Working in New Zealand

With its breathtaking scenery, natural beauty and vibrant cities, New Zealand is becoming 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.

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.

If you are a consultant (specialist) and would like to find out more, please register your details and one of our dedicated recruiters will be in touch. You can also download our free brochure ‘Living and Working in New Zealand’.


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