General Practitioner - Clinical Lead
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Te Oranganui Medical Centre
Friendly, welcoming work environment
Supportive and professional team
About Te Oranganui:
Te Oranganui is a health and social service provider based in Whanganui and offers a wide range of services to all people within the Whanganui and neighboring regions. Free services available include Mental Health & Addictions, Disability Support, Whānau & Community and Healthy Families. Te Oranganui Medical Centre and its associated services such as Tamariki Ora, Rural Community Nurse and the Quit Smoking clinic are also available.
We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic General Practice Clinical Lead to join our well-established practice. The practice currently employs three permanent, vocationally registered GPs.
This is a full time position, however the hours are negotiable, as is the number of patient contact days and clinical lead time.
Staff here work very well as a team and there is excellent collegial support. The GPs work alongside an excellent nursing team and a supportive Administration team. The clinic is located in a lovely well-equipped building with modern facilities. There are around 6000 registered patients across our main Practice and our satellite Practice in Waverley, with a high Māori population. Staff must have a good level of cultural awareness, or be open to learning about different cultures. All new staff will be supported to complete the organisations Whānau Ora training, ensuring there is a consistent understanding of the organisations Whānau Ora approach and goals.
The clinic is open from 8.30am to 5.00pm weekdays, with evening clinics from 5.00pm-8.00pm two days a week. The Practice is ideally looking for a GP to work 5 days per week however this is negotiable. Our GP team are a part of the on-call roster at the afterhours acute services at Whanganui Accident & Medical Centre based at the Whanganui Hospital, this is a 5 minute drive away from the clinic.
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