Haere Mai (Welcome) Nurses

Whether you’re ready to apply for a nursing role today – or you’re simply seeing what’s on offer for a move some time in the future – you’re in the right place.

We’d love to have you here as part of our Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB nursing team. We want to make the decision, and the process, as easy as possible for you…regardless if you’re just around the corner or on another continent.

You can apply right now for current jobs or start a conversation with one of our team, and we’ll get back to you soon.

NZ Immigration Fast Track to Residency

Aotearoa | New Zealand, and Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB, are keen to welcome overseas health workers to become part of our society long term! In addition to the conventional pathways, NZ Immigration has introduced a Fast Track to residency process for critical workers who are already here or can arrive and apply before 31 July 2022. There has never been an easier pathway for a great life and career in Aotearoa | New Zealand! Here is the link to the official announcement.

If you are keen to experience the NZ lifestyle and grow your nursing career with Te Toka Tumai | Auckland DHB then apply for one of our roles below, today! But you need to hurry if you want to take advantage of the Fast Track residency option……

Our borders are open to critical health workers.

Not Currently in Aotearoa | New Zealand?

Believe it or not, this could be the first step in what could be one of the most memorable and fulfilling journeys of your life: a move to join us in Aotearoa | New Zealand. Move here for a quality nursing career…then be moved by the enviable quality of life we enjoy here in our little corner of the world. Aotearoa | New Zealand is open to critical health workers from around the world and we will support you through the processes. We can also discuss our relocation support package for any position you might be keen on.

The Place to Be

Tamaki Makaurau | Auckland

While we’re the first to admit our entire nation of Aotearoa is a remarkable place – we think Tamaki Makaurau |Auckland is definitely the place to be. It’s where metropolitan sophistication meets breath taking natural beauty. And it’s also home Te Toka Tumai | Auckland District Health Board…the ideal place to bring your passion for nursing and to take it wherever you want it to go.

We’ll support you with practical help and advice on moving to your new city.

Follow your own path

Whether that path is furthering your skills in your chosen specialty, or learning and growing as part of our nation’s leading teaching hospital. Or it could be that our values, approach and commitment to integrity and equitable healthcare are the perfect match for your professional ethos. Whatever the case, we’re committed to making working with us, work for you.

We have Aotearoa | New Zealand’s leading teaching hospital, and every ward has access to educators to further your development and enhance patient outcomes. Nursing is a highly valued profession in our organisation, and this is reflected in the way we take care of our people, and our commitment to safe staffing levels.

We offer a wide range of nursing specialties. These roles support our local service delivery as well as nineteen national services who provide specialist care to all New Zealanders. This includes Starship Children’s Hospital who have the only Paediatric Intensive Care Unit in the country.

If you’re interested, but not quite ready to apply, you can start a discussion with one of our team whose contact details are contained at the bottom of every job listing, or you can fill out our general registration of interest form . 

If you’re an overseas qualified nurse check your NZ Nursing Registration eligibility in advance.

Nursing Jobs Available Right Now

Casual Bureau Nursing

Cardiovascular Nursing

Community & District Nursing

Critical Care/ICU/HDU/ Emergency Nursing

General Medicine Nursing

Mental Health & Addictions Nursing

Oncology/ Haematology Nursing

Operating Rooms/Theatres/ Recovery Nursing

Paediatrics/Child Health/ Starship

General Nursing Team – Great roster flexibility!

Variety of shift options 4 to 12 hours - casual, part time & permanent

Senior Nursing

Surgical Nursing

Women's Health Nursing