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

   Clinical Psychologist, Youth Forensic Services Halifax CityFebruary 14, 2017
   Clinical Psychologist, Community Mental Health & Addictions Halifax CityFebruary 14, 2017
   Clinical Psychologist, Halifax Community Mental Health and Addictions Halifax CityFebruary 14, 2017
   Director, Donor Experience & Content Strategy; IWK Foundation Halifax CityFebruary 10, 2017
   EIBI Provincial PhD Psychologist, EIBI Program Halifax CityFebruary 03, 2017
   Psychologist, Specific Care Teams Halifax CityJanuary 31, 2017
   Staff Nurse - Youth Forensic Services Annapolis Valley, Kentville, WatervilleJanuary 27, 2017
   Research Associate, BIOTIC Research Halifax CityJanuary 23, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse, Youth Forensic Services Annapolis Valley, Kentville, WatervilleJanuary 20, 2017