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Outlook & Prospects for Elementary School and Kindergarten Teachers in Edmonton Region
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Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Edmonton Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2014-05-22|
For the 2013-2015 projection period, employment opportunities will be fair for Elementary School and Kindergarten Teachers (NOC 4142) in the Edmonton region. Compared to all other occupations, there should be proportionately fewer unemployed workers with experience in this occupation to compete for available jobs. However, this will be partially offset by both average employment growth and number of retiring workers.
According to the 2011 National Household Survey, the average age for this occupation in the Edmonton region was 41 years and 17% of workers were 55 years old and older.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jun 09 - Jun 13, 2014
- Edmonton Public Schools is planning to add 339 full-time staff, including 119 teachers, in a tentative $1B budget for the 2014-2015 school year
- The Edmonton Catholic School Board has voted to close three schools due to the high cost of repairs to the buildings
- Prospective students for the Crane and Hoist Operator Apprenticeship Program at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology in Edmonton are camping out in the hallways of the institution in an effort to capture one of the 180 coveted spots
- Canadian North is building a pilot training facility, equipped with a Boeing 737 flight simulator, at the Edmonton International Airport
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