Working at Wakefield Hospital

Wakefield Hospital employs more than 320 staff including over 130 qualified nurses. Wakefield’s medical professionals are enthusiastically supported by the hospital administrators and management.

Wakefield offers the opportunity to work alongside some of New Zealand’s top specialists in modern facilities using the latest techniques and equipment. Working for us you will have the opportunity to attend clinical conferences and we encourage staff to undertake relevant post graduate study, which can be financially supported where appropriate.

At Wakefield, we strive to be an employer of choice by offering a stable environment, employee benefits, career development and supported continued learning opportunities.

An Opportunity to Work With the Best

Wakefield attracts some of the finest surgeons in New Zealand, including specialists in high technology, low invasive techniques.

Working at Wakefield offers you an opportunity to work with these highly respected specialists, in partnership with a first rate nursing team. Our specialists perform a wide range of diagnostic, interventional and surgical procedures, including cardiac surgery. Evolution Healthcare regularly invests into our facilities and equipment, allowing specialists and staff to practise their profession within a superior medical environment. This includes our $130m Redevelopment investment.

Wakefield has  6 operating theatres, along with a 31-bed hospital, 10 recovery beds, imaging services, Angiography Suite, dedicated 5-bed Intensive Care Unit, Endoscopy Unit and Cardiac Labs, providing staff with the opportunity to experience a range of diverse work environments.

The Benefits

At Wakefield hospital, we believe our greatest asset is our staff. To reward and retain the best people working in the industry today, we offer a generous package of benefits and incentives to every staff member, including:

– Excellent remuneration in well staffed and supportive environments
– Subsidised Medical Insurance for permanent employees
– Generous Leave Allowances
– Flexible Shifts
– Subsidised Cafeteria
– Security Surveillance System
– NZ Nursing Council accredited Professional Development and Recognition Programme
– Employee Assistance Programme – Counselling Service.

Join Our Exceptional Team

We’re currently looking for Registered Nurses, Anaesthetic Technicians, Allied Health, and Theatre staff to join our awesome team.

When you join us at Wakefield Hospital, you will be given the support you need to succeed. We provide a safe, friendly, inclusive and diverse work environment. We have a proud tradition of patient care with over 90 years of supporting our community. We are supported by the latest technology, equipment and facilities, and we are excited to be expanding to keep meeting the demand for our region. Located in the heart of Wellington, we are proud to be the leading private healthcare hospital for our region.

To express your interest or for further information on available vacancies, please fill out the form below and our friendly team will contact you.

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If you would like to find out more or talk to someone about joining our Wakefield team, fill out the form below.