General Practitioner (Family Medicine)
Dannevirke, North Island - view map
Contract: Short Term
Start date: ASAP to 29 October
- August to 29 October
- Sessions per week (flexible)
- On-call – negotiable
We have a locum vacancy in Dannevirke for the period – August to 29 October. Sessions per week are flexible. On-call negotiable.
Dannevirke has a population of around 6200, is a family-focussed town with a strong sense of community. It is situated in the Tararua District, which boasts two forest parks, three mountain ranges, rugged coastline, bush-covered valleys and nearly 300 kilometres of river network. The climate has defined seasons, with summer temperatures reaching above 30°C and cool winters.
The town is located only an hour’s drive to the bustling university city of Palmerston North and one and a half hour trip to the famous wine country – the Hawke’s Bay. If you would prefer to stay close to home then the local golf course, heated indoor pool, Ruahine Ranges and the Manawatu River are all easily accessible. Enjoy the trout fishing, canoeing, hiking or horse riding.
Dannevirke is the largest community in the Tararua District and is well serviced with a modern hospital, three secondary schools and a growing commercial sector. The town has its own community radio station, which is a great way to stay informed about local events and news.
How to apply
Contact John Ferguson, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on 021547650OR