We are hiring!

We have the following full-time openings:

Please follow the links for more information and apply through our CareerBeacon posting or send an updated resume and cover letter to opportunities@shelternovascotia.com

Call for Casuals!

If you have a diploma or degree in Human Services, Social Work, Counselling, Corrections, Criminology, Psychology, or Sociology from an accredited educational institution, have some experience, and want to make a difference, we may want to talk to you.

We are looking for casual employees for all three of the sectors we work in:

  • Homelessness (Metro Turning Point and Barry House)
  • Housing (Herring Cove Apartments and The Rebuilding)
  • Corrections (Nehiley House and Sir Sandford Fleming House)

Shelter Nova Scotia, located in Halifax, is a not for profit charitable organisation governed by a volunteer board of professionals and operated by skilled employees. We believe in a community where everyone has a safe and affordable home. Shelter Nova Scotia is at an exciting time in its history – we are making changes and expanding services. We are looking for highly motivated, career minded individuals with a social justice focus to join our team!

Please apply via email to opportunities@shelternovascotia.com

Thank you for your interest in a position with Shelter Nova Scotia. We look forward to hearing from you!

Make today the day you step forward to make a positive impact that could forever influence the course of a person’s life.

A snapshot of who we are:

Full-time Employees 56
Part-time Employees 15
Casual Employees 37
Student Placements 4
Average Length of Employment for Full-time Employees 5 years
Longest Serving Employee 34.5 years