ACCENT Health Recruitment

Who we are

ACCENT Health Recruitment specialises in permanent and contract placements of medical professionals throughout New Zealand. Being based in New Zealand, ACCENT has relationships with a variety of potential employers throughout the country. This local knowledge will save you time and stress, and means that you don’t miss out on any relevant opportunities.


Collectively, the ACCENT team has previously travelled and worked in Europe, the USA, Australia, New Zealand and the Middle East so we know about the fun and challenges you are facing. ACCENT can assist you with the following:

  • - Recruitment
  • - Professional registration
  • - Insurance
  • - Financial advice
  • - Relocation advice
  • - Housing advice.

ACCENT will save you time and money!

Who uses ACCENT?

All healthcare professionals seeking health-related employment in New Zealand, and their partners and families.

When to use ACCENT?

The whole process will take between six weeks and six months – it is best to start the process earlier rather than later! No question is too small for the team at ACCENT. Make contact now! Even if you are booked to fly to New Zealand in one week or planning to visit in one year, it takes only a moment to email your details and questions to us.


ACCENT candidates will receive the following benefits:

  • - Dedicated recruitment consultant
  • - Full beginning-to-end service
  • - Advice on pensions, banking, shipping and real estate
  • - Assistance with registration, relocation
  • - When you arrive ACCENT will organise your airport pick up
  • - Your initial accommodation will be booked and paid for by Accent
  • - You will receive a welcome surprise package and a FREE New Zealand mobile phone on arrival
  • - ACCENT will continue to assist you through the re-settlement process before you leave your own country and well after you arrive.

Employment opportunities

There are a variety of employment opportunities, private or public, urban or rural community, hospital or clinic based. Positions are available throughout New Zealand. The staff at ACCENT knows what it is like to live in a different country. The staff have either worked as registered nurses or travelled extensively throughout the globe and lived abroad. From your first phone call from ACCENT or your personal interview after the expo, you will be given a named consultant and get weekly and even sometimes daily updates on jobs, visas, housing options etc. All the up-to-date documentation for New Zealand immigration and New Zealand registration will be sent through to you at your request. If you require assistance making your way through the paper war, ACCENT is there to help you.

ACCENT is a recruitment agency for medical professionals and recruits short and long-term positions. We assist with professional medical registration and relocation to New Zealand. ACCENT is based in Christchurch and recruits for private and public clients throughout the North and South Islands.

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