Palliative Care Coordinators (Wellington and Kāpiti)

January 12th, 2022

Mary Potter Hospice has a great opportunity for someone with palliative care experience who is passionate about making a difference.  

Working in this environment can be extremely rewarding supporting people in your community at the most important and vulnerable time of their lives.

We are recruiting for two experienced and compassionate Registered Nurses to join our Community Team as a Palliative Care Coordinator (Registered Nurse) in Wellington and Kāpiti. The skills and dedication of our people make a vital difference to patients and whānau.

The role

This role delivers and coordinates specialist palliative care services for patients and their whānau in the Wellington and Kapiti region.

All about you

  • Recognised as having specialist skills in palliative care/end of life care or oncology
  • You will have a postgraduate qualification (or equivalent) in palliative care (or willingness to work towards)
  • Two years post registration palliative care experience is preferable but we will provide training and support for the right person interested in developing their skills
  • Flexibility, sound time management skills and an understanding of and commitment to the multidisciplinary team approach to patient care are essential.

What we offer
A welcoming work environment, support for further development, health and wellbeing activities, and the chance to use your skills directly in the community. Salary will be in accordance with the Four Hospice NZNO Multi-Employer Collective Agreement.

Please send a cover letter, CV and application form to Catherine Hart, Mary Potter Hospice, PO Box 7442, Newtown 6242 or email

For more information, contact Dawn Macpherson, Community Manager – Kāpiti on 021 224 5494.

Mary Potter Hospice Employment Application Form
Palliative Care Coordinator Job Description