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

   Medical Laboratory Technologist I, CSTMST Halifax CityMarch 26, 2015
   Admitting Clerk, Emergency Department Halifax CityMarch 25, 2015
   Ward Clerk, Orthopaedic Clinic Halifax CityMarch 25, 2015
   Access Navigator, Central Referral Service Halifax CityMarch 25, 2015
   Ward Clerk, MSNU Halifax CityMarch 25, 2015
   Radiology Technologist II Halifax CityMarch 25, 2015
   Radiology Technologist II Halifax CityMarch 25, 2015
   MRI Technologist Halifax CityMarch 25, 2015
   Research Coordinator, Centre for Pediatric Pain Research Halifax CityMarch 24, 2015
   Polysomnographic Technologist, Respirology Care Team Halifax CityMarch 24, 2015
   Staff Nurse, Emergency Department Halifax CityMarch 24, 2015
   Communications Specialist - INTERNAL ONLY Halifax CityMarch 23, 2015
   Admitting Clerk, Emergency Department Halifax CityMarch 23, 2015
   Staff Nurse - Resource Pool Halifax CityMarch 23, 2015
   Research Coordinator, Orthopaedic Surgery, Research Services Halifax CityMarch 20, 2015
   Licensed Practical Nurse, PMU Halifax CityMarch 20, 2015
   Project Coordinator, CHOICES Halifax CityMarch 20, 2015
   Media Relations Coordinator - INTERNAL ONLY Halifax CityMarch 20, 2015
   Licensed Practical Nurse Halifax CityMarch 19, 2015
   Administrative Assistant II, Nursing Practice and Clinical Supports Halifax CityMarch 16, 2015
   Pharmacy Technician  Halifax CityMarch 16, 2015
   Pharmacy Technician  Halifax CityMarch 16, 2015
   Clinical Interventionist, EIBI Program Halifax CityMarch 12, 2015
   Orthopaedic Technologist, Orthopaedics Halifax CityMarch 11, 2015
   Social Worker, Youth Forensic Services  Annapolis Valley, Kentville, WatervilleMarch 05, 2015
   EEG Technologist B Halifax CityFebruary 26, 2015