About the Job

Exciting new GP opportunity in the heart of the Canterbury region, near Christchurch


Working as part of a great team of GPs and Nurse Practitioners, the purpose of this role is to provide patient focused, culturally appropriate and individual care to patients, their families and whānau in the community.


  • Salary between £80,000 - £100,000 Per Annum
  • 0.8 FTE (negotiable)
  • 11 patients per clinical session.
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Full induction programme provided with graduated introduction of clinical load
  • External supervision provided
  • Excellent nursing, management and administrative support
  • Assistance with relocation costs, car and accommodation



Ashburton is a charming town that is located 1hr south of Christchurch which boasts a variety of outdoor and cultural attractions with plenty of natural beauty and a strong community spirit. It is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts offering activities such as fishing, hunting, hiking and is highly popular for those interested in experiencing some of the best skiing and snowboarding in the country at nearby Mount Hutt.

This fantastic opportunity will see you working in a large purpose built facility that supports a broad range of age groups, ethnicities & socio-economic status & with a strong presence  of Maori & New Zealand's indigenous people, you will be an integral part of the team in providing high quality health care to the community. 

Why NZ?

New Zealand is becoming more and more of a location of choice and as you can see, Medical professionals are very well-renumerated and enjoy great working conditions and an excellent work-life balance. 

Next Steps 

We are ready to discuss your options with you as we have assisted many Doctors in making the move to New Zealand and we'd be delighted to discuss the options with you in strict confidence.  Don't delay, get in touch today

Also, we offer a referral scheme which provides you with a cash reward of £500 if you recommend a doctor that we go onto place so spread the word with your friends and colleagues.

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

aarron@headmedical.com / 0131 370 0091

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