Katikati - Ref 829002

General Practitioner

Katikati, Bay of Plenty - view map

Contract: Permanent
Start date: As soon as possible

  • Warm sea-side town
  • Ideal base to explore North Island
  • Supportive and friendly team
Rural New Zealand


This dynamic practice is seeking a committed general practitioner to join the friendly team. The role is for 6 to 8 sessions- negotiable  (3 to 4 days) with minimal after hours at the After-hours Centre in Tauranga.

The successful applicant will be hard-working, motivated and have a great sense of humour. The role will include a variety of case presentations from accident and emergency medicine to long term condition management.


This centre is cornerstone-accredited and a teaching practice. You will be part of a well-qualified team with excellent support from reception and nursing staff. All practice nurses are PRIME trained and attend callouts with the on-call GP.

The practice is growing and currently has around 9,000 enrolled patients. The patient demographic is predominately Caucasian, around 10% Māori and an increasing Pacific Island and Indian community. There is a fairly large elderly patient base (65 years+).


Katikati is a gorgeous town with a population of around 4,600. It is situated 30 minutes’ drive north of Tauranga in the North Island. With some of the best scenery New Zealand has on offer combined with a temperate coastal climate, many people from around the country and the world are considering Katikati an ideal place to live, work and play.

Schooling in the area ranges from pre-schools through to secondary schools. A private primary school is located in the area. There are a variety of services available in the centre of town, including two supermarkets, gift shops, clothing shops, butchers, cafes etc.

This is a growing community with great schools, art galleries, beaches and hiking trails nearby. Ski fields and major cities are around three hours drive away.

Take a look at the Bay of Plenty region here.

How to apply

Contact Jenny Butt, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on +64 4 495 5877


  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Register with us

< Back to Rural Vacancies

© NZRGPN 2020 | Site by Creative Marketing | Privacy Policy