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Exciting opportunity for a General Practitioner in a lively, rural town in the South Island of New Zealand





Christchurch is widely known for its fantastic eateries, bars, shops and all manors of leisure pursuits. The rebuild has introduced a creative feel with colourful murals & new modern architecture which compliments and show cases the cities resilience. If you are a lover of the great outdoors, Christchurch is a great base for you to explore all that the South Island & New Zealand has to offer.


This modern, purpose built practice comprises of 8 doctors, 9 nurses and has 5 consultant rooms. Located in Darfield - a hub for activities in the Canterbury region from garden tours to winter ski trips. 

Embraced by the majestic Southern Alps, Darfield unveils a network of walking trails that wind through hills and alongside cascading waterfalls. From the demanding Torlesse Tussock Reserve to the enchanting natural limestone expanse of Castle Hill, there are captivating paths to traverse and explore. Nestled on the fertile Canterbury plains, Darfield finds its place between the Rakaia and Waimakariri rivers, inviting visitors to partake in water sports, embark on off-road adventures, and find moments of relaxation and rejuvenation in this picturesque setting.


  • Flexible with start dates
  • Attractive salary up to $200,000 per annum
  • Will consider newly qualified and experienced doctors
  • Permanent position 8-10 sessions per week
  • Relocation package negotiable

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

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.

Don't delay, get in touch today. 

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

aarron@headmedical.com / 0131 370 0091

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