Specialist Consultant

General practice - GP / family medicine

Whanganui, North Island NZ

Job Description:

Our client is advertising an opportunity for a Medical GP Specialist to permanently join their team at a GP clinic in the North Island of New Zealand. 

The ideal start date for this position is ASAP.


  • 5300 patients
  • Working across two sites, 64% Maori, high needs population
  • VCLA, Cornerstone accredited Practice with great collegial support. 
  • Under pinned by Whanau Ora they deliver a whanau-centred approach. Cultural support and hands on experience by visiting local marae, weekly karakia and waiata sessions. 

Client Description:

This group practice has approximately 5,200 enrolled patients and is part of an Iwi-lead organisation which aims to improve health services and access for the Māori community. This busy clinic offers low-cost services including:

  • Pregnancy and parenting support
  • Dietician
  • Health homes support
  • B4 School Check Programme (for children under 4 years old)
  • Cervical screening
  • Diabetes podiatry service
  • Family health and community outreach

Location information

The clinic is located in Whanganui, on the west coast of New Zealand’s North Island. Centred around the mouth of the Whanganui river, this vibrant urban district has plenty of cafes, art galleries, museums and nightlife. Highlights include:

  • Kai Iwi Beach
  • A vibrant coffee culture, with lots of great cafes
  • Exploring nearby Tongariro National Park
  • Visiting the Bridge to Nowhere in Whanganui National Park

  • Whanganui, North Island NZ
  • Permanent
  • $150,000 ~ $220,000
  • NOW ~ 19 Sep 2024

Job reference: JN00250523