Volunteer Vacancy: Hospitality – In Patient Unit Newtown

July 9th, 2024

You will play a valuable part in the Hospice’s In Patient Unit delivering dinner to the patients.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Adhere to hygiene handling
  • Communicate with Hospitality Manager in regards to special needs and diets
  • Attend rostered shifts on time and keep track of shift day, time & frequency
  • Give Volunteer Services and the Hospitality Managers as much notice as possible about planned leave
  • Contact the IPU reception about unplanned leave (e.g. sick leave) as soon as you know you cannot do your shift

Person Requirements

  • Ability to build and maintain rapport and help people feel at ease
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must have integrity, including confidentiality
  • Works well within a team
  • Comfortable volunteering in an environment where people are unwell
  • Demonstrate resilience while also being able to ask for help as need
  • Commitment of 12months of more



·         Monday Lunch                 weekly (or fortnightly/four weekly) 11.45 am  – 1.15pm


48 Mein Street, Newtown


If you would like to be part of our team here at Mary Potter Hospice we would love to hear from you. Please fill in the online application on our website or ask us for a hard copy one on volunteer@marypotter.org.nz.