About the IWK Health Centre

Located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, the IWK Health Centre provides quality care to women, children, youth and families in the Maritimes and beyond. In addition to providing highly specialized (tertiary) care, the IWK also provides primary care services. The IWK is engaged in leading-edge research; works to promote healthy lifestyles for families; and supports education opportunities for health professionals and other learners.

The IWK is committed to ensuring that our programs and staff demonstrate culturally competent and inclusive care, and advocate for the health and equity of our increasingly diverse Maritime communities.

We strive towards our vision of Health Families. The Best Care., through our commitment to:

For more information about the IWK Health Centre, please visit our website at


Applying for a position

Current IWK vacancies are listed below. In order to apply for posted vacancies, all applicants are required to set up a CareerBeacon account. Once an account has been created, applicants can apply for posted vacancies online by selecting the "Apply Online Now" button on the posting.

For technical support with online applications, please contact CareerBeacon directly at 1-888-878-7637 or email support@careerbeacon.com.

Please be advised that internal job postings are open to IWK employees only. An offer of employment for successful external applicants is contingent upon the successful applicant providing a satisfactory Criminal Record Check complete with Vulnerable Sector Search as well as a Child Abuse Registry Check.

IWK Health Centre

Career Opportunities

  Career Title Location Date Posted Region

   Cashier Halifax CityApril 15, 2014
   Cashier Halifax CityApril 15, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Renal Dialysis Unit/Nephrology Halifax CityApril 15, 2014
   Licensed Practical Nurse, FNASU Halifax CityApril 15, 2014
   Clinical Leader Development, 6 Link Inpatient Unit Halifax CityApril 14, 2014
   Staff Nurse Halifax CityApril 14, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Acute Mental Health Inpatient Unit Halifax CityApril 14, 2014
   APPHON/ROHPPA Levels of Care Coordinator Halifax CityApril 14, 2014
   Research Assistant, Women's & Obstetric Anesthesia Halifax CityApril 11, 2014
   Social Worker, ACT  Halifax CityApril 11, 2014
   Director, Children's Health Program Halifax CityApril 11, 2014
   Staff Nurse, PSCU Halifax CityApril 10, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Perinatal Centre Halifax CityApril 10, 2014
   Administrative Assistant  Halifax CityApril 09, 2014
   Staff Nurse, PMU Halifax CityApril 08, 2014
   Staff Nurse, PMU Halifax CityApril 08, 2014
   Staff Nurse, PMU Halifax CityApril 08, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Emergency Department Halifax CityApril 08, 2014
   Counter Staff - Tim Hortons Halifax CityApril 08, 2014
   Team Lead Transcription Halifax CityApril 07, 2014
   Project Coordinator, Centre for Research in Family Health Halifax CityApril 07, 2014
   Journeyman Helper Halifax CityApril 04, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Youth Forensic Services Annapolis Valley, Kentville, WatervilleApril 02, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Youth Forensic Services Annapolis Valley, Kentville, WatervilleApril 02, 2014
   Social Worker, Eating Disorders Specific Care Clinic Halifax CityMarch 31, 2014
   Registered Nurse, Mental Health & Addictions Program Halifax CityMarch 25, 2014
   Psychologist, ISAY Clinical Team Leader Halifax CityMarch 25, 2014
   EKG Technologist, Children's Heart Centre Halifax CityMarch 11, 2014
   Social Worker, Community Mental Health Services Halifax CityMarch 11, 2014
   Clinical Psychologist, CHOICES Halifax CityMarch 06, 2014
   Licensed Practical Nurses, Mental Health & Addictions Halifax CityFebruary 27, 2014
   Ph.D. Clinical Psychologist - Clinical Program Leader Halifax CityFebruary 27, 2014
   Clinical Psychologists - Youth Forensics Halifax CityFebruary 27, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Emergency Mental Health & Addictions Services Halifax CityFebruary 20, 2014