Kindergarten Teachers

(NOC 4142)

What do Kindergarten Teachers do?

Kindergarten teachers teach basic subjects such as reading, writing and arithmetic or specialized subjects such as English or French as a second language at public and private elementary schools.

How to become: Kindergarten Teachers

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.

Where to study for a career as: Kindergarten Teachers

University of New Brunswick - Saint John
Saint John, New Brunswick, CA

Related Program(s):
Concurrent Education (B.A./B.Ed.) Bachelor
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Nipissing University
North Bay, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Concurrent Education Bachelor
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Modified on January 26, 2022

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