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About the Job

Location: South Island, New Zealand

Duration: Locum to long term contract


The Position

Pilkington medics are looking for a locum Geriatrician who would like a change in their lifestyle.  This vacancy as a locum Geriatrician in the South Island of New Zealand has the opportunity for long -term prospects.

The role is based in a 131-bed facility and requires an individual take a leadership role involving the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation plans. 

The successful Physician will be the lead Geriatrician must have completed their specialist training and be eligible for vocational registration with Medical Council of New Zealand. The position offers an attractive remuneration package, relocation assistance and CME allowance.

The Service and Location Overview

The hospital is based in large South Island town (by New Zealand terms) and has a strong link to the Otago Medical School.  Covering a population of approximately 60 000 you will work hard, work along side a fantastic global mix of colleagues and have the opportunity to discover the outdoors and realise there is a lifestyle after work.


Essential Criteria

Must be eligible for specialist registration.  Please refer to the New Zealand Medical Council to assess eligibility for vocational registration.


Pilkington Medics

This Geriatric Medicine role also offers the work life balance people talk about.  Here at Pilkington medics we can tell you what it's really like as we are here, based in New Zealand.

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

 If you are interested in a permanent role in New Zealand or a contract role, we look forward to hearing from you on quoting PM3040

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