Considering an opportunity to work for Marlborough Primary Health?

Community Social Worker

Permanent Position – 32 hours per week (0.8FTE)

Marlborough Primary Health (MPH) provides services and contracts to health professionals and organisations in the community to deliver quality primary health care services to our enrolled population, to support “the people of Marlborough to lead longer, healthier and more independent lives”.

An opportunity has arisen for a registered or provisionally registered social worker to join Marlborough Primary Health.  This new position involves working with our community, providing assessments, case management and one to one supportive interventions.  You will have a varied caseload, working with clients to achieve their short term and long-term goals and be committed to providing a professional service.

Reporting directly to the Community Health Services Manager.

A police check will be required as part of the application as this position includes working with vulnerable people, children and youth.  Applicants must have NZ residency.

To apply, please submit your completed personal applicant disclosure form, CV and cover letter to:

Applications close Wednesday 13th February 2019 at 12noon.

Applicant Personal Disclosure Form 2017
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Job Description_Social Worker_2019
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Marlborough Urgent Care

Nurse Practitioner – Primary Care

This is a Nurse Practitioner Primary Care opportunity in a new Urgent Care Centre.

Marlborough Primary Health and Marlborough Afterhours GP Ltd is in an exciting period of increasing capacity and capability for primary care and as part of that direction we have opened this new facility.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a new and exciting primary care service.  You will be part of a multidisciplinary team providing care to people living in the Marlborough district and visitors.

The new facility is located on-site at Wairau Hospital. It is a place where Marlborough residents and visitors to Marlborough can receive a high standard of urgent care 8am to 8pm, seven days a week. We also aim to create a working environment that is second to none.

We have strong systems and clinical support available to the person who moves into this role. You can expect a challenge but also opportunity for personal growth and development.

To apply, please submit a completed applicant personal disclosure form, your CV and a cover letter to Sue Allen:

Applications open

MUC Application Disclosure form
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Job Description - MUC NP - April
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Executive Assistant

30 hours, Blenheim based.

Are you an Executive Assistant extraordinaire who is keen to work in health?

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Executive Assistant to support the Chief Executive of Marlborough Primary Health, the Board and the Leadership team.  This is a fast-paced industry where no two days are the same where you will provide a range of organisational and administrative support, diary management, travel bookings, meeting coordination and report collation.

As an experienced Executive Assistant, you will be able to think quickly on your feet and have a proactive approach to your role.  You will bring a high level of initiative, whilst being flexible and adaptable to changing requirements.  You will have a reputation for producing high quality work even when under pressure and known for always planning ahead.

Our ideal candidate will easily navigate a complex organisation with ease; have previous experience supporting Senior Managers at an Executive level; be fluent with the Microsoft office suite; and be a positive team member.

You will be joining a hardworking and engaging team.  If you thrive on a challenge and opportunity, then this role is for you.

A job description will be made available within the next 7 days.  Please direct your inquiries to:

Applications close 2019.



There are currently opportunities available in Marlborough for permanent and/or locum GPs as well as a primary care based Nurse Practitioner. This includes the potential of buying into a practice.

Come and work in a place where everyday is brilliant and the lifestyle amazing.

Be part of a network of health professionals who are well supported by their peers as well as having many opportunities for on-going professional development. Within easy travelling to NZ’s capital city Wellington as well as Nelson and Christchurch Marlborough is well positioned geographically to enable you to engage in professional activities outside of the province.

Marlborough boasts some of the best sunshine hours in New Zealand and the most amazing lifestyle that encompasses fishing, water sports, walking tracks and mountaineering for the more adventurous. We are also home to one of the best wine districts in the world. Check out some of the highlights at

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A great place to raise a family.

For more information email us at  

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If you are thinking of moving to NZ from overseas, please check the Medical Council of New Zealand’s website for more information on this process

We would love to see you in Marlborough.