Other instructors

Other instructors

NOC
4216

Teach courses, such as motor vehicle or motorcycle driving, sailing and navigation, sewing or other courses, which are outside of educational institutions.

Quick facts

3 Year Outlook

Fair
Fair

3 Year Job Openings

38
 

Median Hourly Wage

$17.50
$14.50
Low
$26.00
High

Median Salary

$12,878
 

Typically Required

College or apprenticeship

Employed

380
 

% Working Full Time

54%
 

% Working Full Year

40%
 
Job details

Full NOC Description

Instructors in this unit group teach courses, such as motor vehicle or motorcycle driving, sailing and navigation, sewing or other courses, which are outside of educational institutions. They are employed by driving schools, fabric retailers and other commercial establishments or they may be self-employed. This unit group also includes modelling and finishing school instructors, driver's licence examiners, who are employed by provincial governments and tutors who provide instruction in elementary or secondary school subjects.

Main Duties

Driving instructors perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Instruct individuals on proper motor vehicle driving skills and traffic regulations
  • Demonstrate and explain the handling and mechanical operation of motor vehicles
  • Supervise individuals during practice driving.

Driver's licence examiners perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Conduct road test examinations
  • Evaluate the driving ability of applicants for driver's licences.

Sewing instructors perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Give instruction to students in techniques and skills of sewing, tailoring and dressmaking.

Modelling and finishing school instructors perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Give instruction on comportment, personal development, make-up application and modelling techniques for fashion shows and magazine advertising.

Also Known As

  • driver's licence examiner
  • driving instructor
  • modelling and finishing school instructor
  • motorcycle driving instructor
  • sewing instructor - non-vocational
Requirements

Employment Requirements

  • Expertise in the field of instruction must be demonstrated.
  • Driving instructors must obtain special licensing as a driving instructor in the province of employment.
  • Certification by the Canadian Yachting Association may be required for sailing and navigation instructors.

Provincial Regulation

Not Provincially Regulated

Employment by Sex

The following graph shows the percentage of men and women working in this occupation in New Brunswick.

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58.2%
Female
41.8%
Male
Employment by age

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick by age group.

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13.3%
15-24
17.8%
25-34
14.4%
35-44
21.1%
45-54
26.7%
55-64
6.7%
65+
Employment by highest level of education

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick by highest level of education achieved.

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7.8%
No Certificate, Diploma or Degree
20.0%
High School, Diploma or Equivalent
7.8%
Apprenticeship or Trades Certificate or Diploma
23.3%
College or University Below Bachelor Level
41.1%
University - Bachelor Level or Above
Employment by Industry

The following graph shows the industry groups in which the largest shares of persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick are employed. Small percentages for all top three industry groups may suggest employment for this occupation is widely distributed amongst many industry groups.

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75.6%
Educational services
11.1%
Public administration
4.4%
Other services (except public administration)
8.9%
All Other Industries
Employment by Economic Regions

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons employed in this occupation in New Brunswick by which economic region they reside in.

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19.80%
Northeast
19.80%
Southeast
22.00%
Southwest
29.70%
Central
8.80%
Northwest
Province of New Brunswick Economic Regions

Economic Regions

The following map displays New Brunswick’s five economic regions. An economic region (ER) is a grouping of counties, created as a standard unit for analysis of regional economic activity across Canada.

Annual Median Salary by Economic Regions

The following graph shows the median salary of all persons employed in this occupation in each of New Brunswick’s five economic regions.

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$13,273
Northeast
$20,011
Southeast
$14,159
Southwest
$12,721
Central
N/A
Northwest
Province of New Brunswick Economic Regions

Economic Regions

The following map displays New Brunswick’s five economic regions. An economic region (ER) is a grouping of counties, created as a standard unit for analysis of regional economic activity across Canada.

Hourly Median Wages by Economic Regions

The following represents the median hourly wage of all persons employed in this occupation in each of New Brunswick’s five economic regions.

No Data Available
Salary

This following represents the median salary of all persons employed in this occupation compared to the median salary of workers employed in this occupation that work full-time year-round.

All Workers Employed in this Occupation

$12,878

Workers Employed Full-time, Full-year

$45,553

This following represents the median salary of persons employed in this occupation across each of the Atlantic Provinces and nationally.

New Brunswick

$12,878

Newfoundland

$20,428

Prince Edward Island

$11,340

Nova Scotia

$12,650

Canada

$11,630
Employment Outlook

The following represents the number of job openings that are expected to occur in this occupation over the next three and ten years respectively, broken down by openings expected to result from growth (“new jobs”) and openings expected to result from attrition (death and retirements).

Three Year Outlook

Total Openings: 3 Year

38
 

New Jobs: 3 Year

-8
 

Retirements/Deaths: 3 Year

46
 

Ten Year Outlook

Total Openings: 10 Year

122
 

New Jobs: 10 Year

-21
 

Retirements/Deaths: 10 Year

144