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

   Physiotherapist, Allied Health  Halifax CityOctober 20, 2014
   Registered Nurse (RNs) - with Psychiatric/Mental Health Experience Halifax CityOctober 17, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Emergency Mental Health & Addictions Services Halifax CityOctober 17, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Emergency Mental Health & Addictions Services Halifax CityOctober 17, 2014
   Family Care Coordinator/Staff Nurse, 6 North Ambulatory Halifax CityOctober 15, 2014
   Staff Nurse, 6 Link Inpatient Unit Halifax CityOctober 15, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Endocrine/Diabetes Team Halifax CityOctober 14, 2014
   Clinical Psychologist, Rehabilitation Services Halifax CityOctober 08, 2014
   Staff Nurse - Permanent Resource Nurse Pool, MH&A Halifax CitySeptember 12, 2014
   EEG Technologist B Halifax CitySeptember 05, 2014
   Licensed Practical Nurses, Mental Health & Addictions Halifax CitySeptember 03, 2014
   Social Worker, Nova Scotia ISAY Halifax CityAugust 26, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Adolescent Integration Services, Choices Halifax CityAugust 25, 2014