Labour market

The Labour Market Programs & Services Unit of Advanced Education works on strategies and policies to shape Yukon's workforce. The goal is to help Yukon-based organizations find the staff, the information or the partners they need in order to run their initiatives and grow Yukon's labour force capacity.

Our partners include:

  • labour organizations
  • women's groups
  • youth
  • private sector representatives
  • non-profit organizations
  • communities
  • First Nations
  • the federal government

Labour Market Framework

To guide future labour market initiatives, we are working with our partners to implement the five strategies and action plans on:

  • Comprehensive skills and trades training
  • Immigration
  • Recruitment
  • Employee retention
  • Labour market information

To learn more, go to

Labour market and community information websites

Yukon WorkFutures
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Contact - Labour Market Programs and Services

Department of Education
Government of Yukon
Box 2703
Whitehorse, Yukon
Canada Y1A 2C6

Phone: 867-667-5906
Toll free (In Yukon):  1-800-661-0408, ext. 5906
Fax: 867-667-8555

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