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Elementary School and Kindergarten Teachers  (NOC 4142)
Edmonton Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Elementary School and Kindergarten Teachers in Edmonton Region

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

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Table on the employment potential for Elementary School and Kindergarten Teachers in Edmonton Region as well as in the rest of the Alberta.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Edmonton Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29

For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Elementary School and Kindergarten Teachers (NOC 4142) in the Edmonton region.

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 weak.
  • A large number of people are expected to retire.
  • This occupation has recently experienced low levels of unemployment.

Local Labour Market News

Week of Jun 22 - Jun 26, 2015
  • Edmonton Public Schools has approved a budget of approximately $1.1B for the 2015-2016 school year. The budget includes funding for 67 additional full-time teaching jobs and 51 extra full-time support staff positions, such as educational assistants and library technicians.
Week of May 18 - May 22, 2015 Week of Dec 01 - Dec 05, 2014 Week of Oct 13 - Oct 17, 2014
Please consult the Alberta and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.