Competitive salaries, reasonably priced housing and a variety of inexpensive leisure activities make living in Northland a positive choice.
The Recruitment Team are experienced in working through the Immigration and Registration processes
Easy access to hospitals, no city traffic hassles
Free staff parking
Two on-site cafeterias
Rental accommodation is cheaper than in larger cities
You can choose to live in town or closer to the water’s edge within 20-40 minutes of the hospitals
Staff discounts available at participating businesses
Whangarei, Kaitaia and Dargaville Hospitals provide staff swimming pools
Whangarei and Kaitaia Hospitals have free staff gymnasiums. Staff also benefit from corporate rates at local gyms
The Staff Annual Golf Day and Social Club provide plenty of opportunities for an active social life and getting to know workmates. Northland District Health Board always has a high number of expatriates, especially amongst the nursing and medical staff. This makes for a fairly large, like-minded social group
Uniforms provided for select services
A large, modern staff library that offers a wide-range of services and resources to staff at all NDHB locations. Online resources include core e-journals, e-books (such as Harrisons Online & the Oxford Textbook of Medicine), MDConsult, UpToDate, Ovid Medline, PsycINFO, CINAHL, Proquest and more! Services/facilities include loan of print books, interlibrary loan, library training, PCs with CD/DVD players, headphones, quiet & group study rooms, and a scanning/photocopy/printing machine. All staff have 24 hour access to the library's wifi and networked PCs.