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Being a paramedic isn't like what you see on TV but it has its own rewards and motivating moments.
The latest in our series of job profiles about real people, doing real jobs, is about Kerry, who is an occupational therapist.
About the same time Haydn Drake started university some 17 years ago, he started volunteering for St John. The rest is history.
Claire Roskruge took the road less travelled into aged care nursing.
It wasn’t until Rachel Peddie saw first-hand how much her grandmother benefitted from a hearing aid that she decided to pursue audiology.

A positive role

Nick Talaepa says contributing something positive to another person’s life makes it all count

Baby love

Baby love Name: Bonnie Hunter   Age: 29  Job: Midwife  City/town: Christchurch  What does your job entail? I am a lead maternity carer (LMC) midwife, working in the community. I am self-employed, with a caseload of women whom I look after throughout their pregnancies, births and until their babies are six weeks old. I care...
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Off the scale

Ensuring people abide by the rules and regulations that support a sustainable fishery - SIGN US UP!

Top dogs

Using the dog’s abilities to track and chase down those who choose to break the law.
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A day in the life of a registered nurse

Shivani Bhana explains what life is like as a registered nurse in New Zealand.

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