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North Haven Hospice provides specialist palliative care to people living with any 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.

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Registered Nurses (Inpatient Unit) 0.7 - 0.8 FTE

Is something missing for you at the moment? Do you need a new focus?

North Haven Hospice provides specialist palliative care to patients and their family/whanau throughout the Whangarei district and south-east of Kaipara. You will be working within our 6 bed inpatient unit with a chance to progress to working within our community. Working at North Haven Hospice is both stimulating and rewarding; you know you will really be making a difference to those you care for.

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, nurturing and flexible environment
  • Regular in-house professional development opportunities
  • Paid external professional supervision
  • A permanent position remunerated in line with the current Hospice MECA

What will you bring?

  • A current New Zealand Registered Nurse Practicing certificate
  • Ideally a minimum of 2 years post Registration 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

What now?

If you would like to know more please contact Cathy West on 09 437 3355 or

To read further about the core responsibilities of this role please download a copy of the      


To apply for this position please download and complete the following two documents and forward with your C.V. to

Job Application

Health Declaration

Applications will remain open until the positions are filled.

Casual Housekeeper

North Haven Hospice has an opportunity for a Casual Housekeeper within Hospitality Services. We seek someone for an immediate start who with training can cover 24 hours a week for up to 6 weeks initially. Two of these weeks will be holiday cover.

We are an organisation that is strongly values based, nurturing, and where those we care for are the focus of what we do.

This is a key service within North Haven Hospice:

  • The Housekeeper will ensure a high standard of cleanliness for infection control and hygiene throughout North Haven Hospice, as part of the housekeeping team.
  • Required to clean all areas of Hospice in accordance with the weekly and monthly cleaning schedules.

Hours of work and other requirements

This is a casual position covering shifts as and when needed. Shifts could include any days between Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 2.30pm (including 30 minutes lunch), or on Saturday’s from 8.00am-12:00pm. This is a busy, important role.

What will you bring?


  • Demonstrated ability to be well organised, multitask and take pride in your working environment.
  • Previous experience in a housekeeping or healthcare position
  • Able to demonstrate cultural sensitivity
  • Self-motivated and able to use your initiative

If you have any questions please contact Jane Scripps, Volunteer and Hospitality Services Manager on 09 437 3355 or email to

To apply for the position please download the following forms (attached)

job description 

complete a job application form

health declaration form

please submit with your CV to

Applications close at 5pm on Wednesday 7th July 2021