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Are you ready for your next adventure in New Zealand?

Are you an international medical professional interested in working as a Doctor in New Zealand? We assist doctors in all medical specialties and seniorities with securing rewarding medical jobs in New Zealand. We are also one of the only medical recruitment agencies with in-house migration agents and a team of regulatory experts to provide support and guidance to all Doctors accepting a role with us. 

If you are interested in working in New Zealand as a doctor, the first step is to register your personal details with our recruitment team. 

Register your details and begin your journey today!


Benefits of Working in New Zealand as a Doctor

With its breathtaking scenery, vibrant cities and enviable quality of life, New Zealand is a top destination choice for doctors looking for a career and lifestyle change. The benefits of living and working in New Zealand include:

  • A modern, well-run, fair healthcare system, both public and private. Well-regulated hours facilitating a good work life balance.
  • A clean and safe environment to live and work, with good education, housing and transport networks.
  • A relatively favourable tax system for your earnings and assets.

Find out more

Wavelength has longstanding relationships with hospitals across the North and South Islands and the majority of our roles in New Zealand are at consultant level across all specialties on permanent and fixed term contracts.

The Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ) provides registration pathways for overseas specialists to work in New Zealand, depending on background and experience. Applications for registration take between one to six months. Our expert recruitment and regulatory consultants ensure the entire end-to-end recruitment and migration process is as seamless and stress-free as possible.

If you’re a consultant (specialist) and would like to find out more, register your details and one of our experienced medical recruiters will be in touch. 

You will also receive our free comprehensive brochure about ‘Living and Working in New Zealand’.

For personal insights on making the move to New Zealand, please read the testimonials below or head to our blog where Wavelength’s director, Dr John Bethell, talks to UK doctor Nigel Giles who made the move to New Zealand a few years ago:

“Wavelength exemplifies professionalism and attention to detail in all of their dealings with me. The transition to a different culture and work practice is not easy but they made the journey stress-free. Wavelength are a pleasure to work with and I would highly recommend them to any other professional contemplating a change in working environment.”

Dr Sachin Mathur, Surgeon

Wavelength really extended themselves to give me excellent support. In fact, support from the entire Wavelength team was outstanding especially considering I was on the other side of the world.

Dr Marcus Abel
General Practitioner

Wavelength were so helpful in assisting me with all the intricacies involved in finding work in another country. Nothing was too much trouble and I was kept informed at all stages. So, if like me you are thinking of expanding your horizons I cannot recommend Wavelength highly enough to help achieve your ambitions. Are there other better agencies? I doubt it.

Robert Hatts
Consultant Anaesthetist

I find the people at Wavelength to be friendly, helpful and to always have a positive outlook on the project at hand. They definitely listen to my needs and act in my interest. The information they provide is excellent and informative, and everyone has made me feel very welcome. I would definitely recommend Wavelength to a friend.

Dr Jeff Neale
Consultant Surgeon
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