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

   Clinic Nurse, Orthopaedic Clinic Halifax CitySeptember 02, 2015
   Unit Aide, 6 Link Inpatient Unit Halifax CitySeptember 02, 2015
   Staff Nurse, Emergency Department Halifax CitySeptember 02, 2015
   MRI Technologist Halifax CitySeptember 02, 2015
   Social Worker, Emergency Mental Health & Addictions  Halifax CitySeptember 01, 2015
   General Worker, Food Services Halifax CitySeptember 01, 2015
   General Worker, Food Services Halifax CitySeptember 01, 2015
   Biomedical Engineering Technologist Halifax CityAugust 31, 2015
   Developmental Clinic Nurse, Pediatric Developmental Clinic Halifax CityAugust 31, 2015
   Occupational Therapist, Community Therapy Services Halifax CityAugust 31, 2015
   Licensed Practical Nurse, NICU Halifax CityAugust 28, 2015
   EIBI Program Implementer Halifax CityAugust 28, 2015
   Clinical Interventionist, EIBI Program Halifax CityAugust 28, 2015
   Advanced Practice Leader, Education, Mental Health & Addictions Halifax CityAugust 28, 2015
   Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Halifax CityAugust 28, 2015
   General Worker, Food Services Halifax CityAugust 28, 2015
   General Worker, Food Services Halifax CityAugust 28, 2015
   Metabolic Nutrition Clerk, Clinical Nutrition Halifax CityAugust 27, 2015
   Staff Nurse, Women's Health Gyne OR Halifax CityAugust 27, 2015
   Clinical Nurse Specialist, Hematology/Oncology/Nephrology Services Halifax CityAugust 27, 2015
   Medical Laboratory Assistant Halifax CityAugust 27, 2015
   Staff Nurse, FATC Halifax CityAugust 26, 2015
   Research Associate, Gastroenterology Research Halifax CityAugust 26, 2015
   Staff Nurse, Children's OR Halifax CityAugust 26, 2015
   Plumber, Plant Maintenance and Operations Halifax CityAugust 25, 2015
   Cashier, Food Services Halifax CityAugust 25, 2015
   General Worker, Food Services Halifax CityAugust 25, 2015
   General Worker, Food Services Halifax CityAugust 25, 2015
   Social Worker, Community Mental Health & Addictions Halifax City, SackvilleAugust 24, 2015
   Buyer, Purchasing Halifax CityAugust 24, 2015
   Research Assistant, Centre for Research in Family Health Halifax CityAugust 24, 2015
   Ultrasound Technologist, FATC Halifax CityAugust 24, 2015
   Clinical Psychologist, Neuropsychology, Rehabilitation Services Halifax CityAugust 21, 2015
   Social Worker, Children's Medical Care & Rehabilitation Services Halifax CityAugust 21, 2015
   Registration/Scheduling Clerk, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Halifax CityAugust 21, 2015
   Anaesthesia Assistant Halifax CityAugust 20, 2015
   Ward Clerk Halifax CityAugust 20, 2015
   Social Worker Dartmouth, Halifax CityAugust 19, 2015
   Licensed Practical Nurse Halifax CityAugust 19, 2015
   Clinical Psychologist, Community Mental Health & Addictions Multiple LocationsAugust 04, 2015
   Staff Nurse/Family Care Coordinator, 6 North Ambulatory Halifax CityJuly 30, 2015
   EIBI Program Implementer Halifax CityJuly 17, 2015