IWK Health Centre
IWK Health Centre
IWK Health Centre

About the IWK Health Centre

The IWK is a world-class women's and children's Health Centre serving over a million "Maritimers" through our sites in the Halifax area and in Waterville, located in the Annapolis Valley. Patients and families tell us we provide excellent care in a unique and passionate environment. Our practice is rooted in a collaborative model that integrates talented people with new technologies, research, training, and clinical excellence. We provide the most complex levels of care in our region, but we are also firmly entrenched at the community level providing some primary and secondary care services. We're also a strong advocate for the health of families. The IWK is a global leader in research and knowledge sharing, and a partner in educating the next generation of health professionals. We are extremely proud of those we serve, those we work with, and our work.


Our vision of "Healthy Families. The Best Care." starts with top talent. The IWK posts all available positions within our Halifax area and Waterville sites on Career Beacon.com, so be sure to set up an alert to always know when there might be a match! We have consistent needs within our Nursing and Mental Health & Addictions Programs- click into either program to have a look!

Our Province - People choose to move and live here for a myriad of reasons. Our coastal areas put the wind in our sails and our Annapolis Valley region has a stunning beauty, with award winning food and wine producers. Click here to find out more about what makes our province a great place to live and work!


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.

Career Opportunities

  Career Title Location Date Posted Region

   Radiology Technologist II, Diagnostic Imaging Halifax CityNovember 24, 2014
   General Office Clerk II, Health Information Services Halifax CityNovember 24, 2014
   Donor Services Specialist, IWK Foundation Halifax CityNovember 21, 2014
   Registration/Scheduling Clerk Halifax CityNovember 21, 2014
   General Office Clerk III Halifax CityNovember 20, 2014
   Administrative Assistant to Director, Engineering & Environmental Services Halifax CityNovember 19, 2014
   Respiratory Therapist, Respiratory Therapy Halifax CityNovember 18, 2014
   Staff Nurse - BFI (Baby Friendly Initiative) Coordinator Halifax CityNovember 18, 2014
   Respiratory Therapy Educator Halifax CityNovember 17, 2014
   Licensed Practical Nurse, PMU Halifax CityNovember 17, 2014
   Ward Clerk, Medical Day Unit Halifax CityNovember 17, 2014
   Staff Nurse, Endocrine/Diabetes Team Halifax CityNovember 17, 2014
   Staff Nurse, 6 Link Inpatient Unit Halifax CityNovember 17, 2014
   Staff Nurse, 6 Link Inpatient Unit Halifax CityNovember 17, 2014
   Health Promotion Specialist Halifax CityNovember 17, 2014
   Medical Laboratory Technologist II Halifax CityNovember 17, 2014
   Unit Aide, NICU Halifax CityNovember 17, 2014
   Staff Nurse, 6 Link Inpatient Unit Halifax CityNovember 14, 2014
   Licensed Practical Nurse, CHOICES, AIS Halifax CityNovember 12, 2014
   EEG Technologist B Halifax CityNovember 05, 2014
   Registered Nurse (RNs) - with Psychiatric/Mental Health Experience Halifax CityOctober 17, 2014