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Want to join SCT?

We are currently seeking a Skin Doctor to join our team. If you’re interested in joining the Skin Clinic Taranaki (SCT) team we would love to hear from you. See below advert for this role.



You will work alongside passionate, experienced and like-minded doctors and excellent support staff.  We provide a modern, well equipped facility and fully accredited, experienced staff in a supportive teaching team environment.

Skin Clinic Taranaki is part of the Carefirst Group who provide GP care for over 1/3 of New Plymouth’s population.   This clinic is already very busy without any significant marketing, we have a current doctor who will be reducing hours in the coming months.

This is the perfect opportunity for the right person to build a on large practice, focused on high quality, patient-centred care.

What we offer

  • Flexible arrangements/hours per week
  • Strong earning potential
  • Supportive and experienced management and administrative staff
  • Excellent Nursing support


  • Experience and certification in skin cancer surgery and dermoscopy
  • Willingness to learn and develop skills in skin cancer medicine and surgery.
  • Caring and friendly disposition, team player

Benefits to you

  • 20 GP’s in house potentially referring patients to you
  • Established clinic and processes, fully fitted out with high quality equipment
  • Option to do a combination of GP work and skin cancer, or just skin cancer work
  • A wonderful and fun group of people around you
  • Robust systems for recalls and follow up
  • No weekend or after hours work

This clinic is GP owned, and the management is present, available and supportive. We are responsive to requirements and ideas.  If you are friendly, passionate about skin, have your FRACGP or FRNZCGP and additional skin cancer training, or are working towards it, we would love to hear from to you.

Skin Clinic Taranaki is in a great location, in the heart of New Plymouth and all that the region has to offer.  New Plymouth is in the Taranaki region, on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand. It has a population of over 120,000 people and is a mix of diverse cultures and contemporary styles. New Plymouth is a popular region for visitors, businesses, migrants and their families.   The district is also known for its rugged coastline, world class surfing spots, fertile farming land, oil and gas industries, our café and art culture and major events including WOMAD,  and, of course, the majestic Mt Taranaki. Taranaki’s mild climate allows residents and visitors ample opportunity to enjoy the many outdoor activities on offer. We proudly hold the title of being New Zealand’s sunniest region for 2021 and 2022. 

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For further information, please contact Leigh Sampson, CEO. Ph 027 705 1462 or email

Skin cancer is easily treated if caught early.

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