Rotorua, New Zealand - view map
Start date: April 2019
- Locum or permanent GP
- Beautiful tourist city
- GP owned practice
We are seeking a locum or permanent general practitioner for a GP owned practice based in central Rotorua.
The position starts in mid-May, and the ideal candidate will be able to commit through to December. There is also the option to stay on if both parties are happy.
The practice employs 6 permanent, long-standing GP’s, 6 nurses and 5 administrators and has approximately 5900 enrolled patients; made up of 50/50 male and female, and ranging in ages from babies to the elderly.
The clinic is located in central Rotorua and there is a pharmacy just across the road. As well as the usual general medical consults the practice offers minor surgery, ECG’s, spirometry, home visits to rest home patients and very unwell patients.
The practice is seeking a GP to work up to eight sessions per week. GPs also take part in the after-hours roster at Lakes Primecare, which involves around two after hours shifts per month.
Rotorua has long been an iconic tourism destination for both New Zealand travellers and international visitors. It is an adventure playground with a great range of activities to enjoy for any age. Rotorua is known for its beautiful lakes, spectacular geothermal attractions, stunning scenery, and its warm and friendly people.
In and around Rotorua you will find 16 lakes for fishing, kayaking and boating, as well as international mountain biking trails, walking trails and airport and excellent schools. It is 40 minutes to the sea, 2 hours to the ski fields and 3 hours to New Zealand’s gateway city of Auckland.
Explore Rotorua’s popular local markets, boutique style shopping and a delicious variety of ethnic cuisines. There is so much more to discover in NZ’s coolest hot spot!
How to apply
Contact Sarah Maguire, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on +64 4 495 5888OR