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New Graduate Psychologist

  • Auckland, NZ, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Northland, NZ, Northland, New Zealand
  • Otago, NZ, Otago, New Zealand
  • Waikato, NZ, Waikato, New Zealand
  • Wellington, NZ, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Manawatu-Whanganui, NZ, West Coast, New Zealand
  • Full Time

APM is looking for New Graduate Psychologists to join our national team commencing in March 2022.

Learn to manage complex and challenging cases with multi-layered presentations through structured support from our team of skilled Inter-disciplinary clinicians. Scaffold your learning into a career as a rehabilitation specialist. Gain the ability to work on selected ACC contracts after completion of the 2-year Graduate Programme.

APM is an organisation focussed on delivery of considered bi-cultural and diverse contextual intervention, through the expertise and support of our Pou Ārahi. Through tailored cultural support alongside subject matter experts within our skilled Inter-disciplinary team, you will develop skills and expertise to deliver culturally responsive services to optimise client independence and re-engagement in daily functioning.

APM offers two specialist pathways:

The Clinical Programme - Mātanga Tinana; where you will be working with a variety of mental health presentations alongside the recovery of the client within an interprofessional team environment. This includes working on specialist services such as pain, injury recovery and mental injury assessment.

The Neuropsychology Programme- Mātanga Hinengaro , where you would gain experience in the assessment and rehabilitation of mild, moderate and severe traumatic brain injuries and other neurological conditions.

APM offer:

  • Working in a supportive multidisciplinary team focused on delivering evidence-based services strongly aligned with the Biopsychosocial model of health
  • Tailored in-house training, mentorship, and supervision to support your development
  • Cultural guidance for engaging with diverse populations effectively
  • Generous continued professional development fund accessible.
  • Flexibility in working from the office, at home and in the community
  • Salary band $75,500- $78,000 per annum, bonus structure, vehicle ( some personal use) and tools for your trade supplied.
  • Fully funded Annual Practice Certificate (APC) and professional body membership

LOCATION:  Preference Auckland, however can consider Wellington, Palmerston North, Christchurch, Dunedin, Waikato, Nelson, Hamilton, Tauranga or Whangarei

If you’re a psychology graduate who shares our goal and vision for happy and healthier communities, we want to hear from you!


  • Completed psychology internship
  • New Graduate Registered Psychologists, Clinical Psychologists, Counselling Psychologists and Educational Psychologists are welcome to apply for the Mātanga Tinana pathway
  • New Graduate Clinical Psychologists and New Graduate Clinical Neuropsychologists are welcome to apply for the Mātanga Hinengaro patway
  • Consideration will be given to applicants with up to 4 years postgraduate experience for the Te Kōtuku Rerenga Tahi program

NOTE: Currently restricted to New Zealand Citizens/ Residents living permanently in New Zealand. APM do not fund University costs.

Apply now with CV and covering letter explaining which pathway and which location you wish to be considered for.

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