Permanent General Practitioner with Teaching role in Rural General Practice

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with a special interest in teaching to join our team at Golden Bay Community Health.   

This is a permanent post of 24-32 hours per week (flexible) with additional on call.

The on call component covers after hours Mon-Fri and weekends and is a 1:7 roster.

As an integrated healthcare facility, GP sessions are interspersed with management of acute presentations and we offer arrange of services on site including x ray and simple fracture management, thrombolysis, IV treatments.  Additionally, we have five acute beds, providing acute, hospice, and respite care for our community.

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

 Additionally, there will be appropriate time allocated for taking the lead in teaching medical students, house surgeons and GP registrars.

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:

 24-32 hours (0.6-0.8 FTE)

1 in 7 on call - week nights and weekends 

PRIME trained & current Level 7 ACLS.

Teaching interest/experience

Fellowship with RNZCGP or equivalent, or on the pathway towards Fellowship

 We prefer:

Rural experience, although a thorough orientation will be provided.

For further information please contact :

 Dr Hannah Cummins, Clinical Director Hannah.cummins@nbph.org.nz

 Linzi Birmingham, General Manager Linzi.birmingham@nbph.org.nz

We welcome applicants to come and view our facility..

Please look at our website www.gbhealth.org.nz which will give you a great insight to the services we provide.

To apply for this role, please complete the application form below and attach your CV and cover letter where indicated. A job description for this role can be found below.. This role is open until filled.