General Practitioner (Family Medicine)
Auckland, North Island - view map
Start date: As soon as possible
- Work with a great team
- NZ largest city
We are looking for a permanent General Practitioner (Family Medicine physician) working 3 days per week.
The ideal candidate is someone who wants to be part of our community practice, be able to make a difference in whanau lives, able to multi task, able to work under pressure, and be an amazing team player.
Our practice is situated about 35 kms south of the Auckland Central Business District. This is a growing community where town meets country. It is flanked by the southern reaches of the Manukau Harbour to the West and farmland to the east with rich and fertile soil.
The Practice has 8 consult rooms, a nurse station with 3 beds, private nurse room, phone nurse room, cabin on the premises for respiratory patients, and vaccination clinic. This practice is Cornerstone Accredited.
There are approximately just under 8000 registered patients with- European 85%, Maori 7%, Asian 4%, Pacific Island 1% and other 2%.
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 5876OR