Palliative Care Coordinator – Wellington

September 19th, 2022

Mary Potter Hospice provides the Wellington community with free and compassionate specialist palliative care. We support patients and their whānau at a most important time of their lives.

We are recruiting a Registered Nurse to join our Wellington Community team as a Palliative Care Coordinator. Nursing is a pillar in providing excellent end of life care and we need compassionate, resilient and empathetic nurses to support this. The hours will be negotiable between FTE 0.8 – 1.0.

This fulfilling and important role

  • Delivers and coordinates equitable specialist palliative care services for patients and their whānau in their home
  • Is part of a multi disciplinary team providing holistic care and support to patients and whānau.

You will

  • Have skills in palliative care/end of life care or oncology or transferable skills from other fields of healthcare
  • Have two years post registration nursing experience
  • Be flexible with sound time management and communication skills
  • Understand the multidisciplinary team approach to patient centred care

What we offer

  • An award-winning wellbeing programme which offering incentives such as carers leave, wellbeing payments and a wellbeing day each year
  • A welcoming work environment in a values based organisation
  • Support with internal and external professional development including Post Graduate study
  • Salary in accordance with the Four Hospice NZNO Multi-Employer Collective Agreement

Please send a cover letter, CV and application form by 5 October 2022 to Catherine Hart at Catherine.Hart@marypotter.org.nz

For further information please contact Helen Golds, Inpatient Unit Manager on phone 381 0179

Palliative Care Coordinator Wellington Job Description
Mary Potter Hospice Application Form
Mary Potter Hospice Wellness Brochure