Trainee Interns

As a Trainee Intern, your NZRDA membership is free

Beginning your first year as a house officer is always daunting. As well as coming to grips with being a doctor you also need to understand what it means to be an employee. The RDA is here to help you deal with “all that contract stuff” and more. Join now by clicking the button below, or read on for further information.

WE’RE HERE TO HELP

Beginning your first year as a house officer is always daunting. As well as coming to grips with being a doctor you also need to understand what it means to be an employee. The RDA is here to help you deal with “all that contract stuff” and more. We are the only representative body that has your best interests at heart. We can help with a wide variety of problems – all you need to do is ask! Membership for TIs is free! Just visit the Membership page or click on the button above, fill in the form, and it’s done. You will receive:

  • A copy of the quarterly Resident Doctor Journal
  • Member updates
  • Reminder to update your membership when starting as a HO

LIMITATIONS

Please note that TI membership does not entitle you to voting rights.

Join as a Trainee Intern

Enter your details below

Fill in the following form to complete your Membership Application.

1.1. Authority to act
Each Member acknowledges that by virtue of their membership: a. They appoint NZRDA to act as their exclusive agent in all matters connected with their employment or prospective employment, including the negotiation and enforcement of any individual or Collective Agreements unless agreed otherwise by the National Executive, provided that NZRDA can cease to act if the member and NZRDA agree. b. They will be bound by the terms of any employment agreements which are negotiated by NZRDA and are duly ratified in accordance with these rules. c. They will be bound by these rules until their membership ends, including rules relating to the procedure for the ratification of any terms of settlement of any negotiations relating to the terms and conditions of their employment to which NZRDA may agree pursuant to the Employment Relations Act 2000. d. They give their consent to NZRDA accessing personal information relevant to their employment. e. NZRDA’s appointment as their exclusive agent continues until their Membership ends, or on the member and NZRDA agreeing that the appointment should cease.

Get in touch with NZRDA

If you have any questions or general enquiries, get in touch with us using the contact details below or the form on this page.

Membership queries: membership@nzrda.org.nz
General & contract queries: ask@nzrda.org.nz

Freephone: 0800 803 993

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