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, Perinatal Centre Halifax CityOctober 07, 2015
   Staff Nurse, FATC Halifax CityOctober 07, 2015
   Social Worker, Halifax Community Mental Health & Addicitions Halifax CityOctober 07, 2015
   Administrative Assistant II, Hematology/Oncology Ambulatory Care Team Halifax CityOctober 06, 2015
   Ward Clerk, Garron Centre for Child & Adolescent Mental Health Halifax CityOctober 06, 2015
   Staff Nurse, Birth Unit  Halifax CityOctober 06, 2015
   Research Assistant, Department of Surgery Halifax CityOctober 06, 2015
   Counter Staff/Baker - Tim Hortons Halifax CityOctober 05, 2015
   Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Halifax CityOctober 02, 2015
   Administrative Assistant, Chief of Diagnostic Imaging Halifax CityOctober 02, 2015
   Ward Clerk, FNASU Halifax CityOctober 02, 2015
   Protection Services Officer Halifax CityOctober 02, 2015
   Staff Nurse, PMU Halifax CityOctober 02, 2015
   Ward Clerk, Birth Unit Halifax CitySeptember 30, 2015
   Ward Clerk, Birth Unit Halifax CitySeptember 30, 2015
   Ward Clerk, Birth Unit Halifax CitySeptember 30, 2015
   Teacher, Adolescent Intensive Services, Mental Health & Addictions Program Halifax CitySeptember 30, 2015
   Staff Nurse, NICU/PICU Halifax CitySeptember 30, 2015
   Research Associate, Gastroenterology Research Halifax CitySeptember 30, 2015
   Administrative Assistant II, Clinical Nutrition Halifax CitySeptember 29, 2015
   Pediatric Emergency Physician Halifax CitySeptember 28, 2015
   Staff Nurse - Youth Forensic Services Annapolis Valley, Kentville, WatervilleSeptember 11, 2015
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Youth Forensic Services Annapolis Valley, Kentville, WatervilleSeptember 11, 2015
   Clinical Nurse Specialist, Hematology/Oncology/Nephrology Services Halifax CityAugust 27, 2015
   Research Assistant, Centre for Research in Family Health Halifax CityAugust 24, 2015
   Clinical Psychologist, Neuropsychology, Rehabilitation Services Halifax CityAugust 21, 2015