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We have a number of unique yet highly exciting opportunities for General Practitioners who are looking to work at the heart of a rural community in the stunning South Taranaki Region on the North Island of New Zealand. 








Taranaki is a region on the West Coast of the North Island and enjoys a temperate climate with warm summers and mild winters and is 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. From the majestic mountain with excellent winter sports, rugged coastline with world-renowned surf to the arts, culture, cafes and outdoor living mean, it's a fantastic place to work, live and play.

  • One Urgent Care position
  • Two General Practitioner positions
  • Suitable for a sole travelling GP or a GP couple
  • Fantastic salary/benefits package. 4wks accommodation, 3mths car hire, Air Fares, 5wks annual leave plus public holidays

This is a fantastic and unique opportunity for a GP who is looking to have the freedom & variety of working at rural practices it the heart of the South Taranaki Region. You will be a welcome addition to a close knit team that is committed to providing a warm & friendly environment for its patients in the community.

Information on Taranaki


Why NZ?

Why Not!!!!

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 great working conditions and an excellent work life balance in New Zealand.

Next Steps

We have assisted many Doctors in making the move to New Zealand and we’d be delighted to discuss the options with you in strictest confidence.  We also offer a referral reward if you refer a Friend and we place them! Click here for details
Get in touch with debbiek@headmedical.com
Read our Guide to Living and Working in New Zealand to learn more about the lifestyle
Learn more about the English Language requirements and if they are applicable to you
Check your eligibility for Medical Registration with Medical Council of New Zealand or ask us for advice


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

debbiek@headmedical.com / +44 (0)131 240 5279

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