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

   Administrative Assistant, MH&A Program Halifax CityMay 29, 2015
   Social Worker, Community Mental Health & Addictions Halifax CityMay 29, 2015
   Staff Nurse, Children's Day Surgery & Recovery Room  Halifax CityMay 28, 2015
   Licensed Practical Nurse, Children's Day Surgery & Recovery Room Halifax CityMay 28, 2015
   Ward Clerk, PICU Halifax CityMay 28, 2015
   Clinical Care Provider/Staff Nurse, 6 North Ambulatory  Halifax CityMay 28, 2015
   Ultrasound Technologist, Diagnostic Imaging Halifax CityMay 28, 2015
   Ultrasound Technologist, Diagnostic Imaging Halifax CityMay 28, 2015
   Staff Nurse, Brain Tumor Clinic Halifax CityMay 27, 2015
   Clinical Leader Operations, 6 Link Inpatient Unit Halifax CityMay 27, 2015
   Staff Nurse, Pediatric Palliative Care Service Halifax CityMay 27, 2015
   General Office Clerk II, NS Breast Screening Program Halifax CityMay 27, 2015
   Licensed Practice Nurse, Compass  Halifax CityMay 26, 2015
   Clinical Nurse Specialist, Hematology/Oncology/Nephrology Services Halifax CityMay 26, 2015
   Social Worker, FUNDS (Follow Up Next Day Services) Halifax CityMay 22, 2015
   Social Worker, Eating Disorders Clinic/Community Mental Health Halifax CityMay 22, 2015
   Administrative Assistant II, Community Mental Health DartmouthMay 22, 2015
   Staff Nurse, PMU Halifax CityMay 22, 2015
   Research Assistant, Autism Research Centre Halifax CityMay 22, 2015
   Clinical Interventionist, EIBI Program Halifax CityMay 19, 2015
   Paediatric Dentist Halifax CityMay 15, 2015
   Social Worker, Youth Forensic Services  Annapolis Valley, Kentville, WatervilleMay 12, 2015