Mental Health & Addictions

Take your first step to an exciting career in New Zealand

Extensive opportunities for mental health professionals!

Start your journey with us – your dedicated partner, offering end-to-end services to support you in your move.

Bring your mental health skills to NZ and join a united effort to transform how we support mental wellbeing here in Aotearoa. We are seeking interest from Registered Nurses, Clinical Psychologists, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists who share the vision of supporting people to proactively manage their wellbeing.

We are recruiting across all specialties and settings including inpatient services, triage, crisis assessment and community roles.

Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary move, our team are here to help you every step of the way.

If you are looking to embrace a fabulous new lifestyle in New Zealand and have the opportunity for career advancement we’d love to hear from you.

If you would like to talk to one of the team, please complete the form and attach a copy of your CV and we’ll be in touch asap! You will also receive a free copy of our Move to NZ Guide.

Please note that relevant mental health experience is required along with the appropriate NZ registration (check regulatory board’s here)

From guidance with your registration to securing your dream job and visa, our full-service offering delivers seamless support that extends beyond your arrival to our shores.

Frequently Asked Questions

What assistance does Working In offer?

We understand that moving to a new country can be overwhelming. We are your full-service experts offering you assistance with recruitment, registration, visas, and relocation.

Our dedicated teams are committed to making your transition to New Zealand seamless. Our friendly and knowledgeable health recruiters are connected with awesome physiotherapy opportunities throughout New Zealand and will help you to secure your ideal role based on your preferences. Once you have a job offer, your visa application will be taken care of by one of our experienced Licensed Immigration Advisors, ensuring a successful outcome for you (and your family). Also available to you are our relocation partners, offering tried and tested relocation services from transferring your funds to shipping your pet!

When can I expect to arrive in New Zealand?

We recommend allowing approx 6 months for the entire process of registration, job search, and visa. Once you engage with us, we can offer more precise timeframes tailored to your specific circumstances and current stage in the process.

How much do your services cost?

Our recruitment services and guidance with registration are completely free!!

Should you choose to use our visa services, this will be quoted on an individual basis subject to type of visa and the number of people in your application.

What visa should I apply for?

There are several visa categories available for New Zealand, depending on your goals and circumstances. Straight to Residency is available to eligible physiotherapists should you be looking for a permanent move otherwise there temporary options to suit. Our team will discuss this with you.