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Critical Care Nurses – Central Zone – Nova Scotia Health

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  • Req ID: 117171
  • Company: Nova Scotia Health 
  • Location: Halifax
  • Department: Critical Care Type of Employment: Casual, Various Assignments (Temporary), and Permanent Opportunities Available

Nova Scotia Health is the largest provider of health services in Nova Scotia, with some specialized services also offered to clients throughout Atlantic Canada. We’re on a mission to achieve excellence in health, healing and learning through working together, which is reflected in the hospitals, health centres and community-based programs we operate across the province. Our passionate team of professionals provides a variety of high-quality inpatient and outpatient services including academic, tertiary, and quaternary care, as well as continuing care, primary health care, public health, and mental health and addictions. Join a diverse team of innovators, collaborators and creative thinkers today. 

Nova Scotia Health has several exciting opportunities for nurses working in critical care settings. This is a pooling posting for interested candidates to drop us a resume and be paired with a vacancy that best fits their skills and qualifications. If you’re looking to make a career move but aren’t sure where to start, this is a great way to put yourself into the job market and let us take care of the rest. Simply fill out our online application form and we’ll get back to you if we find a suitable match.  

Nova Scotia Health employs professionals in all corners of our beautiful province. We believe there’s a place here for everyone to call home, from vibrant cities with exuberant nightlife to quaint towns with picturesque trails. The work-life balance that comes with a Nova Scotia Health role means you’ll have the time to explore, discover, and participate in that coveted Atlantic lifestyle. Visit us today or check out Discover Halifax and see why more people from across the globe are moving here.

About You

Are you a nursing professional with a passion for providing care? We would love to hear from you if you have the following:

  • Registration with the Nova Scotia College of Nursing (NSCN)
  • Completion of a Critical Care Nursing Program
  • Experience working in an interdisciplinary team setting
  • Commitment to high-quality care and patient safety

Where there are no qualified applicants’ consideration will be given to the following:

  • Critical Care experience without completion of a Critical Care Nursing Program
  • Emergency nursing experience and/or the completion of Emergency Nursing Program

Compensation & Incentives

Successful candidates may be eligible for our benefits package which includes health, dental, travel, long-term disability, and life insurance coverage as well as a defined benefit pension plan. 

Successful candidates may also be eligible for a $5,000 – $10,000 signing bonus and up to $5,000 of relocation assistance with a defined Return of Service contract. 

Once You’ve Applied

Thank you for your interest in Nova Scotia Health. A recruiter will reach out to you if your qualifications and skills match an open position. Please note we only accept online applications.

Nova Scotia Health is committed to being a workforce that is free of discrimination, values diversity and is representative, at all job levels, of the people we serve. Our priority groups are Indigenous People, African Nova Scotians, People of Colour, Persons with Disabilities, 2SLGBTQIA+ and Immigrants. Members of these groups are welcome to apply and self-identify if they wish to be considered under our Employment Equity policy.

Posted: August 23, 2021; Expires: September 30, 2021