General Practitioner (Family Medicine physician)
Milton, South Island - view map
Start date: As soon as possible
- Two roles available
- Experience life in a rural community
- Stunning scenery
This busy practice is looking for two General Practitioners (Family Medicine physician) to start as soon as possible. The role has 6 sessions per week with no on-call requirements.
The practice has an enrolled population of 3000 patients. The centre has four practice nurses and is located with the district nursing service. The practice accommodates visiting nurse specialists and has access to counselling, physiotherapy, dental and other services. This small town rural practice caters for the full range of general practice care including accident and emergency medicine work. The GP’s perform minor surgery, fracture management in a well-resourced centre with modern technology. As a teaching practice we are proud to be a part of the next generation of GPs and nurses entering into general practice.
Milton has a population of approximately 2000 people and is the gateway to North, South and Central Otago. This farming area provides the opportunity for travellers to become part of a local ‘family’ and experience life in a rural community. There are a number of kindergartens, primary and secondary schools in the area. It lies only three hours from the ski-fields in Wanaka and Queenstown, and just an hour from the beautiful Catlins, home to the endangered yellow-eyed penguin. The city of Dunedin is less than an hour’s drive and is rich with architecture, is home to the University of Otago and the world’s steepest residential street.
See more of the beautiful South Island here.
How to apply
Contact Debra Wilson, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on +64 4 495 5880OR