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Why join us?

Being large scale creates exciting opportunities, including:


  • We manage cutting edge, complex cases: Being home to 19 national services that treat patients from across New Zealand gives our clinician’s unrivalled career advancement through breadth and diversity of cases you’re involved in
  • We are renowned academically as New Zealand’s largest teaching hospital and hold an alliance with the University of Auckland and its Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences in the form of the Auckland Academic Health Alliance Speeding up research from the bench to the bedside
  • We are a well-educated, experienced, loyal and committed workforce, proving excellent care to our patients and their whānau
  • We have the most active clinical research facility in New Zealand and have over 1,000 with over 1000+projects at any given
  • We provide New Zealand specialised paediatric services and high-risk obstetrics
  • We are the country’s sole provider for heart, liver, pancreas and lung transplants
  • We’re a workforce of over 11,000 people, we are the fourth largest, and one of the fastest growing, DHBs in the country, expecting more than 98,000 extra people by 2025
  • We have approximately one million patient contacts each year, including hospital and outpatient services
  • We’re proud to be the first DHB to be awarded the Accessibility Tick and the Rainbow Tick
  • As the largest employer in Auckland we take our impact on the environment seriously. Our goal to be carbon neutral by 2050.