Day Group Coordinator

Harbour Hospice

Part Time

Family Support Services

About Us

Harbour Hospice provides specialist palliative care services to patients and families living on the Hibiscus Coast, on the North Shore and in the Warkworth and Wellsford communities. We operate from three main sites at Red Beach, Takapuna and Warkworth. We are a values based organisation and take pride in working with and caring for people in our communities.

About the Role

The Day Group Coordinator is responsible for the development and facilitation of the day programmes across the three sites within Harbour Hospice. This will be achieved by identifying the needs of the communities and developing programmes to meet these requirements.

The role will facilitate day groups from engaging guest speakers, developing curriculums to support our patients and their families and working closely with the Community Volunteer Coordinator. This role is a key link between our patients, their engagement with Hospice and ability to access our services

About You

You will have a background in Occupational Therapy, Music Therapy or other relevant healthcare field, along with, a good understanding of holistic care and how to utilise this in a palliative care setting to get the best outcomes for patients. You will have experience facilitating or leading groups and enjoy creating a sense of community, affinity and support. You will also have:

  • Strong planning and organisational skills.
  • Cultural awareness and sensitivity in dealing with people from diverse backgrounds and ethnicities
  • Ability to build relationships
  • Strong facilitation skills

How to Apply

For further information call Jayne Rice, Recruitment Specialist on 0212 800323 or email Jayne.Rice@harbourhospice.org.nz

Applications close: Monday 20th May 

To find out more or to have a chat about any of our advertised roles, please contact our HR team on hr@harbourhospice.org.nz or call 09 486 1688