Volunteer – Waiata Roopu Guitarist (Porirua)

August 2nd, 2022

We are looking for a talented musician who can provide accompaniment to our Hospice Waiata Group

Role Responsibilities

  • Playing the guitar to accompany the Hospice Waiata Group at regular practices
  • Accompanying the Waiata Group at Hospice events in Newtown or in the wider community

Person Requirements

  • Be able to tune a guitar and play by ear
  • Familiar with Waiata Māori or keen to learn
  • An understanding of Māori Culture, customs and waiata
  • Competent and confident musical skills – formal training not essential
  • Own guitar is preferable
  • Access to a vehicle or reliable transport to attend events


Approximately 2 hours fortnightly plus special occasions


10 Awatea Street, Ranui, Porirua and occasionally the wider community


If you would like to be part of our team here at Mary Potter Hospice we would love to hear from you. Please complete our online volunteer application form and should you require further information please email volunteer@marypotter.org.nz.

Volunteer Waiata Roopu Guitarist Porirua Role Description