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

   Staff Nurse, Garron Centre for Child & Adolescent Mental Health Halifax CityAugust 24, 2016
   Counter Staff/Baker - Tim Hortons Halifax CityAugust 23, 2016
   Care Team Assistant, 6 Link Inpatient Unit Halifax CityAugust 23, 2016
   Staff Nurse, Adolescent Intensive Services 24/5 Primary Mental Health Unit Halifax CityAugust 23, 2016
   Registration/Scheduling Clerk, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Halifax CityAugust 23, 2016
   Administrative Assistant II, Perioperative & Sterile Processing Services Halifax CityAugust 23, 2016
   Clinical Psychologist, Community Mental Health & Addictions Halifax CityAugust 22, 2016
   Administrative Assistant, Interprofessional Practice  Halifax CityAugust 22, 2016
   Administrative Assistant, Children's Medical Care and Rehabilitation Services Halifax CityAugust 19, 2016
   Clinical Psychologist, Halifax Community Mental Health and Addictions Halifax CityAugust 19, 2016
   Staff Nurse, Women\'s Health OR Halifax CityAugust 18, 2016
   Staff Nurse, Family Newborn Care Unit Halifax CityAugust 18, 2016
   Counter Staff/Baker - Tim Hortons Halifax CityAugust 16, 2016
   Staff Nurse, MSNU Halifax CityAugust 16, 2016
   Food Service Supervisor Halifax CityAugust 16, 2016
   Staff Nurse, Birth Unit  Halifax CityAugust 15, 2016
   Staff Nurse/Care Coordinator, Adolescent Intensive Services Halifax CityAugust 15, 2016
   Staff Pharmacist, Pharmacy Halifax CityAugust 15, 2016
   Director, Mental Health and Addictions Halifax CityAugust 09, 2016
   Psychologist, Specific Care Teams Halifax CityAugust 09, 2016
   Clinical Laboratory Scientist Halifax CityAugust 09, 2016
   Staff Nurse, Emergency Mental Health & Addictions Service Halifax CityAugust 05, 2016
   Post-Doctoral Fellow, Research Services Halifax CityAugust 02, 2016
   Clinical Interventionist, EIBI Program Halifax CityAugust 02, 2016
   Staff Nurse - Youth Forensic Services Annapolis Valley, Kentville, WatervilleJuly 28, 2016
   Social Worker, Emergency Mental Health & Addictions  Halifax CityJuly 21, 2016
   Genetic Counsellor, Maritime Medical Genetics Service Halifax CityJuly 21, 2016
   Clinical Manager, Maritime Medical Genetics Service Halifax CityJuly 07, 2016
   Ph.D Clinical Psychologist, Children's Intensive Services (CIS) Halifax CityJune 30, 2016
   Clinical Laboratory Scientist Halifax CityJune 27, 2016