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

   Unit Aide, Birth Unit Halifax CityAugust 29, 2014
   Ward Clerk, Birth Unit  Halifax CityAugust 29, 2014
   Philanthropy Research Officer Halifax CityAugust 29, 2014
   Health Promotion Specialist Halifax CityAugust 29, 2014
   Manager, Provincial Youth Forensic Services - Waterville Annapolis Valley, WatervilleAugust 28, 2014
   Medical Laboratory Technologist I Halifax CityAugust 28, 2014
   Physiotherapist, PMU Halifax CityAugust 28, 2014
   Human Resources Support Assistant  Halifax CityAugust 27, 2014
   Clinical Care Provider/Staff Nurse, 6 North Ambulatory (Internal Posting) Halifax CityAugust 27, 2014
   Family Care Coordinator/Staff Nurse, 6 North Ambulatory Halifax CityAugust 27, 2014
   Administrative Assistant II, Community Mental Health Halifax CityAugust 26, 2014
   Protection Services Officer Halifax CityAugust 26, 2014
   Social Worker, Nova Scotia ISAY Halifax CityAugust 26, 2014
   Occupational Therapist, Preschool Services Halifax CityAugust 25, 2014
   Occupational Therapist, Neuromuscular Team Halifax CityAugust 25, 2014
   Child Life Specialist, MSNU Halifax CityAugust 25, 2014
   Child Life Specialist, Child Life Services Halifax CityAugust 25, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Adolescent Integration Services, Choices Halifax CityAugust 25, 2014
   EIBI Program Implementer Halifax CityAugust 22, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Brain Tumor Clinic Halifax CityAugust 22, 2014
   Unit Aide, Garron Centre Halifax CityAugust 21, 2014
   Physiotherapist, Physiotherapy Service Halifax CityAugust 21, 2014
   Counter Staff - Tim Hortons Halifax CityAugust 21, 2014
   Staff Nurse-Women's Health OR Halifax CityAugust 20, 2014
   Ward Clerk, FNASU Halifax CityAugust 20, 2014
   Counter Staff - Tim Hortons Halifax CityAugust 20, 2014
   Recreation Therapist, Garron Centre Halifax CityAugust 20, 2014
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Forensic and Clinical Services for Youth Annapolis Valley, Kentville, WatervilleAugust 18, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Forensic & Clinical Services for Youth Annapolis Valley, Kentville, WatervilleAugust 18, 2014
   Child Life Specialist, Compass Halifax CityAugust 18, 2014
   Psychologist, ISAY Clinical Team Leader Halifax CityAugust 12, 2014
   Pediatric Echo Sonographer Halifax CityAugust 12, 2014
   Admitting Clerk  Halifax CityAugust 06, 2014
   Registered Nurse (RNs) - with Psychiatric/Mental Health Experience Halifax CityAugust 06, 2014
   Social Worker - Complex Case Management, CMH Halifax CityJuly 21, 2014
   EKG Technologist, Children's Heart Centre Halifax CityJuly 18, 2014
   Staff Nurse, PICU Halifax CityJuly 14, 2014
   Staff Nurse - Permanent Resource Nurse Pool, MH&A Halifax CityJuly 11, 2014
   EEG Technologist B Halifax CityJuly 07, 2014
   Licensed Practical Nurses, Mental Health & Addictions Halifax CityJuly 02, 2014
   Ph.D. Clinical Psychologist - Clinical Program Leader Halifax CityJuly 02, 2014