Nelson Marlborough District Health Board is the largest employer at the top of the South Island of New Zealand.
NMDHB provides a dynamic and stimulating environment for over 2000 employees in roles such as: medical, nursing, allied health, support work and management/administration roles.
Our Primary and Community health work force provide health protection and promotion services to the people of Nelson – Marlborough helping to 'lead the way to health conscious families.'
We have two general hospitals in Blenheim (Wairau Hospital) and Nelson delivering secondary services, along with two smaller rural hospitals and health centres (Murchison, Golden Bay), Psycho-geriatric care (Alexandra Hospital), community homes for people with disabilities and network of community services.
NMDHB is committed to the development of its workforce and provides career advancement and training opportunities through Learning and Development programmes and support for continuing education.
NMDHB provides support for Maori health workers through Pukenga Hauora and our Kaumatua service.
Our staff also enjoy preferential benefits with service providers such as Westpac, Accuro
(Health Insurance) and BNZ, Allied Pickford etc.
Staff also benefit from a range of Occupational Health Healthy Lifestyle Awareness programmes that run through the year at little or no cost.
Nurse Entry to Practice Programme