Habit Health

Get ahead

We aim to help aspiring healthcare professionals get ahead, giving them the launchpad they need to propel their careers forward via our scholarship and graduate programmes. Establishing clear pathways for success, we empower students to make their mark in the healthcare industry through support, mentorship and direction.

Your career pathway

Graduate Programme

Applications for 2024 will open later this year

Bookmark this page or email HR@habit.health to express your interest and we’ll send you the link once the applications are open.

Full-time employment
  • Competitive base salary
  • Full-time employment (locations will be specified once applications open)
  • Access to our full range of employee benefits
  • Supportive and inclusive team culture
First 12 months
  • Formally structured supervision meetings with additional on-the-go mentorship
  • Exposure to clinical excellence strategies in core services
  • Case presentation and in-service sessions with your cohort and experienced clinicians
  • Exposure to different clinical services contracts where possible
  • Potential rotations (region-specific) to ensure exposure to a diverse caseload of clients
Ongoing development
  • Access to our diverse national support group 
  • A professional development plan, paid courses and study days plan to compliment the internal programme.  
  • Ongoing opportunities to develop in cultural excellence and clinical skills. 
  • Regular in-service sessions from experts within and external to the company

Who can apply?

Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Counselling graduates, NZ Citizens and Permanent Residents.

If you are in your final year of studying a listed discipline, we would love to hear from you!

Māori and Pasifika Scholarship Programme

Apply now! Applications open until 3 May 2024!

Completing the appropriate course of study is the first step in setting one up for success as a future healthcare professional. Habit Health’s Māori and Pasifika scholarship programme is designed to support students in many ways to kick-start their thriving careers. This opportunity is suitable for passionate and aspiring future healthcare professionals, who are committed to being a part of this initiative in all ways possible.  

Whether you are completing an undergraduate degree in physiotherapy, occupational therapy or a postgraduate in counselling, psychology or occupational health nursing, Habit Health is committed to improving diversification through stronger representation of Māori and Pasifika in healthcare. 

The Maori and Pasifika Scholarship Programme is designed to build upon the representation of Māori and Pasifika to effectively enable diversification of healthcare delivery.

It is available for students of Maori and Pasifika descent studying one of our listed healthcare disciplines. This scholarship is only open to citizens and permanent residents of New Zealand.

What the Māori and Pasifika Scholarship Programme offers*:

  • Funding of $500 during your second year of study 
  • Funding of $2000 during your final year of study  
  • A paid summer internship at a Habit Health clinic before the start of your final year  
  • A final year student placement with Habit Health  
  • Coaching and mentoring from a Habit Health employee in your chosen area of study
  • Secured employment after study

*subject to terms and conditions 


There is a criteria to be met, please refer to the link below for more information.

For more information and to apply click here.

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