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North Haven Hospice provides specialist palliative care to people living with any terminal illness or life-limiting condition. We are an organisation that is strongly values based where those we care for are the focus of all that we do.

Thank you for your interest in working with us. All current job vacancies will be listed below. We also promote all job vacancies on our Facebook page

Current vacancies  (scroll down for more info):

  • Registered Nurse (IPU), part-time or full-time (0.6 - 1.0 FTE negotiable)

Registered Nurse - In-Patient Unit (IPU)

part-time or full-time (0.6 - 1.0 FTE); negotiable

Are you seeking a role that has real meaning and positive impact?

If you want compassionate care for people to be at the heart of your role and you want a job where kindness and meaningful work is central to all you do, please join us at North Haven Hospice.

Become part of a team that provides specialist palliative care and support to patients and their families/whanau throughout the Whangarei District and south-east of Kaipara District.

You will work in our six bed in-patient unit (IPU) at our premises in Tikipunga, Whangarei.

What can we offer you?

  • The ability to truly offer holistic care to your patients and their family/whanau;
  • A chance to develop your skills, knowledge and career within a supportive and nurturing and environment;
  • Regular in house professional development opportunities;
  • Paid external professional supervision.

 What will you bring:

  • A current New Zealand Registered Nurse Practicing certificate.
  • Recent clinical experience.
  • Compassion and empathy in caring for patients and their family/whanau at the end of life.
  • A commitment to developing your knowledge and professional development through PDRP and postgraduate study.
  • A willingness to be part of our team.
  • Digital evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19  (this role is covered by the Covid 19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, and applicants will need to be fully COVID vaccinated. North Haven hospice will access the MOH Vaccination Register in line with legal responsibilities and requirements.

What now?

For further information about the core responsibilities of this role, please download a copy of the job description (link below).     

> Download the JOB DESCRIPTION 

If you would like to know more, please contact Clinical Services Operations Manager Cathy West on 09 437 3355 or

To apply, please download and complete the following two documents and forward with your C.V. to  In doing so, please indicate your preference for FTE. 

Job Application

Health Declaration

Applications will remain open until the positions are filled.