Health Care Social Workers Jobs in Canada with Visa Sponsorship

Job Overview:

Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA), committed to providing the highest level of healthcare, is seeking dedicated Health Care Social Workers who are passionate about making a positive impact in the community. This position is instrumental in providing comprehensive social work services to patients and their families. We understand the value of a diverse workforce and offer visa sponsorship for qualified international candidates.

Job Details:

  • Position:Health Care Social Workers Jobs in Canada with Visa Sponsorship
  • Location: Halifax, NS
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary: CAD 20 – CAD 60 per hour
  • Country ; Canada

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct thorough assessments of patients’ social, emotional, economic, and environmental needs.
  2. Develop and implement intervention strategies to address identified needs, advocating for patients and their families.
  3. Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams to facilitate comprehensive care planning and delivery.
  4. Provide crisis intervention, counseling, and support to patients and families.
  5. Participate in program development, quality improvement initiatives, and health promotion.
  6. Maintain professional and comprehensive records of all clinical activities.

Job Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) or equivalent.
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the Nova Scotia College of Social Workers.
  • Demonstrable experience in a health care setting, with a strong foundation in clinical social work practices.
  • Sensitivity to and understanding of diverse cultures and communities.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.
  • International candidates must be eligible for visa sponsorship and registration as Social Workers in Nova Scotia.

Education and Qualification:

  1. Completion of a Master’s degree in Social Work from a recognized university.
  2. Active or eligible for registration with the Nova Scotia College of Social Workers.
  3. A valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle may be required for certain positions.


  • Visa sponsorship for international candidates.
  • Competitive salary package and comprehensive health benefits.
  • Pension plan and employee assistance programs.
  • Opportunities for professional development and continuing education.
  • A supportive work environment with emphasis on work-life balance.

How to Apply:

Eligible candidates are invited to apply online through the Nova Scotia Health Authority’s career portal. Your application should include a current resume, a cover letter expressing interest in the role, and any applicable credentials. Please specify your need for visa sponsorship.


As a Health Care Social Worker at NSHA, you will have the opportunity to make a substantial difference in the lives of patients and contribute to the well-being of communities. We pride ourselves on our inclusive culture and support for our employees’ professional journeys. If you’re an international applicant with the skills and passion for this role, we are excited to help you make the move to Canada with our visa sponsorship program.

Related Jobs :

No of Vacancies: 10
Job Category: Social Worker
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Halifax NS
Country: Canada

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