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Day Group Coordinator

Organisation Harbour Hospice
Area, City Hibiscus Coast, Auckland
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Contact person Jayne Rice
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Contact telephone 0212 800323
Permanent/temporary Permanent
Full/part time Part time
Closing date for applications 03-06-2019


Day Group Coordinator – Harbour Hospice
0.6 FTE (3 days per week)

Harbour Hospice incorporates North Shore, Warkworth/Wellsford Hospice and Hibiscus Hospice. Together we provide specialist palliative care services to patients and families living within our respective 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 curriculum’s 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

For more detailed information on the role, please refer to the job description.

How to Apply

For further information call Jayne Rice, Recruitment Specialist on 0212 800323 or email [email protected] a copy of the Position Description can be downloaded from our website.

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