Please search through the vacancy categories below to find a position of interest.
Alternatively, if we do not currently have a vacancy of interest, you can click here to view the open vacancies at Whanganui Regional Health Network.



Medical vacancies

Doctors and medical professionals provide a range of clinical services at the Whanganui Hospital and regional healthcare centres.


Resident Medical Officer opportunities

Whanganui District Health Board provides a very good training ground for house officers, with a broad range of clinical activity and practical experience on offer, supported by registrars and consultants.

Nursing vacancies

Whanganui District Health Board employs registered nurses to work in both Whanganui Hospital and the community.


Graduate Nurse programmes
The aim of the Nurse Entry to Practice (NETP) and Nursing Entry to Specialist Practice (NESP) programmes is to support new graduate nurses in the provision of competent and skilled nursing care.
Midwifery vacancies

The maternity team at Whanganui District Health Board provides quality midwifery care for its clients throughout the childbirth experience.


Allied & Māori Health vacancies

Allied Health care professionals are involved with client care in both physical health and mental health settings.


Administration/General vacancies

Whanganui District Health Board relies on a range of support staff to ensure the hospital and other healthcare services run smoothly.


Other health & disability vacancies in our district

This page advises of job vacancies currently available with other health and disability providers within the Whanganui District Health Board area.

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Our vacancies are also listed on the website. See link below.


We are an Equal Employment Opportunities employer

Click here for our current Clinical vacancies


Click here for our current Non-clinical vacancies