About the Job

GP Required to come and work in an enchanting, semi rural town near Christchurch.


Nestled in the heart of New Zealand’s Canterbury region, framed by the Southern Alps, lies a hidden gem waiting to be explored. Ashburton. While it may not be as well known as some of the country’s larger cities, this charming town offers a wealth of treasures just waiting to be discovered. Only 85 kilometres Southwest of Christchurch, situated between the Rakaia and Rangitata Rivers.

Whether you’re enchanted by its storied past, breathtaking scenery, or strong sense of community, Ashburton offers something special for everyone. Whether you’re embarking on a new chapter with your family, embracing retirement, or simply craving a shift in scenery, this Canterbury gem promises to captivate your spirit.



  • Competitive salary 
  • Accommodation and vehicle allowance
  • Study leave
  • Full time - 8 sessions per week
  • Relocation package negotiable



This practice stands as the leading GP practice in Mid-Canterbury, situated in a vibrant rural economy with a rich history of grain and sheep farming, now transitioning towards a focus on dairying. This shift reflects the evolving landscape of the region, attracting individuals seeking a lifestyle enriched by the balance between work and leisure. It is made up of 7 General Practitioners, 2 Nurse Practitioners, 1 Nurse Practitioner Intern, 8 Registered Nursing staff members and more. There are also 17 Consult Rooms, 2 Minor Operation Rooms, 1 Triage area with 3 beds.

Many choose to make their home here, drawn by the region's reputation for offering a high quality of life and excellent work-life balance. The main hub, Ashburton, provides all the essential services and amenities one would expect in a larger city, minus the typical urban hassles. Here, residents can enjoy a plethora of dining options, from cozy cafes to top-notch restaurants, perfect for unwinding and savouring moments of relaxation.

Dont delay, get in touch today to find out more.

For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Aarron today.

aarron@headmedical.com / 0131 370 0091

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