Medical & Health


You are a leader in the Army; you are tasked with planning and executing Operations in difficult situations. Take command of soldiers, equip yourself to lead and inspire others to bring out the best in themselves.
Accept the challenge of ministering to the spiritual and pastoral well-being of NZ Army personnel at any time, in any circumstance.
Be a Dentist in one of the most exciting and unusual surgeries in the world – the NZ Army.
Provide specialist advice and support at the heart of the NZ Army’s training and operations.
As a qualified Doctor in the Defence Force you’ll provide first-class health care in unique situations whilst developing clinical and military skills.
Few nursing careers offer this level of variety. Learn to be a leader and gain outdoor, adventure and weapons skills.
As a Pharmacist in the New Zealand Army, you will be able to take your existing skills to the next level. The comprehensive training you will receive as an Officer will allow you to lead teams of people, in all kinds of situations.

As a Radiographer in the New Zealand Army you will function and interface with multidisciplinary medical personnel in both civilian base hospital and military field hospital environments.


As a Dental Assistant in the NZ Army you will be a member of an oral health team which is responsible for providing dental services to the personnel of the NZ Defence Force (NZDF).
Responsible for the ongoing oral health of the NZ Army via education and clinical procedures, this is a diverse and exciting role.
Treating illness, injury and other conditions, in camp and overseas missions, you will play a lead role in the health and well-being of soldiers
Maintaining the physical fitness of our soldiers is a key responsibility and you will enjoy all the opportunities that are unique to this active role.