Pacific Liaison (0.9 FTE)

July 20th, 2021

Warm Pacific Greetings

Mary Potter Hospice provides free and compassionate palliative care. We don’t just treat an illness, we work closely with people and their families at the most important time of their lives.  Mary Potter Hospice is recruiting for a Pacific Liaison.

You will be connecting with patients and families and supporting them to get the care and support they need.  This role works closely with our community teams.  This role will help increase awareness with the pacific communities of Mary Potter Hospice and available palliative care services.

We welcome applications from people with exceptional communication and well-established networks with Pacific communities.  Experience in the health sector including palliative care is desirable. Understanding of, and ability to move comfortably within Pacific communities is vital.

You will have strong relationship management skills.  By being alongside team members, you will increase their knowledge and understanding of Pacific cultures.  Conversational knowledge of a pacific language will be useful.  You will also have a full driver’s license.

If you think you might like to be part of our team here at Mary Potter Hospice we would love to hear from you. Please send a cover letter, CV and application form by 5 August 2021 to Catherine Hart, Mary Potter Hospice, PO Box 7442, Newtown 6242 or email catherine.hart@marypotter.org.nz

For further information phone Vanessa Eldridge, Director Health Equity, 021 193 9808.

Mary Potter Hospice Application Form
Pacific Liaison Job Description