Te Manatōpū Kaiāwhina Kairehu o Aotearoa

Contact

Contact

If you are an overseas qualified Anaesthetic Technician interested in working in New Zealand, please be advised:

To work as a Registered Anaesthetic Technician in New Zealand you must first obtain registration with  the Medical Sciences Council of New Zealand (MSCNZ) and hold a current Annual Practicing Certificate.  Please follow this link to find out more about the MSCNZ registration process for an overseas qualified Anaesthetic Technician.

What is it really like as an Operating Department Practitioner (OPD) working in New Zealand as a Registered Anaesthetic Technician? Click here to find out!

Registered Anaesthetic Technicians are currently on the Immigration New Zealand skill shortage list. So people with these skills are viewed favorable by them.  Immigration NZ contact options can be found on the following link Immigration NZ

The New Zealand Anaesthetic Technicians’ Society Inc location details:

PO Box 10691, The Terrace, Wellington 6143, New Zealand

Office location is Level 1, 26 Brandon St, Wellington

Email:

 

Banking Details:

Westpac 23 Broadway Ave, Palmerston North, New Zealand Swift Code: WPACNZ2W Account number: 03 0726 0649992 00 Account name: New Zealand Anaesthetist Technicians Society Incorporated

Executive Committee:

  • Kirstin Fraser – Incoming Chairperson
  • Angela Dewhirst –  Outgoing Chairperson
  • Carlus Dovens and Nicky Smith-Guerin – Registration Exam Coordinators
  • Cathie Hepworth – Secretary
  • Jenny Foster – Communications
  • Stacey Dean – AUT Liaison
  • Leanne Morrison- Treasurer
  • Lucy Anderson – Professional Development
  • Kathryn Hagen – NZSA representative
  • Rachel Dempsey – ANZCA – NZ National Committee representative

Regional Representatives

  • Vacant – Upper North
  • Jos McSweeney – Central North
  • Leanne Morrison – Lower North
  • Lauren Hefford – Lower North
  • Kelly Akehurst -Upper South
  • Nicola Booth – Lower South
  • Lucy Anderson – Coordinator