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Consultant Jobs in New Zealand

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Specialist Consultant Jobs
  • Queensland
  • Locum
  • $2,000 per day
  • 07 Sep 2022 ~ 11 Oct 2022
Situated in central Queensland (QLD), this small 24-bed hospital offers the following services: • Accident and Emergency • Medical and surgical • Paediatric • Obstetric and Maternity • Palliative care • Radiography •...
  • New South Wales
  • Locum
  • $2,500 per day
  • 05 Sep 2022 ~ 08 Sep 2022
Reach your potential at this modern hospital in a vibrant, historic town.  Located in one of the most diverse regions in New South Wales, this city boasts heritage-listed buildings, and world-class museums and galleries...
  • New South Wales
  • Locum
  • $3,000 per day
  • 22 Aug 2022 ~ 29 Aug 2022
Be part of a multi-disciplinary team providing services to the NSW outback.  Located in a classic outback town with heaps of personality, this 98-bed hospital is a major referal centre for the region. It provides a range of...

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Locum Positions

Locuming can help you find the job that you love. Get a chance to investigate different areas of medicine – from emergency medicine to rehabilitation medicine, internal medicine to intensive care medicine and everything in between.

Locuming also exposes you to a variety of work environments. It’s a great way to build your experience and have the flexibility to work on your terms. We’ll help you discover what’s possible.

Dr Kevin Naidoo - working as a locum surgeon
The search for a better lifestyle as a general surgeon. Dr Kevin Naidoo shares his journey from South Africa to NZ
Article by Dr Kevin Naidoo | 14 May 2021

Permanent Roles

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Dr Andrew Liley uses the flexibility of locum life to work as an Anesthestic Consultant and run his own olive grove.
Article by Julia | 28 Feb 2022

Great service, fantastic communication, very personal, and dealt well with troubleshooting.

Cathryn O'Sullivan , Specialist Consultant, General Medicine/Physician

No charges, just great jobs. Our services are free for doctors. Leave the paperwork to us. We can help negotiate higher fees and in some cases add-ons like accommodations.

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Earn up to $3000/day

Locum doctors can earn fantastic rates with flexible hours and locations across Australia and NZ. Whether you're saving for a house, investing or simply feel like treating yourself - locuming is a great way to boost your earnings.

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For most placements, your travel and accommodation costs are covered. This means you get to explore new places with no cost to you.

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Consultant FAQ's
What is a Specialist Consultant in medicine?

In New Zealand, Specialist Consultants are senior doctors that have completed full medical training in a specialised area of medicine.

How much does a Specialist Consultant in medicine make?

In New Zealand, Specialist Consultants are senior doctors that have completed full medical training in a specialised area of medicine. They can make from $250,000 - $600,000+ a year. When locuming in NZ Consultants can make $1500 –$2000 per day

How do you become a Specialist Consultant in New Zealand?

In New Zealand, Specialist Consultants are senior doctors that have completed full medical training in a specialised area of medicine. You will need to complete your medical degree, register with MCNZ, and complete your medical training levels PGY 2-5.