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About the Job

Location: North Island, New Zealand

Duration: Long term contract


The Position

This Geriatrician role requires an individual take a leadership role involving the assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation plans and supervision of junior doctors.  An interest in acute stroke or orthogeriatrics is ideal but not limited to a Geriatrician applying this Geriatric Medicine role.

The successful Physician will have a range of expertise within Geriatric Medicine and be very lucky to be supported by an energetic and experienced team.  The medical team look forward to supporting, and building on the current service with the new Geriatrician.

The Service Overview

The 324- bed hospital provides specialists healthcare services in anesthetics, geriatrics, general medicine and surgery, orthopedics, obstetrics and gynecology, and psychiatry with specialists offering clinical support and health allied services.

The Location

Centrally located in a vibrant coastal city covering a regional population of just over 200 000 and fast growing.   The coast city is the home to New Zealand largest export port, amazing white sand beaches letting you discover great walking tracks through native bush and along the beach.  Tauranga offers a cafe scene to a fishing scene.  Step outside Tauranga, and there are ski fields 2 hours away, an amazing peninsula to discover, good people to get to know, and sunshine surrounding the Bay of Plenty.

Essential Criteria

Must be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of NZ.

Pilkington Medics

Pilkington Medics takes pride basing the company here in New Zealand so we can share with others what it is actually like to live and work here.  We are not reading it from a brochure; we visit the hospitals, GP surgeries and Dental practices and a few beaches and mountains in between. We know because we are here!  We have the passion for helping people achieve their career and lifestyle goals.


We can give you the good, the bad, and the ugly working and living here in New Zealand.  So apply today and Pilkington medics can help your relocation to New Zealand goes smoothly


To find out more about this role, working in New Zealand and how to get all your ducks in a row, contact Anna Crawford on email or via linked in on  please quote PM3039


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