GP - New Plymouth, Taranaki Region, New Zealand
New Adventure, New Lifestyle. New Zealand
We are looking for a General Practitioner for an exciting opportunity in the heart of the stunning Taranaki Region on the North Island of New Zealand. This is a fantastic opportunity for a GP who is looking to join a well-established, community Medical Centre which may also lead to a potential partnership opportunity within the practice. You will be part of team that is committed to providing a warm & friendly environment for its patients and you will help provide high quality Primary Care in the community.
This region is on the West Coast of the North Island and enjoys a temperate climate with warm summers and mild winters. The population of 104,000 enjoy life in one of the most beautiful regions of New Zealand.
Situated mid-way between Auckland and Wellington, this region is one of those places in the world people visit, and find they never want to leave. The small yet thriving city situated in between a majestic mountain with excellent winter sports and a rugged coastline with world-renowned surf, great career opportunities, arts, culture, cafes and outdoor living mean it's a fantastic place to work, live and play.
- Embrace that work life balance
- Full Time positions with a competitive salary & relocation package
- Flexible with the start date but keen to have a doctor starting from September 2017
Opening Hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5pm with no on call cover required.
The region is especially suited to anyone who loves the great outdoors or to families looking for family life and excellent schools and affordable housing. The temperate climate and high sunshine hours (3rd highest in NZ), combined with a welcoming and multicultural community makes Taranaki a great destination.
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New Zealand is becoming more and more a location of choice for those who previously considered Australia as the most desirable location down under. Its rapid growth compared to other developed countries has recently been referred to as a “rock star economy” and it was voted the best place in world to raise a family by the 2014 HSBC Expat Explorer Survey, with the report describing it as “an ideal destination to raise active, outdoorsy and healthy children.”
Medical professionals are well-remunerated and enjoy good working conditions and an excellent work life balance in New Zealand.
There’s never been a better time to look more closely at what NZ has to offer:
- No geographical restrictions – opportunities in major cities, towns, coastal, and rural locations
- Great transport links, most locations fly to International Airports making flight connections to/from NZ easy
- Excellent educational system, with private and public schools as well as a number of tertiary institutions
- Strong real estate market and affordable housing to suit your style – apartment, townhouse, or lifestyle block
- Incredible scenery and diverse wildlife – explore the great outdoors from beaches to mountains
- Living well and feeling healthy is embraced as a lifestyle for all the family
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