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Outlook & Prospects for Community and Social Service Workers in Yukon Territory
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Yukon Territory||(3 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be good for Community and Social Service Workers (NOC 4212) in the Yukon.
This outlook is the result of an analysis of a number of factors that influence employment prospects in this occupation. Some of the key findings are that:
- Employment growth is expected to be strong.
- A large number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced moderate levels of unemployment.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Aug 10 - Aug 14, 2015
- The Government of Yukon is providing $131,200 to four First Nation governments and two Yukon community organizations for crime prevention and victim support programs. The programs provide employment for Yukon youth and students.
- The Government of Yukon has selected the Skookum Jim Friendship Centre in Whitehorse to host the new position of a legal advocate to help women navigate the legal system. The territory has provided $281,000 over three years to pilot the program.
- The Government of Yukon is providing $200,000 for five projects to address violence against Aboriginal women. The projects will provide program development and workshops in various communities.
- Trinin Tsul Zheh, a day home, has opened to provide childcare in Old Crow. The fly-in community of 245 residents has been without a daycare option for the last 10 years.
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