Primary School Teachers

(NOC 4142)
+18.12%
 

Requirement

You need a bachelor's degree in education and a provincial/territorial teaching certificate.

You need additional training or specialization during your bachelor's degree studies to specialize in special education or second-language instruction.

You need additional certification to teach English or French as a second language.

With experience, you may move up the ranks to become an education consultant or school principal.

Most recent entrants have an undergraduate university degree, and almost 1 in 4 has a graduate degree.

Degrees Associated with This Career

Bachelor
Master
Doctorate

Useful Experience/Skills

Leadership
Interpersonal skills
Teamwork
Curriculum familiarity

Useful Secondary School Subjects

English
French
Social Studies
Math

Modified on May 20, 2012