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Expressions of Interest - General Practice Liaison (GPL)

An opportunity has arisen for a 0.1FTE (8 hours per fortnight) General Practice Liaison (GPL) based in the Eastern Bay of Plenty.

An opportunity has arisen for a 0.1FTE (8 hours per fortnight) General Practice Liaison (GPL) based in the Eastern Bay of Plenty. This role will initially be for a 12 month period to test whether the time allocated is sufficient to provide a link between DHB provided services and general practices.

The successful candidate will be a practicing general practice clinician working in the Eastern Bay of Plenty. They will have excellent communication skills as well as experience in quality improvement.

The position sits within the service improvement unit which is part of a wider evolving Quality Improvement Network. The new general practice liaison will join three other GPLs currently based in Tauranga. The GPLs report to the Clinical Director of Innovation and Improvement.

If the successful candidate is vocationally registered with a medical college they will be employed under the Senior Medical Officers MECA. The length of time vocationally registered will determine the step on the MECA pay scale.

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At BOPDHB, our values of Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence are at the centre of everything we do.  We use values-based recruitment to help us recruit people who share our values, as we know this makes a positive difference to job satisfaction and the experience of our patients and their families/whānau.   For more information about our values and working at BOPDHB, please visit our website

All positions at the BOPDHB are subject to safety checks; in addition the candidate may be required to supply evidence of Transmissible Disease Immunity at their own cost.

This is classified as a children’s worker role, therefore subject to the safety check
 requirements of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014

To apply for this position, please click this link and apply as you normally would.  On the appropriate page please upload your CV and cover letter etc. Make sure to go through all pages, and click on to the ‘submit’ button.  If you apply successfully you will immediately be emailed a confirmation email.  Please do not send this link on to anyone else.   The link will close at midnight on Sunday 30 June 2019.   

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