Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti has great ambitions for the health outcomes for its nearly 50,000 residents. We have a 'can do' attitude to healthcare and appreciate and celebrate all cultures and diversity.

The team at Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti is passionate about people. A close-knit team of around 1200 from all walks of life work together to improve health outcomes for all, with a particular focus on improving equity to healthcare for Māori.

Tairāwhiti provides a work/life balance which other regions in New Zealand envy. With beautiful beaches and landscapes a matter of minutes from work, we have a particularly outgoing team who enjoy nature and what our region has to offer.

We have strong organisational values of Whakarangatira (to enrich), Awhi (to support), Kotahitanga (togetherness) and Aroha (Compassion) and our kaupapa, our vision, is "Whāia te hauora i Roto i te Kotahitanga - A Healthier Tairāwhiti by working together".

These are just some of the reasons why Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti is the work destination of many health professionals from Aotearoa and around the World...

We deliver a wide range of health and disability services to a close-knit, multicultural community.

We are a comprehensive, well-equipped hospital with modern facilities.

We offer a dynamic, supportive and friendly work environment with variety, flexibility and one-one-one learning opportunities.

We are set in an area well known for its relaxed lifestyle, fabulous beaches, ready access to all outdoor pursuits, high sunshine hours and internationally renowned wines.

Want to make a difference in Emergency Medicine somewhere quintessentially Kiwi? Is work-life balance important to you? It’s about time! Nau mai haere mai ki te Tairāwhiti! Tairāwhiti is  one of the most beautiful, and sunny parts of Aotearoa New Zealand . With a population of just under 50,000 with approximately 80% in the city of Tūranga-nui-a-kiwa Gisborne the region is culturally rich and unique with a high proportion of Māori (55%). While the rugged geography and dispersed population provide an ideal setting for outdoor pursuits such as surfing, cycling, camping and outdoor adventures, it also creates challenges and opportunities in delivering healthcare across the region. He aha te mea nui o te ao? Māku e kī atu, he tangata, he tangata, he tangata What is the most important thing in this world? It is people, it is people, it is people. We believe in this whakataukī (proverb). It’s what makes us give our best for the people of Tairāwhiti...
Te Whatu Ora - Tairāwhiti Gisborne, New Zealand Full time