Job prospects Home Child Care Provider near Hamilton (ON)

Explore current and future job prospects for Home child care providers near Hamilton (ON). These trends also apply to people working as a home child care provider.

Note that the current 2019-2021 Employment Outlook was published in December 2019 based on information available at that time.

Recent trends

Labour surplus

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was poor over the past few years (2016-2018). There were more workers available than job openings.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

home child care provider
Outlook over the next 3 years
Good Good

The employment outlook will be good for Home child care providers (NOC 4411) in the Hamilton - Niagara Peninsula region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
  • High employee turnover in this occupation could lead to additional employment opportunities.
  • Due to the seasonal nature of this occupation, employment opportunities may vary depending on the time of the year.

Here are some key facts about Home child care providers in the Hamilton - Niagara Peninsula region:

  • Approximately 1,410 people work in this occupation.
  • Home child care providers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Nursing and residential care facilities and social assistance (NAICS 623-624): 67%
    • Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 32%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Outlook Methodology

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