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Mental Health Jobs in New Zealand

Tonix is requesting applications for Registered Mental Health Nurses for roles throughout the country. We are working with a range of health employers across New Zealand who are seeking experienced Registered Nurses with a minimum of two years’ post-graduate experience in mental health. If you have recent experience in any of the following specialties we would love to hear from you:

  • Community
  • Acute Inpatient
  • Forensic Inpatient
  • Alcohol and Drug
  • MHSOP
  • Learning Disabilities

Contact us now about your ideal role and location and we will do our best to secure you a position best suited to your needs: annie@tonix.co.nz.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years recent post-grad experience in mental health
  • NZ registration or eligibility to apply

Mental Health Job Opportunities in New Zealand during the Covid-19 Pandemic

New Zealand Border Exemptions for Essential Health Workers: In late November 2020, New Zealand Immigration extended the start date deadline for job offers for overseas essential health workers to 31 March, 2021.

As a measure to prevent COVID-19 from spreading in the community, New Zealand has closed its borders to almost all travellers. Exemptions are available for essential health workers needed to continue the smooth delivery of critical NZ health services which includes professionals working in the following mental health services (as of 15 Oct 2020):

  • Acute mental health services
  • Forensic mental health services
  • Community mental health services
  • Child and youth mental health services
  • Mental Health Services for Older People including inpatient and community health services
  • AOD services

Available Registered Mental Health Nurse Jobs

  • Registered Nurse Mental Health Services for Older Adults

    Tauranga New Zealand, Full-Time

    Situated on the North Island's sunny eastern coast this stunning area offers vast golden sand beaches, bush clad mountains, lush farmlands and more. What's not to love?

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse - Elderly

    Job ID: Tonix1601

  • Registered Mental Health Nurses Wellington Region

    Wellington New Zealand, Full-Time

    Wellington is the centre of our world in Aotearoa, New Zealand! Talk to us now about Mental Health opportunities in this gateway to our whole country!

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse

    Job ID: Tonix1602

  • Community Mental Health Nurse

    Wellington South New Zealand, Full-Time

    Do you want to work in a dynamic team with great colleagues who understand the importance of humour, compassion and self-care in continuing to be able to deliver exceptional service?

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse - Community

    Job ID: Tonix1596

  • Registered Nurse Acute Inpatient Unit

    Wellington New Zealand, Full-Time

    Be close to the central city action with this acute mental health opportunity!

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse - Acute

    Job ID: Tonix1563

  • Registered Nurses Forensic Learning Disabilities

    Porirua New Zealand, Full-Time

    Hesitate...and it's too late! This is your opportunity to join a leading NZ Specialty Forensic Service....

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse - Learning disabilities

    Job ID: Tonix1530

  • Registered Mental Health Nurses

    Dunedin New Zealand, Full-Time

    If you’re looking for a job that you’re passionate about with an unbeatable lifestyle, you’ve found it!

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse

    Job ID: Tonix1513

  • Mental Health Nurses - Acute Forensic and Rehabilitation Inpatient

    Wellington New Zealand, Full-Time

    This a great opportunity for you to utilise your skills and be part of a supportive, dynamic multi disciplinary team while living in 'The Coolest Little Capital in the World'! (Lonely Planet Guide)

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse

    Job ID: Tonix1458

  • Mental Health Professionals

    South Auckland New Zealand, Full-Time

    Seeking expressions of interest from experienced mental health professionals for service wide roles! If a lifestyle in our beautiful City of Sails appeals then reach out now!

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse

    Job ID: Tonix1582

  • Mental Health Professionals

    Nelson New Zealand, Full-Time

    For an unbeatable lifestyle look no further than the stunning Nelson Marlborough region of NZ's South Island!

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse

    Job ID: Tonix1581

  • Mental Health Professionals

    North Shore City New Zealand, Full-Time

    Seeking expressions of interest from experienced mental health professionals for service wide roles! If a coastal lifestyle in our beautiful City of Sails appeals then reach out now!

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse

    Job ID: Tonix1577

  • Child and Adolescent Community Mental Health Professional

    Porirua New Zealand, Full-Time

    When clinicians get offered a choice, they often choose this team. It is known for providing solid interventions while growing clinicians. We'd love to chat with you about this opportunity!

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse - Child and Adolescent

    Job ID: Tonix1575

  • Mental Health Clinicians

    Hastings New Zealand, Full-Time

    Your opportunity to secure an enviable lifestyle in the stunning Hawkes Bay!

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse

    Job ID: Tonix1550

  • Mental Health Nurses

    Hamilton New Zealand, Full-Time

    Opportunities for acute inpatient and community mental health nurses!

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse

    Job ID: Tonix1389

  • Registered Mental Health Nurse

    Tauranga New Zealand, Full-Time

    Located on the East Coast of New Zealand’s beautiful North Island, the Bay of Plenty offers so much choice. Head for the coast and take the opportunity to surf, fish, hire a boat or just dig your toes in the sand and read your book. Drive inland to explore untouched New Zealand forests; discover the charms of inland towns, restful harbour sanctuaries and fresh, tumbling river waters. In the Bay of Plenty there is something for everyone. there will be assistance with relocation for offshore candidates and we are happy to support you with your NZNC registration and prepare you for an interivew.

    Job Specialty: Registered Mental Health Nurse

    Job ID: Tonix0396