Diversional Therapist

Kaihaumanu Rēhia

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Diversional therapists plan and run leisure programmes that enhance the emotional, social and physical wellbeing of individuals.


Diversional therapists with no qualifications usually earn

$16 per hour

Qualified diversional therapists usually earn

$23-$27 per hour

Source: NZ Society of Diversional Therapists, 2017.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a diversional therapist are good due to growing demand.
Diversional therapist plays the guitar while a woman smiles at the camera and plays the bongoes

Diversional therapists plan leisure activities that improve clients' wellbeing

Last updated 13 August 2017