How To Apply

How to Apply

So you want to know about applying for a House Officer or Registrar position in Auckland?

To work in New Zealand you will require either evidence of your current eligibility to work (work visa/residency/citizenship/Australian citizenship) or by indicating in your online application that you will need to apply for this. You may commence your application pending eligability to work in New Zealand if required, on this basis.

First of all, you will need to follow steps 1-4 below before submitting an online application.

Our recruitment process follows these steps:


  1. Check your eligibility for registration
  2. Provide required documents
  3. Contact your referees
  4. Update your CV and write a coverletter
  5. Applying online
  6. Application Screening
  7. Reference Collection
  8. Interview
  9. Interviews via Zoom
  10. Offer / Acceptance

    Post offer and acceptance

  11. Applying for registration
  12. Completion of Starter Documents
  13. Applying for a visa
  14. Arrival onwards
  15. ACLS Booking


Click on the link for a Power Point Presentation on "Applying for your first Registrar or SHO position"

2017 application process

For a visual representation of the process, please refer below.

Flowchart of Application Process (pdf file, 62kB)



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