About Us

Rural Locums Northland is an arm of Te Tai Tokerau Primary Health Organisation (PHO) that supports a membership of 460 registered health professionals in the delivery of primary care services to 64,  074 patients.

This number includes general practitioners, registered or enrolled nurses, counsellors, diversional therapists, midwives, occupational therapists, pharmacists, physios, podiatrists and social workers.

There are other health supporters who assist with primary care services.  They range from health care assistants, community health workers, kahimahi and kaiawhina within these practices.

Rural Locums Northland operates a government contract, providing general practitioners and practice nurse (PN) locum support to all rural Northland general practices.

We understand general practice and our team will work to match your needs to the right GP/PN locum placement and support you throughout the process.

Rural Locums Northland offers a range of exciting placements available across the region.

These placements are managed carefully, and we provide our locums with comprehensive support throughout the placement process.

See what Dr Rachel says about working as a locum GP in rural Northland.

Te Tai Tokerau PHO works in close co-operation with Manaia PHO, Whangarei to deliver shared district wide projects to improve patients’ outcomes.

If you have a question or want to register your interest in working in rural Northland Contact us now.