General Practitioner - Golden Bay Community Health

Permanent General Practitioner in Rural General Practice

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team at Golden Bay Community Health. This is a permanent post at 0.7 FTE with additional on call at 1 in 7.  You will join six other permanent GPs as part of a great rural team. 

GBCH is an integrated facility comprising ARC, acute admission beds, general practice, allied health services, midwifery services and visiting specialists.

Duties will include providing medical cover within GBCH. This includes general practice, acute presentations, ARC medical support, 5 acute beds. GP workload is organised into routine appointments and a rotating acute care GP.

The post will also include on-call responsibilities designed to maintain 24-7 medical cover for the community (approx. 1 in 7) - rural ACC and PRIME contracts apply. 

A large proportion of GP’s workload is around acute presentations and we offer arrange of services on site including, x ray and simple fracture management, thrombolysis, IV treatments.

The successful applicant will be employed by Nelson Bays PHO and salaried according to experience. This includes 6 weeks annual leave, 2 weeks study leave and a generous educational allowance.

We require: 
0.7 FTE
1 in 7 on call - week nights and weekends
PRIME trained & current Level 7 ACLS
Fellowship with RNZCGP or equivalent, or on the pathway towards Fellowship

We prefer:
Rural experience, although a thorough orientation will be provided
Areas of interest/expertise that can be developed further, e.g. Paediatrics, Radiology

Please contact:
Hannah Cummins 03 525 0060   OR
Linzi Birmingham  03 525 0145

To apply for this role please complete the application form below Please apply by completing the attached NBPH application form and attaching your application letter and CV.

We welcome applicants to come and view our facility.