Tonix Testimonials - real success stories

Our Success Stories

Del Roberts


I work in mental health in the UK, but felt that I needed a change of scene, and working in New Zealand was always a dream for me. Tonix agency came highly recommended to me by a colleague who had used them in the past when he moved to New Zealand...

Sher & Paul


We both cannot believe that this last year has just flown by! We have had the most fantastic time in NZ and finished our jobs in Auckland in January this year. We then subsequently went around the country doing everything we possibly could fit in....

Laura MacDonald – Surgical RN


One of the great perks about nursing is that the whole world is always looking for nurses. I had always wanted to travel nurse abroad and when I started to talk to coworkers, someone told me about Tonix Health Recruitment- and what a great discove...

Lois Thornton – Clinical Nurse Specialist


‘My husband, Dave, and I have dreamed for many years of an extended adventure in New Zealand. Because international work provides the challenge and learning opportunities that I enjoy, the choice to seek work as a nurse in New Zealand was the firs...

Ben Waite – ED RN


Finding a job in New Zealand seemed like an un-achievable task, but after making contact with Kate, things began to flow. From the beginning, she provided me with very helpful information regarding what needed to be done before applying for jobs h...

Cath Keevils


A better quality of life, good work life balance and the opportunity to pursue our love of the outdoors in a beautiful country was our motivation for moving to New Zealand - a journey that began at the start of 2012. After visiting the down under ...

Jeff McCue – RN Timaru


Tonix is a wonderful, friendly, and committed health recruitment agency, dedicated to providing clients with job opportunities that suit their personal needs, interests and abilities. The process of relocating to a different country for work can b...

Felix Over – RGN, Wellington


I am a British Nurse who has recently moved to Wellington with the assistance of Tonix. The Tonix team have been fantastically helpful with all aspects of finding work and moving to New Zealand. Their friendly efficient team were always on hand to...

Sue Florence – RN theatres, Auckland


Dear Kate, well from my side Tonix has been great. You have given wise advice and have gone the extra mile.You provided me with useful information and steered me in the right direction.You were there when I needed someone with a bit of 'clout' and...

Cherry – Rotorua


I just wanted to say THANKYOU THANKYOU THANKYOU for your unfailing advice, support and expertise in making our dream come true, by assisting us every step of the way from the UK to New Zealand My husband , 23 year old son and I are now living the ...

Cara Hafner


it is hard to believe that a year has passed since our arrival in New Zealand and I feel so bad for having waited this long to say a heartfelt THANK YOU to you for all of your help in the journey to our new life here in New Zealand. It has been...

Mandy Stanton


Hi Kate, you will be pleased to know that we are all great. I'm enjoying my time at Wairau and feel like I have been there for ages. The staff are so friendly and they have really helped with the transition. The midwifery system is very different ...

Tai Hartley – Registered Midwife – Blenheim


Hi Heidi and Kate! Great to hear from you! I think about you and all the help you both gave me relocating over here almost every week and think that I must get round to doing you that testimonial for your website as promised 6 months ago, but h...

Christopher Cole – RN BSN


I wanted to write to thank you for your help during my recent attempt to transfer my nursing license from the United States to New Zealand. After consideration I decided that now was not the time to move to New Zealand. Though the nursing counc...

Lucy Robinson, RN Paediatrics, Wellington


Hello Everyone.... well I have now been in Wellington for almost 4 weeks. What can i say....apart from Wellington is just amazing! what a great place to live and so different from England!!! the place is stunning and is continuing to amaze me ever...

Clinical Nurse Manager, Wellington


Wellington is a great place to live and work. If you love the outdoors, shopping, surfing, restaurants, skiing or just chilling then Wellington has something for you. I have lived here with my partner for 4 years, leaving family and friends in the...

Paul Elder


A Testament to Tonix Having attended the Expo for Australia the previous week of March 2007 my husband and I travelled down to London hoping that the Expo for New Zealand didnt give us any reason to doubt that Australia was for u...

Denise and Wayne


Hi to you all, Just thought I would give you all a little taste of this wonderful place. When we decided that we wanted to go somewhere different I spoke to a colleague in work back in the United Kingdom who was already in the process of movin...

Elaine Wareham – RN, Auckland


I wholeheartedly recommend Tonix if you want to fulfil your dream and live in New Zealand! Linda was such a support,so warm and encouraging that even when things seemed to go wrong I knew there was someone rooting for me and not giving up! She was...

Hilary Rimmer


My partner and I, along with our two daughters, came to New Zealand five years ago this September. We decided after Peter was made redundant from his job and it was winter in England (Southport) to move abroad, to look at other jobs and countries....

Heather Spence


Every day feels like a holiday ! Yes that's how my family and I feel since we moved from Scotland to Wellington, New Zealand in October last year. We finally had our dream come true. We are, Heather, Duncan, Lee (23) and Kelly (18) Spence. After m...

Christal Morrison


My fiance and I decided to set out on our first overseas work adventure together in 2007. Tonix made our move from Edmonton, Canada to New Zealand completely painless!! We even brought our dog with us from Canada (but that's a whole other story). ...

The Keenan Family


Our decision to move to New Zealand from Canada started about one year ago. I began my search by looking at different countries around the world with job opportunities for ICU nurses. I sent Tonix an email with some general enquiries and we receiv...

Suma Anish


I came to New Zealand in September 2007 with my husband. We chose North Island because we thought it will be warmer than the South Island. It was a great movement for me because I was working as a RN at Nursing Home in UK since 2004. With my previ...

Joseph McDonald


I live and work in Wellington New Zealand and moved here in August 2004 with my wife and daughter for a better lifestyle and more career opportunities. We chose Wellington to live in as it is a is the capital of New Zealand, the country's second l...

Nico


For my part I have to say that I missed my family and friends over Christmas for sure, but being homesick? Nope! And even now, I'm not. Probably has something to do that I am happy here! Claire my nursing educator praised me recently, saying that ...

Claire Underwood – RN


An English accent in New Zealand nearly always begs the question How long have you been here? and when you tell people nine months it then usually comes with another set of questions Why did you come? Do you like it? Are you going to stay? So afte...

Karin Vogelesang – Wellington


I have a great time in Wellington and especially at Southern Cross Hospital! My colleagues are almost all my age and all just started working. So everybody is motivated, helpful and willing to do stuff outside work. It's a very small hospital with...

Alison Morley – RN, Hawkes Bay


Well we have been here a year today, and looking back it was a huge undertaking to move here, but with the right support and information / organisation it could not have gone more smoothly. Gavin saw a TV programme about a family from the UK wh...

Lucy – Christchurch


I first got in touch with Tonix in 2004 and they have now found me three jobs throughout New Zealand. It was in 2004 that I decided I needed a new challenge at work and some more adventure in my life. I had a cousin living in Wellington so I decid...

Silke Powell – Midwife


We first started thinking about emigrating to NZ in January 2005, and tentatively made a few enquiries. Tonix stood out from the other employment agencies with its friendliest and most helpful approach. It was March 2006 before we finally left the...