Job outlook Personal Support Worker - Home Support near Ottawa (ON)

Job opportunities for Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations (NOC 4412) are good near Ottawa (ON) over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a personal support worker - home support.

Job opportunities near Ottawa (ON)

personal support worker - home support
Outlook over the next 3 years
Good

The employment outlook will be good for Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations (NOC 4412) in the Ottawa region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Several positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Individuals who are fluent in English and French may have improved employment prospects.

Here are some key facts about Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations in the Ottawa region:

  • Approximately 2,240 people work in this occupation.
  • Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Nursing and residential care facilities and social assistance (NAICS 623-624): 48%
    • Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 33%
    • Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 13%

Job opportunities in Ontario

Good

The job outlook for a personal support worker - home support working in Ontario is good over the next 3 years.

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Labour market conditions across Canada

We expect that the labour supply and demand for Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations (NOC 4412) will be balanced in Canada over the next 10 years.

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