General Practitioner (Family Medicine)
Auckland, North Island - view map
Contract: Short Term
Start date: ASAP to 16 December 2022
- ASAP to 16 December 2022
- One day per week (Friday)
- New Zealand’s largest city
We are looking for locum General Practitioner (Family Medicine physician) working one day (Friday) per week for an international charitable organisation.
The role would suit a flexible doctor who can think outside the box and enjoys helping people and having a role with a twist. It is on Friday’s only although other days could be negotiated.
A background in mental health would be beneficial but not mandatory. The patients are a unique bunch in that they normally only frequent the centre as a one-off but they do have a range of health needs that need looking after. Remuneration to be negotiated.
Auckland is New Zealand’s largest city, there are almost 400,000 people living within the city’s boundary and 1.18 million in the greater Auckland area – that’s about a third of the entire country’s population. The city’s population is expected to grow by about 50% over the next 50 years.
Built on a narrow isthmus between two island-studded harbours, Auckland is renowned for its beauty, with 100km of coastline crammed with stunning beaches, 23 regional parks, two marine reserves and a landscape dotted with 48 volcanic cones. With all the water surrounding the region, it’s no wonder Aucklander’s boast the largest boat ownership per capita in the world – that’s why it’s called “The City of Sails”.
The city has a huge range of activities and attractions to offer visitors. You can dine at more than 800 restaurants, catch awesome views from atop the tallest tower in the Southern Hemisphere or from one of the city’s volcanic vantage points, or take in the theatre at the world-class Aotea Centre. There’s the Auckland Museum, National Maritime Museum, the historic Auckland Art Gallery, Kelly Tarlton’s Underwater World, the Zoo – the list goes on.
See more of the Auckland region here.
How to apply
Contact David Davenport-Brown, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on +64 4 495 5876.OR