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Palliative Care Co-ordinator

  • Fixed term until April 2018
  • Monday – Friday, 32 Hours/Wk
  • Flexible hours between 8am – 8pm

Due to parental leave we are seeking Expressions of Interest for a Palliative Care Co-ordinator until 30 April 2018.

Mary Potter Hospice has a specialist inpatient unit in Newtown and three community palliative care teams based in Wellington, Paraparaumu and Porirua currently providing services to about 250 people at any one time. A key objective for Mary Potter Hospice’s future service model is to build community capability to meet the increased need for palliative care services.

We are looking for a Registered Nurse with an interest in community palliative care to work within the community multidisciplinary team working across the Wellington region based with our Wellington team. In this role you will be part of a highly committed team with responsibility for providing specialist palliative care coordination to patients and their families and whanau.

Preferred applicants will have a recognised postgraduate qualification (or equivalent) in palliative care and a minimum of three years post registration palliative care experience. An understanding of and commitment to the multidisciplinary team approach to patient care is essential.

Click here for the job description and application form. Please send your application including a cover letter and CV by Wednesday 27 September 2017 to Catherine Hart, Executive PA, PO Box 7442, Newtown, Wellington 6242 or email catherine.hart@marypotter.org.nz

For more information please phone Donna Gray, Community Services Manager on 04 237 2305.