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

   Human Resources Assistant, HR Operations Halifax CitySeptember 29, 2016
   General Office Clerk II, Diagnostic Imaging Halifax CitySeptember 29, 2016
   Rehabilitation Assistant, Prenatal Occupational Therapy Halifax CitySeptember 28, 2016
   General Worker, Food Services Halifax CitySeptember 28, 2016
   General Worker, Food Services Halifax CitySeptember 28, 2016
   General Worker, Food Services Halifax CitySeptember 28, 2016
   Counter Staff/Baker - Tim Hortons Halifax CitySeptember 28, 2016
   Ward Clerk, MSNU Halifax CitySeptember 26, 2016
   General Office Clerk II, Cardiology Halifax CitySeptember 26, 2016
   Orthopaedic Technologist, Orthopaedics Halifax CitySeptember 26, 2016
   Registration/Scheduling Clerk, MDATU  Halifax CitySeptember 26, 2016
   Staff Nurse, Children\'s Day Surgery & Recovery Room  Halifax CitySeptember 26, 2016
   Staff Nurse - Youth Forensic Services Annapolis Valley, Kentville, WatervilleSeptember 26, 2016
   Licensed Practical Nurse Halifax CitySeptember 23, 2016
   Utility Worker - Laundry  Halifax CitySeptember 23, 2016
   Utility Worker - Distribution Halifax CitySeptember 23, 2016
   Clinical Leader Development, Family Newborn Unit Halifax CitySeptember 23, 2016
   Clinical Leader Development, Adult Surgery Inpatient Care Unit Halifax CitySeptember 22, 2016
   Unit Aide, Prenatal Special Care Unit Halifax CitySeptember 22, 2016
   Staff Nurse, Emergency Mental Health & Addictions Service Halifax CitySeptember 22, 2016
   Staff Nurse, Children\'s Intensive Services Halifax CitySeptember 21, 2016
   Radiology Technologist II, Breast Imaging Halifax Regional MunicipalitySeptember 21, 2016
   Licensed Practice Nurse, Garron Centre Halifax CitySeptember 19, 2016
   Social Worker, Emergency Mental Health & Addictions  Halifax CitySeptember 19, 2016
   Licensed Practical Nurse, Womens Ambulatory Clinics, Womens & Newborn Health Program Halifax CitySeptember 16, 2016
   Clinical Manager, Maritime Medical Genetics Service Halifax CitySeptember 06, 2016
   Radiologist, Department of Diagnostic Imaging Halifax CityAugust 31, 2016
   Clinical Laboratory Scientist Halifax CityAugust 31, 2016
   Ph.D Clinical Psychologist, Children\'s Intensive Services (CIS) Halifax CityAugust 29, 2016
   Clinical Psychologist, Community Mental Health & Addictions Halifax CityAugust 22, 2016
   Clinical Psychologist, Halifax Community Mental Health and Addictions Halifax CityAugust 19, 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
   Post-Doctoral Fellow, Research Services Halifax CityAugust 02, 2016
   Clinical Interventionist, EIBI Program Halifax CityAugust 02, 2016