Medical Recruitment News

American College of Radiology Virtual Career Fair

Radiologists, what a great opportunity to find out about working in Australia or New Zealand! This week Angela and Rachel are attending the American College of Radiology Virtual Career Fair. If you or any Radiologist colleagues are interested in a no obligation chat about jobs in New Zealand or Australia, please feel welcome to register…

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Coming to New Zealand on a Critical Purpose Visa

Although the New Zealand border remains closed to non-residents or citizens, you may still be able to enter the country if you have a critical purpose for coming such as a health or disability worker. https://www.immigration.govt.nz/about-us/covid-19/border-closures-and-exceptions/entry-to-new-zealand/critical-purpose-reasons-you-can-travel-to-new-zealand#critical-health-workers If you are deemed a Critical Health Worker and been offered a job you can apply for a critical purpose visa. This is…

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Trans-tasman bubble to open

After months of uncertainty, New Zealand and Australia’s trans-tasman bubble will open meaning quarantine-free travel from Monday 19th April 2021. This is fantastic news for many people who have loved ones on both sides of the Tasman, as well as a much-needed boost for our economic recovery. Eligibility and criteria for quarantine free travel between…

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Mandatory booking for managed isolation in New Zealand

It’s hard to believe that we are now into October, with Christmas just around the corner. This has been the year of constant changes with the most recent centered around mandatory isolation. For anyone travelling to New Zealand and arriving from 3 November onwards, you will legally be required to have a voucher for managed…

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Update on New Zealand border closures

Immigration New Zealand have recently updated information about exceptions to border closures, including those deemed critical health workers from overseas who are not New Zealand citizens or residents. From the Immigration New Zealand (INZ) site: “Critical health and disability workers are current or new (start date March to 31 December 2020) employees who hold a…

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New Zealand border and international flights

New Zealand immigration recently extended the exemption for border closures to the 31st August 2020. This applies to critical health workers who may be current or new employees (start date March to 31 August 2020) delivering critical services within the NZ health and disability system. For more detail click the following link: https://www.immigration.govt.nz/about-us/covid-19/border-closures-and-exceptions As most…

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New Zealand is now virus free

We did it! After months of restrictions due to COVID-19, New Zealand has now moved to Alert Level 1. New Zealand has seen no new reported cases of the virus in the past few weeks, putting us in a rare category of countries who have managed to eradicate COVID-19. For the majority of the population…

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