Registered Nurse - Mental Health

Registered Nurse - Mental Health
  • $65,000 - $84,000 per Annum
  • Contract
  • Auckland, New Zealand Auckland Auckland NZL 1023
Job Ref: HN - MHRN GEN
Sector: Nursing
Sub-sector: Mental Health, Drug & Alcohol
Date Added: 29 July 2022

Medacs Healthcare is recruiting Registered Mental Health Nurses to work across a variety of permanent positions in New Zealand from Auckland to Christchurch or Dunedin, and everywhere in between.

This is an exciting opportunity to continue to grow your mental health experience or explore working in a different sub-speciality within mental health. You will be supported to further develop your clinical skill set in an environment where patient and staff safety comes first.

With more investment being directed into mental health, the opportunities are growing. We have a number of vacancies across all areas of mental health. Key opportunities are available in:

  • Intellectual Disability
  • Inpatient
  • Community
  • Forensic
  • Early Intervention
  • Aged Care
  • Rehabilitation


  • The chance to have a positive impact on people's health and wellbeing
  • Competitive annual salary + penal rates for weekend and night shifts
  • Continued support from a very experienced multi-disciplinary team
  • Career development and training opportunities
  • Possible relocation package on offer

You will be:

  • Knowledge of mental health issues, pharmacology & treatment interventions
  • Have at least 12-months NZ Mental Health Nursing Experience (or comparative Healthcare Systems)
    Post-Grad Certificate in Mental Health would be advantageous
  • New Zealand Registered Nurse or Mental Health Nurse - or be eligible to apply
  • Australian/New Zealand Residency or be eligible to apply for a work visa

To Apply:

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to know more apply now or contact Hayley Newell on 022-658-0967 for a confidential discussion. Alternatively, please click 'Apply Now' and follow the prompts. We look forward to speaking with you.

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Why work with us:

Medacs is a healthcare agency with 25 years of experience in New Zealand as well as international coverage with offices in Australia, the UK, Ireland, and Dubai. We partner with all 20 public health employers', government agencies, numerous other private hospitals and private mental health service providers.

I'm Hayley a Recruitment consultant at Medacs and I specialise in mental health consultancy nationally. Connecting and supporting people on their career paths is something I am fiercely passionate about.

In addition to a range of opportunities for you to consider, I can offer the following;

  • Market Insight
  • Team culture and Insider comments
  • Salary Transparency
  • Professional advice
  • Resume support
  • Help with Interview Preparation
  • Negotiating Salary and Contracts
  • Full 24/7 advice and support for moving to New Zealand
  • Information and direction on registration and visa processes

Please give me a call on +64 22 658 0967 for a confidential discussion

Medacs Healthcare
26/08/2022 05:55:02
AUD 65000 84000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Hayley Newell

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