Nova Scotia Health Authority

Healthy people, healthy communities for generations


About Us

The Nova Scotia Health Authority is the largest provider of health services in Nova Scotia. We are over 22,000 employees who provide health care and support services in hospitals, health centres and community-based programs throughout Nova Scotia.

Career opportunities are available in communities across Nova Scotia for caring, dedicated people who share our mission - Working together to achieve excellence in health, healing and learning.

The Nova Scotia Health Authority works closely with the IWK Children's Hospital, Halifax.

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Programs and Services

The Nova Scotia Health Authority provides a wide range of health care programs and services in hospitals, health centres and in communities across Nova Scotia.

To find more information on the programs and services available in each area served by Nova Scotia Health Authority please click the link below.

http://www.nshealth.ca/programs-and-services

Our Facilities

Patients and clients receive health care services in modern, well-equipped facilities across Nova Scotia.

Find information on the facilities in each area served by the Nova Scotia Health Authority by clicking HERE

Research

Research, education, innovation and continuing improvement of the quality of care and services we provide is vital to the staff, physicians and learners of the Nova Scotia Health Authority.

Learn more about the Nova Scotia Health Authority's commitment to research HERE

Employee Benefits

The Nova Scotia Health Authority has a variety of employment options available including permanent and temporary positions with full-time and part-time hours, as well as casual opportunities in communities across Nova Scotia.

The Nova Scotia Health Authority works with a variety of providers for Group Benefits, Pension and Long Term Disability Benefits depending on the location and employment agreement.

Learn more about the Nova Scotia Health Authority's benefit plans HERE

Opportunities

  Career Title Location Date Posted Region

   Registered Nurse - Endoscopy Halifax CityMarch 23, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Emergency New GlasgowMarch 23, 2017
   Psychologist IV - Mental Health & Addictions KentvilleMarch 23, 2017
   Care Team Assistant - Simpson Landing - Mental Health & Addictions Program DartmouthMarch 23, 2017
   Health Information Clerk - Admitting, Soldier's Memorial Hospital MiddletonMarch 23, 2017
   Care Team Assistant - Long Term Care, Halliburton Place WindsorMarch 23, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Operating Room, SMRH AntigonishMarch 23, 2017
   Occupational Therapist - Annapolis Community Health Centre Annapolis RoyalMarch 23, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Laboratory AmherstMarch 23, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Continuing Care Port HawkesburyMarch 23, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Emergency - Northside General Cape BretonMarch 23, 2017
   Health Care Social Worker/Social Worker Resource Specialist - Intensive Treatment Services - M DartmouthMarch 23, 2017
   Care Team Assistant - Simpson Landing - Mental Health & Addictions Program DartmouthMarch 23, 2017
   Health Information Clerk - Admiting, Valley Regional Hospital KentvilleMarch 23, 2017
   Health Information Clerk - Admitting, Western Kings Health Centre BerwickMarch 23, 2017
   Registered Orthotic Technician - Assistive Technology, Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Service Halifax CityMarch 23, 2017
   Registered Prosthetic Technician - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Services Halifax CityMarch 23, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Medical Surgical Float - VRH KentvilleMarch 22, 2017
   Utility Worker - Patient Food Service AntigonishMarch 22, 2017
   Respiratory Therapist - Repisratory Therapy DartmouthMarch 22, 2017
   General Worker - Housekeeping Services AmherstMarch 22, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Medical B - VRH KentvilleMarch 22, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Intermediate Care Halifax CityMarch 22, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Intermediate Care Halifax CityMarch 22, 2017
   Pharmacy Practice Assistant DartmouthMarch 22, 2017
   Laboratory Clerk - Laboratory Administration TruroMarch 22, 2017
   Director, Nutrition and Food Services - Northern Zone TruroMarch 22, 2017
   Psychologist (Masters) - Mental Health & Addictions Program DartmouthMarch 22, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assistant - Clinical Laboratory DartmouthMarch 22, 2017
   Public Health Nurse TruroMarch 22, 2017
   Clinical Operations Supervisor - Mental Health Specialty Services, Emerald Hall DartmouthMarch 22, 2017
   Registered Nurse - ER/CEC PugwashMarch 22, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Shift Supervisor - SSRH BridgewaterMarch 22, 2017
   Assistant Manager, Accounts Payable - Chipman Facility, Kentville KentvilleMarch 22, 2017
   Talent and Organizational Development Consultant TruroMarch 22, 2017
   Booking and Registration Clerk B - N.S. Eye Care Centre Halifax CityMarch 22, 2017
   Physiotherapist - Rehabilitation Services AmherstMarch 22, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Medical Unit - SSRH BridgewaterMarch 22, 2017
   Clerk B/ Student Services Receptionist Halifax CityMarch 22, 2017
   Crisis Intervener - Mobile Crisis Team - Mental Health & Addictions Program Halifax CityMarch 22, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Chemistry Lab KentvilleMarch 22, 2017
   Respiratory Therapist - Respiratory Therapy Halifax CityMarch 22, 2017
   Director, Nutrition and Food Services - Central Zone Halifax CityMarch 22, 2017
   Crisis Intervener (RN) - Mobile Crisis Team - Mental Health & Addictions Program Halifax CityMarch 22, 2017
   Public Health Nurse TruroMarch 22, 2017
   Care Team Assistant - Medical Unit - SSRH BridgewaterMarch 22, 2017
   Utility Worker - Environmental Services Port HawkesburyMarch 22, 2017
   Respiratory Therapist - Respiratory Therapy SydneyMarch 22, 2017
   Journeyman Cook - Patient Food Services AntigonishMarch 22, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Medical Unit - SSRH BridgewaterMarch 22, 2017
   Secretary III, Mental Health and Addictions, Soldiers Memorial Hospital MiddletonMarch 22, 2017
   Physiotherapist, Rehabilitation Services, YRH YarmouthMarch 19, 2017
   Care Team Assistant - Inpatient Units (Med/TCU/ALC), SMH MiddletonMarch 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Surgical Unit, VRH KentvilleMarch 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse - VG6B Nephrology/Renal Transplant Unit Halifax CityMarch 19, 2017
   Orthopaedic Technician - Ambulatory Care, VRH KentvilleMarch 19, 2017
   Occupational Therapist - Occupational Therapy - Harbour View Hospital Cape BretonMarch 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Ophthamology - OR Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Health Care Social Worker (Masters) Community Mental Health, Mental Health & Addictions Program DartmouthMarch 17, 2017
   Oncology Nurse Training Position SydneyMarch 17, 2017
   Health Care Social Worker (Masters) - Mood Disorders, Mental Health & Addictions Program Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Continuing Care Assistant Glace BayMarch 17, 2017
   Provincial Program Lead Wound Care Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Community Mental Health, Mental Health & Addictions Program DartmouthMarch 17, 2017
   Clerk B - 8.2 General Medicine Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Endo Procedure/Endo Recovery, SSRH BridgewaterMarch 17, 2017
   Continuing Care Assistant (CCA) SydneyMarch 17, 2017
   Continuing Care Assistant (CCA) SydneyMarch 17, 2017
   Recreation Coordinator Glace BayMarch 17, 2017
   Food Service Driver - Patient Food Services Glace BayMarch 17, 2017
   Booking & Registration Clerk B - St. Margaret's Bay Blood Collection Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Community Transition Unit TruroMarch 17, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technical Specialist - Bayers Road Blood Collections Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Senior Medical Laboratory Technologist - Transfusion Medicine SydneyMarch 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Primary Nursing Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Staffing Clerk - Emergency Department SackvilleMarch 17, 2017
   Administrative Assistant - Continuing Care YarmouthMarch 17, 2017
   Continuing Care Assistant Glace BayMarch 17, 2017
   Autism Support Worker New GlasgowMarch 17, 2017
   Continuing Care Assistant Glace BayMarch 17, 2017
   Recreation Therapist, Rehab Services, YRH YarmouthMarch 17, 2017
   RN - Community Transition Program, Recovery & Integration, Mental Health & Addictions Program SackvilleMarch 17, 2017
   Unit Aide - Vascular/General Surgery/IMCU Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Alternative Level of Care Unit (ALC) ShelburneMarch 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Renal Dialysis SydneyMarch 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Renal Dialysis SydneyMarch 17, 2017
   Utility Worker - Housekeeping Services Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Medical Inpatient Unit New GlasgowMarch 17, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Medical Inpatient Unit New GlasgowMarch 17, 2017
   Registration Clerk B - eHealth Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse, Restorative Care Unit, DGH DigbyMarch 17, 2017
   Diabetes Nurse Educator - Primary Health Care (Cobequid Health Centre) Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Medical Inpatient Unit - Aberdeen New GlasgowMarch 17, 2017
   Booking & Registration Clerk B - Operational Stress Injury Clinic DartmouthMarch 17, 2017
   Discharge Planner, Continuing Care BridgewaterMarch 17, 2017
   Care Coordinator - Continuing Care BerwickMarch 17, 2017
   Health Services Manager, Acute Inpatient Unit and Interdisciplinary Team WindsorMarch 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Care - Multi Site - VRH (base facility/site), EKM, WKM KentvilleMarch 17, 2017
   Psychologist PhD - Operational Stress Injury Clinic DartmouthMarch 17, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse, CEC Short Stay/Palliative Care, ACHC Annapolis RoyalMarch 17, 2017
   Physiotherapist - Med/Surg, Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Services Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Physiotherapist - Bone & Joint, Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Services Halifax CityMarch 17, 2017
   Secretary II - Primary Health & SCCCC ParrsboroMarch 16, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Services Halifax CityMarch 16, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inpatient Mental Health SydneyMarch 16, 2017
   Pharmacist - Clinical Pharmacy Services Halifax CityMarch 16, 2017
   Research Administrative Coordinator Halifax CityMarch 16, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Care - SSRH BridgewaterMarch 16, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Operating Room, HI Halifax CityMarch 16, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Emergency - Aberdeen New GlasgowMarch 16, 2017
   Continuing Care Assistant (CCA) SydneyMarch 16, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Maternal Child - SSRH BridgewaterMarch 16, 2017
   Data Entry Clerk GuysboroughMarch 16, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Vascular/General Surgery (4.1) Halifax CityMarch 16, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Vascular/General Surgery (4.1) Halifax CityMarch 16, 2017
   Continuing Care Assistant (CCA) Glace BayMarch 16, 2017
   Nurse Practitioner - Chronic Disease Management - SSRH BridgewaterMarch 16, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Medical and Surgical Units AntigonishMarch 16, 2017
   Pharmacist - Clinical Pharmacy Services Halifax CityMarch 16, 2017
   Community Mental Health Nurse - Seniors Mental Health SydneyMarch 16, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit - St. Martha's AntigonishMarch 16, 2017
   Permanent Resource Nurse AntigonishMarch 16, 2017
   Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) AntigonishMarch 16, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Taigh Gradhach SydneyMarch 16, 2017
   Health Information Clerk, Queens General Hospital BridgewaterMarch 15, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Otolaryngology/Oral Maxillofacial Inpatient Surgery Halifax CityMarch 15, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Medical Unit - Roseway Hospital ShelburneMarch 15, 2017
   Radiology Technologist - Diagnostic Imaging YarmouthMarch 15, 2017
   Senior Cook - Food & Nutrition TruroMarch 15, 2017
   Laboratory Manager - Collections, Pre-analytical, Clerical and Point of Care - Eastern Zone SydneyMarch 15, 2017
   Ward Clerk - Medical Program TruroMarch 15, 2017
   Health Records Technician (Release of Information/Coding Specialist) - Health Information Servi AntigonishMarch 15, 2017
   Health Records Technician (Coding Classification Specialist) - Health Information Sererdeen Hos New GlasgowMarch 15, 2017
   Health Records Technician (Coding Classification Specialist) - Health Information Services KentvilleMarch 15, 2017
   Cook Port HawkesburyMarch 15, 2017
   Executive Assistant to the Northern Zone Operations Executive Director TruroMarch 15, 2017
   Health Records Technician (Coding Classification Specialist) - Health Information Services TruroMarch 15, 2017
   Medical Radiation Technologist - Radiography Cape BretonMarch 15, 2017
   Physiotherapist - Continuing Care Halifax CityMarch 15, 2017
   Indexing Clerk B - Health Information Services Halifax CityMarch 15, 2017
   Manager - Food & Nutrition Services Halifax CityMarch 15, 2017
   Registered Nurse,Operating Room, NGH Cape BretonMarch 15, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Surgical Unit AmherstMarch 15, 2017
   Health Information Clerk, South Shore Regional Hospital BridgewaterMarch 15, 2017
   Orthopaedic Technician, Orthopaedic Clinic Halifax CityMarch 15, 2017
   Health Records Technician (Coding Classification Specialist) - Health Information Services AntigonishMarch 15, 2017
   Research Assistant Halifax CityMarch 14, 2017
   Unit Clerk - Surgery/Medicine DartmouthMarch 14, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assistant - Specimen Collections/Pre-analytical SydneyMarch 14, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inpatient Surgical Unit TruroMarch 14, 2017
   Laboratory Assistant III (Morgue Attendant) SydneyMarch 14, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Continuing Care Port HawkesburyMarch 14, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Intermediate Care Halifax CityMarch 14, 2017
   Care Team Assistant - Medical Program TruroMarch 14, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Emergency Department AmherstMarch 14, 2017
   Social Worker III - Child & Youth Mental Health & Addictions KentvilleMarch 12, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assistant - Laboratory Services SydneyMarch 12, 2017
   Booking & Registration Clerk B - Diagnostic Imaging Halifax CityMarch 12, 2017
   CSPD Technician TruroMarch 12, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse, Maternal Child, VRH KentvilleMarch 12, 2017
   Utility Worker - Patient Food Service AntigonishMarch 12, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - 4 North - WZ YarmouthMarch 12, 2017
   Consultant - Early Years, Public Health AmherstMarch 12, 2017
   Registered Nurse - 8.3 Orthopaedics Halifax CityMarch 12, 2017
   Ophthalmology. Research Coordinator Halifax CityMarch 12, 2017
   CSPD Technician TruroMarch 12, 2017
   Facility Manager - Rural - EZ Cape BretonMarch 11, 2017
   Registered Nurse - 7.4 Neurology/Medicine Halifax CityMarch 11, 2017
   Manager - Pathology & Laboratory Medicine - Western Zone YarmouthMarch 11, 2017
   Clinical Psychologist, Clinical Outpatient Services, Adult Team East HantsMarch 11, 2017
   Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Stewardship & Accountability & Chief Financial Off Halifax CityMarch 11, 2017
   Continuing Care Coordinator Halifax CityMarch 11, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Restorative Care Halifax CityMarch 11, 2017
   Clerk B - HCCU/IMCU Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Physiotherapist KentvilleMarch 10, 2017
   Secretary C - Mental Health & Addictions Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Ward Clerk - Renal Dialysis Cape BretonMarch 10, 2017
   Medical Secretary - Department of Medicine - Hematology Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Assistant Manager - Mental Health & Addictions KentvilleMarch 10, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - 8.4 Hospitalist Medicine Unit Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Boiler Plant Chief 2nd Class - Plant Operations YarmouthMarch 10, 2017
   Secretary D - Department of Gynecology Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Registered Nurse - VG3A ICU Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Booking & Registration Clerk B - Person Centered Ambulatory, Rehab & Supportive Care Services Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Secretary II - Community Health Board AntigonishMarch 10, 2017
   Pharmacist ShelburneMarch 10, 2017
   Clerk B - HCCU/IMCU Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Physiotherapist - Continuing Care Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Food Production Worker, SSRH, QGH & FMH BridgewaterMarch 10, 2017
   Point of Care Testing Coordinator - Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Clinical Therapist - Mental Health & Addictions Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Executive Director - Partners for Care Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Secretary C - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Services Halifax CityMarch 10, 2017
   Continuing Care Coordinator - Continuing Care Halifax CityMarch 09, 2017
   Secretary II Port HawkesburyMarch 09, 2017
   Health Information Clerk - Roseway Hospital ShelburneMarch 09, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Blood Transfusion Services Halifax CityMarch 09, 2017
   Secretary II AntigonishMarch 09, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Medical Inpatient Unit New GlasgowMarch 09, 2017
   Psychologist or Social Worker III - Mental Health & Addictions DigbyMarch 09, 2017
   Technical Manager - Microbiology Halifax CityMarch 09, 2017
   Echocardiographer - Diagnostic Imaging YarmouthMarch 09, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assistant - Lab General Halifax CityMarch 09, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Addictions - Detox - Intensive Treatment Program MiddletonMarch 05, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inpatient Mental Health - WZ KentvilleMarch 05, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit TruroMarch 05, 2017
   Physiotherapist - Rehab New GlasgowMarch 04, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Medical Unit, Roseway Hospital ShelburneMarch 04, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Medical/Emergency, Roseway ShelburneMarch 04, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Psychiatric Unit KentvilleMarch 04, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Emergency - CBR, NSG, GB SydneyMarch 03, 2017
   Physiotherapist, Rehabilitation Services, YRH YarmouthMarch 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inverness Nursing Unit Cape BretonMarch 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inverness Nursing Unit BaddeckMarch 03, 2017
   Psychologist AntigonishMarch 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Emergency - CBR, NSG, GB Glace BayMarch 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inverness Nursing Unit Cape BretonMarch 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inverness Nursing Unit BaddeckMarch 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inverness Nursing Unit Cape BretonMarch 03, 2017
   Physiotherapist - ALC Project GuysboroughMarch 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inverness Nursing Unit BaddeckMarch 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - 4 West, NSG SydneyMarch 03, 2017
   Laboratory Technologist - Hematology YarmouthMarch 03, 2017