FT Permanent position or 1 year Fixed Term Contract

This region offers a vast range of amazing sights and entertainment. From skiing, biking, tramping, beaches, to quiet walks through New Zealand’s glorious scenery.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Consultant Psychiatrist who can demonstrate an excellent skill base, and show a strong commitment to a working effectively within a team. An interest in subspecialties such as Consultation Liaison, Addictions or Elder Health can be an advantage. The role offers a 1:5 on call roster and the FTE can be negotiable.

To apply for this role, you must be eligible to apply for vocational or locum tenens registration with the Medical Council for New Zealand.


Working in New Zealand

New Zealand has a Multi-Employer Collective Agreement in place across all the District Health Boards and NZDr can provide you with the details for this. It makes for a great lifestyle here in New Zealand.

Benefits include:

  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • 2 weeks / $16,000 CME/CPD Allowance
  • Base salary + allowances for job size, on call and availability.
  • Reimbursement of your practicing registration fees, college membership and indemnity insurance

The Relocation package packages vary with each DHB.

Working with NZDr means advice and support with:

  • Medical Council Registration.
  • Immigration.
  • Job search and interview set up.
  • Our experience of living in New Zealand - regions, healthcare and school systems.

NZDr is proudly New Zealand owned and operated – talk with the locals!
Kate McKendry

Phone: +64 21 288 NZDr (6937)

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Location: North Island, West Coast.

Salary: $164,000 - $244,560 Base + $16,000 CME + allowances, reimbursements and relocation package.

Work type: Permanent