Specialist Consultant

General medicine/physician

Timaru, South Island NZ

Job Description:

Locum cover is required for:

  • All of December 2023
  • Two - three weeks in January 2024
  • 5 - 11 February 2024
  • 4 - 10 March 2024
  • 1 - 7 April 2024
  • 29 April - 12 May 2024

Position Details:

  • Shifts from February to May 2024 may or may not include weekend on call work depending on availability and familiarity with the hospital.


  • Travel and accommodation are included.

Client Description:

This is a public hospital in the southern Canterbury region, providing a range of inpatient, outpatient and community secondary services.

The hospital provides 24/7 acute medical, surgical and maternity services, Assessment, Treatment & Rehabilitation (AT&R) services for older persons and a number of tertiary services through visiting clinicians.

Location Information

This hospital is located in the Southern Canterbury region, 160 km South of Christchurch and 200 km North of Dunedin.

The CBD contains a precinct boasting excellent dining and interesting shopping. Surrounded by many inland lakes, there is the opportunity to partake in a range of water sports during the summer. In winter, there are also at least five South Island ski fields are all less than a 2 hour drive.

Activities and features within the region:

• Museum
• Art Gallery
• Mini-golf

  • Timaru, South Island NZ
  • Locum
  • $1,500 per day
  • NOW ~ 12 May 2024

Job reference: JN00256297