Meet the Team

Jacinta Sanders
Team Leader

Jacinta joined NZLocums in 2012 bringing with her a wealth of recruitment experience gained from previous corporate, global organisations. She prides herself on forging strong relationships with an open, honest and friendly communication style whilst delivering high quality service. She also has a passion for working with a variety of people and cultures and has travelled both nationally and internationally. Jacinta holds a Diploma in Organisational Psychology.

Sarah Maguire
Senior Relationship Manager

Sarah has worked with NZRGPN since 2010. She comes from a background in office support and medical recruitment. Sarah’s strength lies in building strong relationships with the doctors and practices she works with; and providing expert service to clients and candidates alike. She has an honest and friendly communication style, and enjoys working with people from all walks of life. After spending several years at NZLocums, working with rural practices, Sarah’s focus is now on recruiting GPs into urban locations across New Zealand.

Saloni Pandey 
Relationship Manager

Saloni joined the team in 2016 after having worked in both internal and external recruitment. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Administration with majors in Commercial Law, International Business and Human Resources & Industrial Relations. She has travelled around America and India and it’s something that she feels quite passionate about. Saloni is a people person who goes above and beyond to provide high quality service.

Tamzyn Luafalealo
Relationship Manager

Tamzyn has re-joined the NZLocums team after working in another industry related field for the previous two years. She brings with her a wealth of recruitment knowledge of GPs across both rural and urban environments and has liaised with a variety of different cultures and has extensive experience liaising with health professionals from a variety of different cultures. In her spare time Tamzyn enjoys travelling and has a passion for health and fitness. When not at NZLocums she can be found working-out, or teaching spin and circuit classes.

Sarah Fearon 
Relationship Manager

Sarah joined NZLocums in 2016 and comes from a background in a variety of roles in the healthcare sector, in particular regulatory bodies and case management. Sarah grew up on a farm in the lower North Island and has a real affinity for rural life.  She studied at Victoria University in Wellington and completed a Bachelor of Arts in Education.  Quality customer service is something she is passionate about, she strives to provide this every day in her work.  She has travelled throughout USA, UK and Europe and of course beautiful New Zealand.

Jason Ng
Recruitment Co-ordinator

Jason comes from a background in recruitment and medical/health administration. He holds a Bachelor in Commerce and Administration specialising in Management and Marketing. He enjoys travelling, having visited countries in the UK, Asia, Americas and Australasia. Jason joined the team in 2015.

Gabrielle Drummond (on maternity leave)
Project Co-ordinator

Gabrielle provides advertising and marketing support, and runs our CME endorsed orientation course. She holds an Advanced Diploma in Photography, and is currently studying towards an Undergraduate Diploma in Business. Gabrielle originates from the Wairarapa, a flourishing wine region. She enjoys international travel and meeting new people, but is always happy to return to her rural home town, in New Zealand.


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