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Why should you join Tōtara Hospice?

Our Purpose
Tōtara Hospice provides leading edge palliative care services to patients and whānau to promote wellness and encourage a high quality of life for those living with life limiting illnesses. The committment to honouring living and dignifying dying, drives our service quality. No one should have to cope alone.

Our People
Supportive, collaborative, welcoming. There is no 'I' in 'Team' here. Our people (staff and volunteers) are passionate in their shared belief that living well and dying well are fundamental values within a compassionate and caring community. As an employer/organisation of choice, we support our people to develop and grow, contribute to the top of their skill set and abilities, become leaders in ways big and small and to rise to the challenge of our work to improve patient and family experience.

Our Culture
Tōtara Hospice is a member of Diversity Works NZ. We value diversity and inclusion and are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. We are also a proud supporter of the Silver Rainbow programme, ensuring the needs of the rainbow community in our sector are understood and met.

Our Location
We are based in The Gardens in South Auckland - close enough to the hustle and bustle of the city, but far enough away to enjoy space and quiet. Our people enjoy free parking in a safe environment with an onsite café and beautiful grounds to enjoy during break times.

If you are interested in joining the team, take a look at our vacincies below and apply via the link.

Current Vacancies​

Palliative Medicine Specialist
Flexible start date 

Digital Marketing Fundraiser
Permanent, full-time position

Casual Hospitality & Catering Assistant/Chef/Cook
Casual position

Clinical Nurse Educator
Permanent, part-time (0.5FTE) position

Clinical Nurse Specialist x2
Permanent, 0.8, 0.9 or 1.0 FTE

If you have any enquiries regarding roles at Tōtara Hospice email