In our articles you will find news, views and issues from around New Zealand.  We also profile some of our placements so that you can see and experience what living and working in New Zealand is really like. 

Picture:  Mt Manganui beach

Latest Updates

  • Urban medical recruitment a new focus for NZLocums

    Date published
    22 Sep 2016

    NZLocums Senior Relationship Manager, Sarah Maguire, has embarked on a new project after recently returning to the workforce following maternity leave.While NZLocums’ focus is first and foremost on the placement of General Practitioners and Nurse Practitioners into rural communities, in accordance with their Government recruitment contract, outside of the contract and under Sarah’s guidance, NZLocums has expanded its recruitment services to provide placements into urban locations.

  • Intrepid doctor shares her travelling experiences

    Date published
    21 Sep 2016

    Canadian born doctor Vivian Skovsbo has worked in many countries around the world. Recruited by NZLocums as a GP in New Zealand, we asked her about her career choice, experiences working overseas and here, and why she’s chosen to come back and work in New Zealand on more than one occasion. 

  • Network News Spring 2016

    Date published
    20 Sep 2016

    Network News E-magazine cover

  • Peter Snow Memorial Award 2017

    Date published
    19 Sep 2016

    Do you know of a medical or nursing colleague in rural health worthy of this accolade?

  • Seven rural practices receive nine new doctors

    Date published
    16 Sep 2016

    NZLocums hosted nine new doctors at its September Orientation course, held in Wellington, to prepare overseas General Practitioners and Practice Nurses for work in New Zealand.

  • PMAANZ Prize Winner

    Date published
    12 Sep 2016

    Congratulations Bernie Addy from Te Kuiti Medical Centre, who was our prize winner at the PMAANZ conference on Saturday. It was great talking with our New Zealand practice managers at the conference.

  • NZLocums will be at the PMAANZ Conference

    Date published
    7 Sep 2016

    Practice managers, come and visit us at the PMAANZ conference in Auckland this coming Friday and Saturday.

  • NZLocums welcomes new staff

    Date published
    5 Sep 2016

    Tamzyn Luafalealo and Sarah Fearon recently joined the NZLocums team.

  • Meet NZLocums in the UK!

    Date published
    15 Jul 2016

    If you're interested in working as a GP in New Zealand, come and meet us in the UK. We’ll tell you what you can expect, discuss how long you’d like to stay, and help you every step of the way through the application process.

  • RN prescribing a reality

    Date published
    14 Jul 2016

    The first registered nurse prescriber could be signing their first script on September 20 when long-awaited RN prescribing regulations come into force.