• 3rd Oct 2022

Job opportunity: New Zealand or Australian trained paramedics – opportunities in New Zealand

Keen to experience the kiwi lifestyle, beaches, snow and everything about Aotearoa New Zealand?

Hato Hone St John is continuing to grow and we have a wide variety of paramedic roles available across New Zealand, from urban to rural and remote, we have it all. So, if you are a trained paramedic, keen to come here, we are offering a fast-track pathway to get you on board. We invite you to join Hato Hone St John. What are we offering?

We offer a swift orientation and will have you working on a paramedic roster within a couple of months. When you arrive, we'll provide a 2-week induction and 16 orientation shifts. We will reimburse your NZ paramedic registration and APC costs and may also offer a payment to help with your relocation expenses.

This pathway applies to all paramedic roles across Aotearoa New Zealand.


To take advantage of this pathway, you'll need to have:

  • Completed an Australian Bachelor's Degree in Paramedicine, BHSc Paramedicine in New Zealand, or equivalent qualification.
  • Have been working as a paramedic on an emergency ambulance
  • Gained (or eligible to gain) NZ paramedic registration - check out

Next steps:

If you are ready to join us, click this link to express interest.

Once you express interest in this role, we'll get in touch to have a chat about some great roles that might suit you.

To see some of the options, click here.

Even if you don't see a role you like, we'd love to hear from you.

If you have any questions, please contact nzambo@stjohn.org.nz

So, what are you waiting for? Get your bags packed.

We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce and adhere to best practice equal employment opportunity principles as well as commitment to delivering equitable outcomes in all aspects of our recruitment and our ways of working.

Haramai ngā tai o te āniwaniwa, he kāhui rangatira tēnei, he kāhui whakamana tāngata whaimahi, e te iti, e te rahi e.

Disclaimer: The above material is provided by the employer and the College is not responsible for any inaccuracies. For any queries about the position please contact the advertised employer.

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