Benefits of working at Lakes DHB
There are so many reasons why!.....here are just a few…

We are an EEO Employer


Lakes DHB is an Equal Employment Opportunity Organisation.

Lakes District Health Board is committed to ensuring equality of opportunity and reject discrimination on any grounds for all employees (whether they be current or prospective employees) regardless of marital status, age, sex religion, ethic beliefs, ethnic origin, colour or race, disability, sexual orientation, political opinion, family status or employee representation.

The DHB believes that it will benefit from a diverse workforce and is committed to recognising and valuing different skills, talents, experiences and perspectives of our employees.

 A component of Lakes DHB being a good employer is that the organisation has achieved Gold accreditation in the WorkWell staff health and wellbeing management programme during 2013.

We are based in two great locations


We have two hospitals located in two fantastic areas of New Zealand - Rotorua and Taupo.

We recognise achievement

Long service
Twice a year we hold presentations where our long serving staff are recognised for their length of service.  Staff are recognised for 20, 30 and 40 years’ service to the organisation and each recipient receives a gift, badge and certificate.  The photos of long-serving staff are published in our organisational newsletters