Our Organization

Northwood: Live more

Northwood has led the way for 54 years as Nova Scotia's most dynamic continuing care organization committed to innovation and change. We are recognized both here at home and across Canada as an extraordinary example of the power of social justice, but we like to call it the power of love!

We are a vibrant community enriched by those we serve and those who serve. With a staff of over 1,600 and a volunteer force of over 500, each day Northwood touches the lives of over 6,500 people throughout Nova Scotia.

Our Vision

People experiencing life to its fullest - living in a state of contentment and peacefulness with dignity, choice and control.

Northwood is recognized as a top employer

Northwood has been recognized as a great place to work!
The Atlantic Business Magazine named Northwood as one of Atlantic Canada's Top 100 Employers in 2013-2014-2015-2016, and a Nova Scotia top employer in 2014-2015-2016. These special designations recognize employers who lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work.

Benefit Programs

-        Group RRSP
-        Competitive group benefits
-        Pension Plan (where applicable)
-        Canada Savings bond
-        Educational reimbursements
-        Employee discounts
-        Wellness programs for employees and their families
-        Employee assistance program

Career Opportunities

  Career Title Location Date Posted Region

   Licensed Practical Nurse Term Part Time BedfordApril 21, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse Term Part Time Halifax CityApril 21, 2017
   Registered Nurse Permanent Full Time Halifax CityApril 21, 2017
   Continuing Care Assistant (CCA) Term BedfordApril 21, 2017
   Facility Supervisor (Registered Nurse) Part Time- Day/Evening Halifax CityApril 20, 2017
   Marketing & Customer Services Representative Summer Student Part Time DartmouthApril 19, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse Term Part Time Halifax CityApril 11, 2017
   Personal Care Worker (PCW) Term Part Time Halifax CityApril 11, 2017
   Personal Care Worker (PCW) Permanent Full Time - Nights Halifax CityApril 11, 2017
   Personal Care Worker (PCW) Permanent Full Time Evening Halifax CityApril 11, 2017
   Personal Care Worker (PCW) Permanent Full Time Day/Evening (2 Positions) Halifax CityApril 11, 2017
   Summer CCA/Home Support Worker Halifax Regional Municipality, West Hants, WindsorMarch 31, 2017
   Summer Personal Care Workers Halifax CityMarch 31, 2017
   Personal Care Worker (PCW), Casual Day/Evening/Nights Halifax CityMarch 29, 2017
   Personal Care Worker (PCW), Permanent Full Time - Nights Halifax CityMarch 29, 2017
   Personal Care Worker (PCW), Permanent Full Time Day/Evening Halifax CityMarch 29, 2017
   Housekeeper Term Casual, 3 Positions Halifax CityMarch 21, 2017
   Personal Care Worker/CCA Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Personal Care Worker/CCA Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Cooks Assistant Casual Halifax CityMarch 07, 2017
   Dietary Aide Permanent Part Time, 3 Positions Halifax CityMarch 07, 2017
   First Cook Casual, 2 Positions Halifax CityMarch 07, 2017
   Home Support Worker Halifax Regional Municipality, West HantsMarch 06, 2017

Applying for a position

Resumes
Mail it: 130 Eileen Stubbs Avenue
Suite 1 South
Dartmouth, NS B3B 2C4 Canada
(902)454-3369

Email: hr@nwood.ns.ca
Fax: 902-454-3384