Vacancy – Community Occupational Therapist (Wellington region)

August 28th, 2019

Mary Potter Hospice is looking for an experienced Occupational Therapist to be  part of a highly skilled multi-disciplinary team with responsibility for providing specialist palliative care to patients within the Wellington Region.

In this varied role you will assess, plan, implement and evaluate occupational therapy interventions for patients and their families.  You will provide specialist education both internally and externally and support the Day Hospice service as required.

You will need to be an experienced registered Occupational Therapist with appropriate tertiary level qualifications. Community and palliative care experience is desirable.

Mary Potter Hospice is one of Wellington’s best loved charities.  We are a great place to work, we offer excellent working conditions, together with a friendly and motivated team environment. Our core values of Respect, Compassion, Dignity, Hospitality and Stewardship are very important to us and we apply these to the people who work here as much as our patients and families.

If you think you might like to be part of our team here at Mary Potter Hospice we would love to talk with you further.

Please send a cover letter, CV and application form by Sunday 8 September 2019 to Catherine Hart, Mary Potter Hospice, PO Box 7442, Newtown 6242 or email

For further information please phone Sue Mellsop, Community Manager – Wellington on 021 194 0331

Mary Potter Hospice Application Form
Occupational Therapist Job Description