Job prospects Academic Counsellor near Halifax (NS)

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as "Educational counsellors" near Halifax (NS) or Canada.

Current and future job prospects

Note: These outlooks are based on the 2016 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). Learn more about our methodology.

Recent trends from the past 3 years


Over the past few years (2019-2021), the labour market was balanced for Educational counsellors near Halifax (NS). The number of job openings was about the same as the number of workers available in this occupation.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Assessment Methodology

Job outlook over the next 3 years


The employment outlook will be moderate for Educational counsellors (NOC 4033) in the Halifax region for the 2022-2024 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a few new positions.
  • A moderate number of positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Educational counsellors in the Halifax region:

  • Approximately 270 people worked in this occupation in May 2016.
  • Educational counsellors mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Educational services (NAICS 61): 80%
    • Nursing and social assistance (NAICS 623-624): 7%
    • Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 6%

Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour market conditions over the next 10 years

Find out what will be the job prospects for Educational counsellors across Canada over the next 10 years, from 2022 to 2031.

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Labour Market Information Survey
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