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Outlook & Prospects for Other Assisting Occupations in Support of Health Services in Newfoundland and Labrador
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|
|Newfoundland and Labrador||(2 of 3 stars)||2014-06-25|
For the 2013-2015 projection period, employment opportunities will be fair for Other Assisting Occupations in Support of Health Services (NOC 3414) in Newfoundland and Labrador. Employment growth in this occupation is expected to be stronger than average. However, this growth will be offset by fewer workers retiring.
According to the 2011 National Household Survey, the average age for this occupation in Newfoundland and Labrador was 37 years and 7% of workers were 55 years old and older. Also, according to the Labour Force Survey, approximately 1,100 people worked in this occupation in 2013.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Oct 13 - Oct 17, 2014
- The provincial government announced $259,000 in funding for five research grants that focus on enhancing medical patient care in NL
- Eastern Health has launched a bursary program for people interested in an education as a Licensed Practical Nurse or Personal Care Attendant, which offers $5,000 in exchange for a commitment to return service
- The provincial government announced $640,000 in funding to upgrade the infrastructure and equipment for the Brookfield/Bonnews Health Centre and Bonnews Lodge in New-Wes-Valley
- The provincial government announced $744,000 in funding to 39 organizations to support engagement activities and learning opportunities for youth in NL
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