What We Offer

With over 20 years’ proven provider experience in health care recruitment, our team provide impeccable service delivery. We think outside the box to provide solutions for all of your staffing requirements.

We provide both permanent and casual vacancy management services to meet any need. All our candidates and casual staff go through a vigorous screening process so you can be confident with our results.



We provide quality healthcare staff, throughout NZ


We provide both on-site and off-site solutions and can help you source any candidate in the healthcare sector.

Our key areas of expertise are:

   Executive Management team
   Facility Managers
   Clinical Managers
   Clinical Advisors
   Quality Auditors
   Practice Managers
   Registered Nurses
   Health Care Assistants/ Support workers
Our recruitment service doesn’t end when we make a placement; we stay in regular contact with our clients and candidates, and we back up all of our placements with a 3 month guarantee and continued support. Make your first call to Care Direct and work with healthcare specialists.
Contact us today on 0800 424 227
Each time you call, you will speak with an experienced consultant who can process your request immediately

We believe in proactive recruitment, not reactive.

Save time and let us provide you with the ideal candidate first.


With just one phone call you can be confident we'll deliver the results you need.

Our 24/7 healthcare bureau provides Registered Nurses and Health Care Assistants (HCAs) to support your workforce or to cover any unforeseen roster gaps.

Our Registered Nurses and Health Care Assistants are available today to support you in the following areas:

   Rest home / aged care facilities including
specialist dementia and hospital level care

   Public and Private Hospitals

   Rehabilitation and Residential care services

   Hospice, respite and palliative care services

   Private in-home care and support

We pride ourselves on our fast turnaround times and competitive pricing. We also offer a lead provider service which has proven to be very successful and time saving for our clients. Read what our clients have to say about our bureau.


What our clients say


Care Direct provide prompt responses to requests and their staff are of a high calibre and reliable. They seek feedback from us and take the time to understand our needs.

Theresa Jones
Business and Care Manager, Eldon Lodge.

Care Direct have been active in attending training sessions run by the Hospice and have been very responsive to our requests. They go the extra mile to ensure that it is the registered nurses with the best palliative care experience and knowledge who undertake our assignments.

Trish McKelvie
Mary Potter Hospice.


Flexibility with security


Our in-home and in-facility care services are provided by our group member company Care on Call, which enables us to provide both on and off-site solutions and continuity of care.

Care on Call is an established provider of care services to individual clients living in their own home or in facilities and residential care.

In-home support:

Care on Call have high quality caregivers available to support private and ACC clients

In-facility support:

Should your residents have a need for assistance in their apartment, outside of the bundled care package, then we can supply quality caregivers or HCAs to those individuals in your facility. We know that this can sometimes be a strain on your own staff and is hard to capture and on-charge. 

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A tailored approach
based on your
individual requirements

We provide a single point
solution for all of your
organisational staffing needs

A consistent delivery of
quality  recruitment results

Exceptional client and
candidate relationship
management services



We offer smart solutions to casual recruitment, and successfully run lead provider services for a number of large providers.

This means we can manage all of your casual requirements with just one phone call or email. So let us take the time and hassle away from filling unforeseen roster gaps.