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

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