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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 Jan 04 - Jan 08, 2016
- The Government of Yukon is providing $19,850 through the Health Investment Fund to three community groups to support opportunities for youth. The funding will assist with project coordinator and participant wages.
- The Little Rascals daycare in Ross River remains closed after shutting down for the month of August 2015. The privately run enterprise is the only daycare in the community.
- The Government of Yukon reached an agreement with the Yukon Employees Union that may solve a chronic nursing shortage in rural communities. The agreement will allow for community nurses to work part-time, on a rotational basis.
- The Government of Yukon announced bursaries totalling $240,000 for 12 Yukon students in health-related post-secondary fields. The funding will be awarded over a four-year period.
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