General Practitioner (Family Medicine physician)
Invercargill, South Island - view map
Start date: As soon as possible
- Patient focussed, friendly practice
- Close knit, supportive team
- Gateway to the great NZ outdoors
An opportunity has become available at a small group practice in Invercargill. We are keen to hear from General Practitioners interested in working 6-8 sessions per week. Ideally the practice is looking for someone to commit permanent, however an initial 6-month contract with a view will be considered.
The practice is a patient focussed medical centre offering a full range of general practice services. Their philosophy is to provide holistic primary care in a supportive environment. The practice promotes a healthy work-life balance to help maintain passion for the work they do.
You will be one of three general practitioners, who are well supported by a team of nurses and administration staff. The practice uses Profile.
Invercargill is the southernmost city in New Zealand. It is the commercial centre of the Southland region, sitting amid rich farmland bordered by large areas of conservation land and marine reserves, including Fiordland National Park covering the south-west corner of the South Island, and the Catlins coastal region to the east.
The city is superbly located for the outdoor enthusiast. Fiordland is New Zealand’s largest National Park, comprising 1.2 million hectares of mountain, lake, fiord and rainforest. It is home to three of New Zealand’s Great Walks: the Milford, Routeburn and Keppler Tracks.
Queenstown is just 2 hours drive inland, with attractions of alpine skiing in the winter and year round walking and cycling, along with a range of lake, river and mountain adventure activities.
Stewart Island is a 1 hour boat trip from the southern port town of Bluff, and home to over 280km walking tracks making it a great destination for walking, birding, fishing, sea kayaking, diving and hunting.
Invercargill is well-equipped with an excellent range of shops and a selection of lively bars and restaurants. Victorian, Edwardian and Art Deco heritage buildings give the city a charming old-world character.
Invercargill is a family friendly city, with a welcoming community, affordable living and strong reputation for providing innovative and high quality education. It is home to the Southern Institute of Technology, a polytechnic which provides undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications.
See more of the region here.
How to apply
Contact David Davenport-Brown, Senior Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on +64 021840756.OR