Come for the lifestyle,
stay for the community.
Island Health provides health care and support services to more than 860,000 people on Vancouver Island, the islands in the Salish Sea and the Johnstone Strait, and mainland communities north of Powell River. With more than 27,000 staff and over 2,900 physician partners, 1,000 volunteers, and the dedicated support of foundations and auxiliaries, Island Health delivers a broad range of health services, including: public health services, primary health care, home and community care, mental health and addictions services, acute care in hospitals, and much more across a huge, geographically diverse region.
Why Work Here?
Come for the lifestyle, stay for the community.
Excellent health and care for everyone, everywhere, every time.
To provide superior health care through innovation, teaching and research and a commitment to quality and safety—creating healthier, stronger communities and a better quality of life for those we touch.
C.A.R.E. guides everything we do.
To do the right thing—to change, innovate and grow.
To the highest degree of quality and safety.
To value each individual and bring trust to every relationship.
To give the kind of care we would want for our loved ones.
We provide benefits to help you balance your career and personal life by offering a competitive compensation and benefits package when you join Island health
Benefits of Working Here
Island Health offers exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan.
Vacation and Paid Time Off
Most vacation entitlement starts at four weeks with additional time accrued based on years of service.
13 Statutory Holidays.
Participation in our Municipal Pension Plan