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

   Physiotherapist - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Services Halifax CityMay 23, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Resource Pool New GlasgowMay 22, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Resource Pool New GlasgowMay 22, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Post Anesthetic Care Unit (PACU) KentvilleMay 21, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Maternal Child - WZ KentvilleMay 21, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assistant - Laboratory Services SydneyMay 21, 2017
   Central Intake Team Leader - Mental Health & Addictions TruroMay 21, 2017
   Recreation Therapist - Rehabilitation Services YarmouthMay 21, 2017
   Autism Support Worker - Child and Youth Program MiddletonMay 21, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Oncology SydneyMay 21, 2017
   Recreation Therapist - Mental Health & Addictions Halifax CityMay 21, 2017
   Occupational Therapist - Rehabilitation Services BridgewaterMay 21, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Surgical Inpatient Unit New GlasgowMay 21, 2017
   Utility Worker - Housekeeping Services Halifax CityMay 21, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Medical Unit AmherstMay 21, 2017
   Staff Nurse - Critical Care Float KentvilleMay 21, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Long Term Care Halifax CityMay 21, 2017
   Occupational Therapist - Child & Youth Autism Services KentvilleMay 21, 2017
   Care Team Assistant AmherstMay 21, 2017
   Utility Worker - Nutrition & Food Service Halifax CityMay 21, 2017
   Director, Primary Health Care, Family Practice & Chronic Disease Management Halifax CityMay 20, 2017
   Food Service Supervisor BridgewaterMay 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Surgical Inpatient Unit New GlasgowMay 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Thoracic Surgery Halifax CityMay 20, 2017
   Buyer - Materials Management New GlasgowMay 20, 2017
   Registered Cardiology Technologist II TruroMay 20, 2017
   Epidemiologist DartmouthMay 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Emergency - Strait Richmond Hospital EvanstonMay 20, 2017
   Bereavement Coordinator - Palliative Care Halifax CityMay 20, 2017
   Health Services Lead, Primary Health Care TruroMay 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Emergency Unit, FMH LunenburgMay 20, 2017
   Industrial Engineer, Primary Health Care Halifax CityMay 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Float Pool Port HawkesburyMay 20, 2017
   General Worker - Environmental Services TruroMay 20, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Pathology SydneyMay 20, 2017
   Team Leader (Registered Nurse) - Opioid Treatment & Recovery Program TruroMay 20, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - CRHCC Medical Unit AmherstMay 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Emergency TruroMay 19, 2017
   Research Psychometrist Halifax CityMay 19, 2017
   Occupational Health Nurse BridgewaterMay 19, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assistant - Laboratory Services AntigonishMay 19, 2017
   Occupational Therapist - Inpatient Services TruroMay 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Medical B Unit - Valley Regional Hospital KentvilleMay 19, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - 7.2 Orthopaedics/IMCU Halifax CityMay 19, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - CRHCC Medical Unit AmherstMay 19, 2017
   Care Coordinator - Continuing Care SydneyMay 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Medical Program TruroMay 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Hemodialysis Halifax CityMay 19, 2017
   Research Coordinator Halifax CityMay 19, 2017
   Utility Worker - Patient Food Services North SydneyMay 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Medical B Unit - Valley Regional Hospital KentvilleMay 19, 2017
   Medical Secretary - Department of Medicine - Cardiology Halifax CityMay 19, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Clinical Laboratory SackvilleMay 19, 2017
   Research Assistant Halifax CityMay 19, 2017
   Physiotherapy Assistant AmherstMay 19, 2017
   Project Coordinator - Research Engineer Halifax CityMay 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Primary Nursing DartmouthMay 19, 2017
   Physiotherapist - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Services DartmouthMay 19, 2017
   Ward Clerk 60% YarmouthMay 19, 2017
   Food Service Worker ShelburneMay 19, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Clinical Laboratory DartmouthMay 19, 2017
   Clerk B, Medical Day Unit Halifax CityMay 19, 2017
   Secretary I - Rehabilitation Services AmherstMay 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse - 6.2 Cardiology Halifax CityMay 19, 2017
   Ward Clerk I AmherstMay 19, 2017
   Admitting Clerk - Patient Registration TruroMay 19, 2017
   Physiotherapy Assistant - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Services Halifax CityMay 19, 2017
   Cook 3 - Patient Food Services - NGH North SydneyMay 19, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Ambulatory Care TruroMay 19, 2017
   Community Mental Health Nurse - Mental Health & Addictions YarmouthMay 19, 2017
   Nurse Practitioner - Connective Tissue Clinic Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Inpatient Mental Health SydneyMay 18, 2017
   Utility Worker - Nutrition & Food Services Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Research Assistant Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Laboratory Technologist - Hematology YarmouthMay 18, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Inpatient Mental Health SydneyMay 18, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse, Harbourview Lodge Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Hematology - Oncology - Blood and Marrow Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   4th Class Stationary Engineer - Plant Operations TruroMay 18, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Hematology - Oncology - Blood and Marrow Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse (OR Tech), Operating Room Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Senior Medical Laboratory Technologist - Microbiology SydneyMay 18, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Laboratory Services - Yarmouth Regional Hospital YarmouthMay 18, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Hematology - Oncology - Blood and Marrow Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Tissue Bank Assistant, Reposting Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Public Health Nurse - Early Years AntigonishMay 18, 2017
   Research Coordinator Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inpatient Mental Health SydneyMay 18, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assistant - Lab General Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Harbourview Lodge Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Chronic Disease Management Nurse with a focus on Diabetes Management LunenburgMay 18, 2017
   Continuing Care Assistant - Long Term Care ParrsboroMay 18, 2017
   Youth Health Leader DartmouthMay 18, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inpatient Mental Health SydneyMay 18, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Clinical Lab DartmouthMay 18, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Minor Procedures Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Orthopaedic Technician - Orthopaedic Clinic Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Permanent Relief, 2nd Class Power Engineer - Plant Operations Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Utility Worker - Environmental Services SydneyMay 18, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Hematology - Oncology - Blood and Marrow Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Hematology - Oncology - Blood and Marrow Halifax CityMay 18, 2017
   Physiotherapist, Rehabilitation Services, YRH YarmouthMay 18, 2017
   Interdisciplinary Clinical Leader BerwickMay 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Operating Room KentvilleMay 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse, 3A, CBRH SydneyMay 17, 2017
   Nurse Rehabilitation Counsellor - Mental Health & Addictions PictouMay 17, 2017
   Zone Manager - Care Coordination, Continuing Care PictouMay 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Oncology Clinic Cape BretonMay 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Operating Room Halifax CityMay 17, 2017
   Administrative Assistant GuysboroughMay 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Emergency - Cape Breton Regional Hospital SydneyMay 16, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Gastroenterology/General Surgery Halifax CityMay 16, 2017
   Epidemiologist, Primary Health Care, Chronic Disease, and Family Practice Halifax CityMay 16, 2017
   Medical Physics Research Program Manager Halifax CityMay 16, 2017
   Quality Management Coordinator - Mental Health & Addictions AntigonishMay 16, 2017
   Clerk Typist - Diagnostic Imaging SydneyMay 16, 2017
   Secretary III - DI Radiology BridgewaterMay 16, 2017
   Registered Nurse - 8.1 Orthopaedics Halifax CityMay 16, 2017
   Community Outreach Worker - Community Based Services - Mental Health & Addictions Halifax CityMay 16, 2017
   Psychologist PhD - Operational Stress Injury Clinic DartmouthMay 15, 2017
   Consultant - Early Years DartmouthMay 14, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assistant - Laboratory Services SydneyMay 14, 2017
   Senior Medical Laboratory Technologist - Microbiology YarmouthMay 14, 2017
   Occupational Therapist - Rehab New GlasgowMay 14, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Emergency Department - Cape Breton Regional Hospital SydneyMay 14, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Women & Children's Health TruroMay 14, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Medical Day Unit Halifax CityMay 14, 2017
   Registry Team Leader- Surveillance & Epidemiology Unit, Cancer Care Nova Scotia (CCNS) Halifax CityMay 14, 2017
   CSPD Technician TruroMay 13, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assistant - Clinical Lab DartmouthMay 13, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Core Lab Halifax CityMay 13, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Core Lab Halifax CityMay 13, 2017
   Secretary I - Primary Health Care YarmouthMay 13, 2017
   Orthopaedic Technician - Ambulatory Care, VRH KentvilleMay 13, 2017
   Transcriptionist - Pathology & Laboratory Medicine TruroMay 13, 2017
   OR/MDR Liaison KentvilleMay 13, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Continuing Care EvanstonMay 13, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Continuing Care Halifax CityMay 13, 2017
   Secretary D - Anatomical Pathology Halifax CityMay 13, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Post Anaesthetic Care Unit (PACU) DartmouthMay 13, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit - Aberdeen New GlasgowMay 13, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Offender Health Services, Mental Health & Addictions Program DartmouthMay 13, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assistant - Clinical Lab DartmouthMay 13, 2017
   Data Research Analyst - DCPNS Halifax CityMay 13, 2017
   Unit Aide - Ambulatory Oncology Clinics Halifax CityMay 13, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Long Term Care Halifax CityMay 13, 2017
   Physiotherapist - ALC Project GuysboroughMay 12, 2017
   Environmental Services Worker - Valley KentvilleMay 12, 2017
   Community Outreach Worker - Child, Youth, and Family - Mental Health & Addictions AntigonishMay 12, 2017
   Accouting Clerk B - Finance, Research Accounting Halifax CityMay 12, 2017
   Project Analyst - Primary Health Care Halifax CityMay 12, 2017
   Occupational Therapist, Child and Adolescent Services BridgewaterMay 12, 2017
   Physiotherapist - Physiotherapy - St. Martha's Regional Hospital AntigonishMay 12, 2017
   Environmental Services Worker - Environmental Services BarringtonMay 12, 2017
   Laundry Worker - Laundry Services KentvilleMay 12, 2017
   Resource Respiratory Therapist Halifax CityMay 12, 2017
   Environmenal Service Worker - Environmental Services KentvilleMay 12, 2017
   Boiler Plant Chief 2nd Class - Plant Operations YarmouthMay 12, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Emergency Department Halifax CityMay 12, 2017
   Diabetes Nurse Educator Halifax CityMay 12, 2017
   Continuing Care Assistant - Alternate Level of Care Unit - Digby General Hospital DigbyMay 12, 2017
   Psychometrist - Senior's Health, Rehabilitation and Supportive Care Portfolio Halifax CityMay 12, 2017
   Environmental Services Worker - Environmental Services YarmouthMay 12, 2017
   Ward Assistant, Emergency Department WindsorMay 12, 2017
   Utility Worker - Environmental Services SydneyMay 12, 2017
   Communications Clerk B - Porter Services Halifax CityMay 12, 2017
   Clerk B, Emergency Department DartmouthMay 12, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Emergency Department/Intensive Care Unit - South Shore Regional Hosp BridgewaterMay 12, 2017
   Challenging Behaviour Resource Consultant, SMH MiddletonMay 12, 2017
   Environmental Services Worker - Environmental Services ShelburneMay 11, 2017
   Porter - Patient Portering BridgewaterMay 11, 2017
   Community Mental Health Nurse - Mental Health & Addictions AntigonishMay 11, 2017
   Registered Nurse - 5.2 Med/Surg Neuro ICU Halifax CityMay 11, 2017
   Environmental Service Worker - Environmental Services MiddletonMay 11, 2017
   Environmental Service Worker - Environmental Services Worker MiddletonMay 11, 2017
   Environmental Service Worker - Environmental Services MiddletonMay 11, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assitant - QEII Blood Collection Halifax CityMay 11, 2017
   Environmental Service Worker - Environmental Services LunenburgMay 11, 2017
   Pharmacist TruroMay 11, 2017
   General Maintenance Worker/Relief Operator - Plant Maintenance ShelburneMay 11, 2017
   Registered Nurse - 4.2 Plastics/Burns Unit Halifax CityMay 11, 2017
   Health Care Social Worker (Masters) - Bedford/Sackville Community Mental Health, MH & Addiction Halifax CityMay 11, 2017
   Registered Nurse - 5.2 Med/Surg Neuro ICU Halifax CityMay 11, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Primary Care - Mental Health & Addictions Port HawkesburyMay 11, 2017
   Porter - Patient Portering BridgewaterMay 11, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assistant - Laboratory Services Port HawkesburyMay 11, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Emerald Hall - Mental Health & Addictions DartmouthMay 11, 2017
   Utility Worker - Housekeeping WindsorMay 11, 2017
   Registered Nurse - 5.2 Med/Surg Neuro ICU Halifax CityMay 11, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Inpatient Mental Health - Mental Health & Addictions AntigonishMay 11, 2017
   Cardiac Sonographer - Echocardiology Halifax CityMay 11, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Psychiatric Emergency Services - Mental Health & Addictions Program Halifax CityMay 10, 2017
   Nurse Rehab Counsellor - Addictions - Detox YarmouthMay 10, 2017
   Occupational Therapist - SMH MiddletonMay 09, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Intermediate Care Halifax CityMay 09, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Medical Program TruroMay 08, 2017
   Social Worker III - Adult Clinic - Mental Health & Addictions KentvilleMay 07, 2017
   Wellness Navigator, Primary Health Care Halifax CityMay 06, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Orthopaedics 8.3 Halifax CityMay 06, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Progressive Care/Geriatric Assessment Unit Halifax CityMay 06, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inpatient Mental Health - WZ KentvilleMay 05, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Addictions - Detox - Intensive Treatment Program MiddletonMay 05, 2017
   Supervisor - Food Service Cape BretonMay 05, 2017
   Medical Physics Resident - Cancer Care Program Victoria General (VG) Site Halifax CityMay 04, 2017
   Registered Nurse, Medical/Emergency, Roseway ShelburneMay 04, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inverness Nursing Unit BaddeckMay 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Victoria County BaddeckMay 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inverness Nursing Unit Cape BretonMay 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - 4 West, NSG SydneyMay 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inverness Nursing Unit Cape BretonMay 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Inverness Nursing Unit Cape BretonMay 03, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Victoria County BaddeckMay 03, 2017