General Practitioner

  • Kelburn
  • Permanent
  • Mon Sep 7 01:44:27 2020
  • 90196

  • General Practitioner (Permanent; Full-Time 37.5 hours)
  • Are you registered with RNZCGP (or working towards accreditation)
  • Do you have a passion for supporting a diverse range of young adults, with experience in gender diversity/LARC insertion/minor surgery/ADHD?

This is an exciting opportunity to join our multi-disciplinary team on a permanent basis.

Our Student Health Service is Cornerstone-accredited and in this clinical role, you will be working with our team of nurses, general practitioners and support staff to deliver high-quality primary care to Victoria University of Wellington students in a challenging, rewarding and forward-thinking environment. You will also work closely with the Health Coach, Health Improvement Practitioner, Student Counselling and other student support teams.

We offer excellent working conditions, which include:

  • Expenses for APC/MPS/RNZCGP membership
  • Professional Development leave and funding
  • Sick leave entitlement
  • Regular peer review, CME, MDT meetings
  • Monthly wellbeing hour
  • Bi-annual team building days
  • Modern spacious premises
  • Supportive team culture

We are looking for applicants with:

  • Vocational registration with RNZCGP (or working towards)
  • A passion for working in a team environment, to achieve the best possible health care outcomes for our diverse population of students
  • Experience with gender diversity/LARC insertion/minor surgery/ADHD (desirable)

We belong to Compass Primary Healthcare Network and provide wide-ranging multi-disciplinary primary health care to 10,000 enrolled students. We also work with a diverse group of 2,500 international students and provide some services to the wider University student population.

This role requires safety checking through the police vetting system under the Vulnerable Children Act 2014.

For further information please contact Dr Gill Mark at gill.mark@vuw.ac.nz or call 04 463 5308.

Role Description

Applications close 7th October 2020

Application information

Please note, we only accept applications from NZ citizens, residents or someone on a current working visa. If you are on a visa of any type, please specify which and when it expires with a clear copy along with your application.

Important - Application Steps.


Download and complete the University Application Form.


Click Apply Now Button at the base of the advert, follow the process to enter your contact details and add your CV in the online form.


Email the completed application form, cover letter and any other supporting documentation to erecruit@vuw.ac.nz  stating the reference number and position title from the advert in the subject line.

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