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

   Clinical Therapist - Community Based Services - Mental Health & Addictions Program January 21, 2017
   Secretary C - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Services January 21, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Clinical Lab January 21, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Intermediate Care January 21, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technical Specialist - Microbiology/Bacteriology January 21, 2017
   Supply Technician - Halifax Infirmary Operating Rooms January 21, 2017
   Recreation Therapy Associate - Neuroscience Alliance - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Services January 21, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Psychiatric Emergency Services - Mental Health & Addictions Program January 21, 2017
   Physician Recruitment Consultant, Medical Director - Physician Recruitment January 20, 2017
   Rehabilitation Worker I - Mental Health and Addiction Services January 20, 2017
   Obstetrician/Gynecologist: 2 Positions available Cape BretonJanuary 20, 2017
   Otolaryngologist Cape BretonJanuary 20, 2017
   Family Physician Baddeck, Glace Bay, New Waterford, SydneyJanuary 20, 2017
   Radiologist Cape BretonJanuary 20, 2017
   Full-Time Registered Nurse ShelburneJanuary 20, 2017
   OR / CSPD Technician (3 positions) TruroJanuary 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse BridgewaterJanuary 20, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse LunenburgJanuary 20, 2017
   Nurse Practitioner Long Term Care North SydneyJanuary 20, 2017
   Expression of Interest - Registered Nurses InvernessJanuary 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse InvernessJanuary 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse CheticampJanuary 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse CheticampJanuary 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Emergency Crisis Clinician Cape Breton, SydneyJanuary 20, 2017
   Occupational Therapist Cape Breton, SydneyJanuary 20, 2017
   Social Worker III - Child & Adolescent Services SydneyJanuary 20, 2017
   Public Health Nurse SydneyJanuary 20, 2017
   Health Promoter SydneyJanuary 20, 2017
   School Mental Health Clinician Cape Breton, SydneyJanuary 20, 2017
   Casual Health Information Clerk (3) YarmouthJanuary 20, 2017
   Temp. Full-Time Health Information Clerk YarmouthJanuary 20, 2017
   Casual Food Service Supervisor YarmouthJanuary 20, 2017
   Casual Staff Cook III Journeyperson (2) YarmouthJanuary 20, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Progressive Care/Geriatric Assessment Unit Halifax CityJanuary 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Progressive Care/Geriatric Assessment Unit Halifax CityJanuary 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Progressive Care/Geriatric Assessment Unit Open/UndisclosedJanuary 20, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Post Anaesthetic Care Unit (PACU) Halifax CityJanuary 20, 2017
   Health Care Social Worker (Masters) - Operational Stress Injury Clinic, Mental Health & Addictions Program Open/UndisclosedJanuary 20, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Long Term Care Halifax CityJanuary 20, 2017
   Clinical Dietitian - Clinical Nutrition WindsorJanuary 20, 2017
   Occupational Therapist - Acquired Brain Injury - Rehabilitation and Supportive Care Halifax CityJanuary 20, 2017
   Triage Paramedic - Emergency Department Halifax CityJanuary 20, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Cytopathology Halifax CityJanuary 20, 2017
   Book & Registration Clerk B - General Surgery Clinic/Ambulatory Care Halifax CityJanuary 20, 2017
   Unit Aide - General Surgery Clinic/Ambulatory Care Halifax CityJanuary 20, 2017
   Human Resources Assistant, Human Resources, Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre, Amherst, NS January 19, 2017
   Temp. Full-Time Health Information Clerk YarmouthJanuary 19, 2017
   Temp. PT 86.4% Health Information Clerk YarmouthJanuary 19, 2017
   Radiology Technologist MiddletonJanuary 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse TruroJanuary 19, 2017
   Infection Control Practitioner TruroJanuary 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse-2 -Staff Nurse AntigonishJanuary 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse Pictou CountyJanuary 19, 2017
   Physiotherapist  Pictou CountyJanuary 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse Pictou CountyJanuary 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse TruroJanuary 19, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Intensive Treatment Services, Mental Health & Addictions Program DartmouthJanuary 19, 2017
   Psychologist PHD Operational Stress Injury Clinic,Mental Health & Addictions Program Open/UndisclosedJanuary 19, 2017
   Indexing Registration Clerk B - eHealth Lower SackvilleJanuary 19, 2017
   Clinical Dietitian - Integrated Chronic Care Services (ICCS) Open/UndisclosedJanuary 19, 2017
   Recreation Therapist -Mental Health & Addictions Program DartmouthJanuary 19, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Cardiovascular ICU Halifax CityJanuary 19, 2017
   Primary Health Care Manager Eastern Zone - Victoria, Inverness, Richmond Counties Network, NS January 18, 2017
   Child Community Support Worker BridgewaterJanuary 18, 2017
   Clinical Therapist-Crisis Response AmherstJanuary 18, 2017
   Infection, Prevention and Control Coordinator AmherstJanuary 18, 2017
   Project Manager - IM/IT Business Services Halifax CityJanuary 18, 2017
   Registered Nurse - VG9A General Surgery Halifax CityJanuary 18, 2017
   Booking & Registration Clerk B - Endoscopy Halifax CityJanuary 18, 2017
   Unit Aide - OMFS General Surgery Halifax CityJanuary 18, 2017
   Porter BridgewaterJanuary 17, 2017
   Rehab Assistant - Bone & Joint, Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Halifax CityJanuary 17, 2017
   Physiotherapy Assistant - Neuro/SCI - Rehabilitation and Supportive Care Halifax CityJanuary 17, 2017
   Physiotherapist - Rehabilitation and Supportive Care Halifax CityJanuary 17, 2017
   Rehab Assistant - Neuro/Sci - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Halifax CityJanuary 17, 2017
   Physiotherapist - Rehabilitation and Supportive Care Halifax CityJanuary 17, 2017
   Occupational Therapist - Neuro Sciences - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Halifax CityJanuary 17, 2017
   Occupational Therapist - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care DartmouthJanuary 17, 2017
   Clinical Dietitian - Clinical Nutrition Halifax CityJanuary 17, 2017
   Porter Escort - Porter Services DartmouthJanuary 17, 2017
   Utility Worker - Food & Nutrition Services Halifax CityJanuary 17, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Med/Surg Intermediate Care Halifax CityJanuary 17, 2017
   Chief, Public Engagement and Communications Halifax CityJanuary 17, 2017
   Clinical Dietitian - Clinical Nutrition Halifax CityJanuary 17, 2017
   Dental Assistant - Oral Maxillofacial Halifax CityJanuary 17, 2017
   Community Mental Health Nurse - Seniors' Mental Health SydneyJanuary 16, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist InvernessJanuary 16, 2017
   Pharmacist Cape Breton, SydneyJanuary 16, 2017
   Registered Nurse InvernessJanuary 16, 2017
   Expression of Interest - Medical Laboratory Technologist InvernessJanuary 16, 2017
   Physiotherapist CheticampJanuary 16, 2017
   Expression of Interest - Medical Laboratory Assistant InvernessJanuary 16, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist InvernessJanuary 16, 2017
   Clinical Therapist - Child & Adolescent Services Cape Breton, SydneyJanuary 16, 2017
   Social Work lll - Inpatient Mental Health Cape Breton, SydneyJanuary 16, 2017
   Rehabilitation Assistant Sydney MinesJanuary 16, 2017
   Nurse Practitioner Queens Family Health LiverpoolJanuary 16, 2017
   Utility Worker - Housekeeping Services DartmouthJanuary 16, 2017
   Utility Worker - Housekeeping Services DartmouthJanuary 16, 2017
   Director - Community and Population Oncology Program of Care for Cancer Open/UndisclosedJanuary 14, 2017
   Web/SharePoint Team Lead - Information Management & Technology Open/UndisclosedJanuary 14, 2017
   Physiotherapy Assistant - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Halifax CityJanuary 14, 2017
   Administrative Assistant to System Performance Director - Continuing Care Halifax CityJanuary 14, 2017
   Wheelchair Service Technician - Rehabilitation and Supportive Care Halifax CityJanuary 14, 2017
   Recreation Therapy Associate - Veterans Recreation Therapy Halifax CityJanuary 14, 2017
   Music Therapist, Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Halifax CityJanuary 14, 2017
   Unit Aide - 7.4 Neurology/Medicine Halifax CityJanuary 14, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Cardiac Catheterization and Electrophysiology Lab Halifax CityJanuary 14, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse - Eastern Shore Memorial/Harbour View Lodge Sheet HarbourJanuary 14, 2017
   Care Team Assistant - Eastern Shore Memorial / Harbour View Lodge Sheet HarbourJanuary 14, 2017
   Tissue Bank Assistant - Regional Tissue Bank Halifax CityJanuary 14, 2017
   Psychologist IV - Child and Adolescent Services, Mental Health and Addictions Services, Child and Adolescent January 13, 2017
   Emergency Physicians (EP) Cape BretonJanuary 13, 2017
   Community Consultant Pediatrician Cape BretonJanuary 13, 2017
   Psychiatrist Cape BretonJanuary 13, 2017
   Manager- Public Engagement and Community Health Board Support FlexibleJanuary 13, 2017
   Food Services Supervisor Cumberland CountyJanuary 13, 2017
   Radiology Technologist AmherstJanuary 13, 2017
   Registered Nurse AmherstJanuary 13, 2017
   Registered Nurse AmherstJanuary 13, 2017
   Registered Nurse AmherstJanuary 13, 2017
   Registered Nurse AmherstJanuary 13, 2017
   Registered Nurse AmherstJanuary 13, 2017
   Registered Nurse AmherstJanuary 13, 2017
   Utility Worker - Housekeeping Services DartmouthJanuary 13, 2017
   Supervisor, Clinical Operations, Mental Health Specialty Services DartmouthJanuary 13, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Assistant - Microbiology/Bacteriology Halifax CityJanuary 13, 2017
   Clerk B - Med/Surg Intermediate Care Halifax CityJanuary 13, 2017
   Expression of Interest - Manager, Public Engagement and Community Health Board Support January 12, 2017
   Food Service Supervisor, Food And Nutrition Services, Cumberland County Halifax CityJanuary 12, 2017
   Physiotherapist KentvilleJanuary 12, 2017
   Physiotherapist KentvilleJanuary 12, 2017
   Laboratory Technologist Pictou CountyJanuary 12, 2017
   Clinical Practice Leader TruroJanuary 12, 2017
   Cook's Helper TatamagoucheJanuary 12, 2017
   Licensed Practical Nurse TatamagoucheJanuary 12, 2017
   Registered Nurse (2 positions) TruroJanuary 12, 2017
   HR Advisor - People Services (Western Zone) Western DistrictJanuary 12, 2017
   Indexing Registration Clerk B - eHealth Halifax CityJanuary 12, 2017
   Medical Laboratory Technologist - Clinical Lab DartmouthJanuary 12, 2017
   Critical Care Donation Coordinator - Critical Care Organ Donation Halifax CityJanuary 12, 2017
   HR Advisor - People Services (Central Zone) Halifax CityJanuary 12, 2017
   Part-Time 50% Licensed Practical Nurse YarmouthJanuary 11, 2017
   NSRC Assistive Technology - Booking & Registration Clerk B - Rehabilitation & Supportive Care Halifax CityJanuary 11, 2017
   Research Psychometrist - Research Services Halifax CityJanuary 11, 2017
   Nurse Liaison - Day Surgery Unicondylar Knee Replacement DartmouthJanuary 11, 2017
   Pharmacy Practice Assistant - Drug Distribution Halifax CityJanuary 11, 2017
   Administrative Assistant to Senior Director - Maternal & Child Health Services Halifax CityJanuary 11, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Cardiovascular ICU Halifax CityJanuary 11, 2017
   Research Education Program Manager - Research Services Halifax CityJanuary 11, 2017
   Part-Time 40% Registered Nurse YarmouthJanuary 10, 2017
   Health Care Social Worker (Masters) - Connections Halifax - Mental Health & Addictions Program Halifax CityJanuary 10, 2017
   Consultant Early Years - Science and System Performance, Public Health Halifax CityJanuary 10, 2017
   Community Outreach Worker - Community Based Services - Mental Health & Addictions Program Multiple LocationsJanuary 10, 2017
   Genernal Internal Medicine New GlasgowJanuary 09, 2017
   Obstetrician/Gynecology New GlasgowJanuary 09, 2017
   Psychiatrist  TruroJanuary 09, 2017
   Manager of Outpatient and Community Based Services Mental Health and Addiction, Cape Breton Regional Hospital January 08, 2017
   Research Assistant - Research Services January 07, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Mayflower Unit, Mental Health & Addictions Program January 07, 2017
   OSI Health Care Social Worker (Masters) - Operational Stress Injury Clinic, Mental Health & Addictions Program January 07, 2017
   Secretary C - Continuing Care January 07, 2017
   Registered Nurse - Emerald Hall, Mental Health & Addictions Program January 07, 2017
   Psychologist (Masters) - Mental Health & Addictions Program January 07, 2017
   Registered Nurse TruroJanuary 05, 2017
   Manager - Provincial Systemic Therapy Program, Program of Care for Cancer January 04, 2017
   Chronic Disease Management Nurse Diabetes Centre DigbyJanuary 04, 2017
   Registered Nurse ParrsboroJanuary 04, 2017
   Registered Nurse Advocate HarbourJanuary 04, 2017
   Registered Nurse Advocate HarbourJanuary 04, 2017
   Psychologist AntigonishJanuary 03, 2017
   Psychologist IV KentvilleDecember 30, 2016
   Physiatry Cape Breton IslandDecember 23, 2016
   Licensed Practical Nurse LunenburgDecember 21, 2016
   Temporary Full-Time Registered Nurse ShelburneDecember 20, 2016
   CSPD Technician TruroDecember 14, 2016
   Full-Time Registered Nurse ShelburneDecember 09, 2016
   Full-Time Registered Nurse ShelburneDecember 09, 2016
   Casual Environmental Services Worker YarmouthDecember 08, 2016
   Crisis Response Nurse AmherstDecember 08, 2016
   Pathologist: 3 Positions Antigonish, SydneyDecember 06, 2016
   Geriatricians Cape BretonDecember 06, 2016
   Licensed Practical Nurse KentvilleDecember 06, 2016
   Casual Physiotherapist YarmouthDecember 02, 2016
   Psychologist KentvilleDecember 01, 2016
   Family Medicine Amherst, Flexible, Parrsboro, Pictou CountyNovember 30, 2016
   Temp. Full-Time Medical Lab Technologist YarmouthNovember 29, 2016