Five Growth Jobs Through 2022


Top Growth Jobs to 2022If you’re new to the job market, a recent graduate, or looking for a profession that’s expected to experience strong growth over the next ten years, here’s a list of five jobs expected to experience growth over the next ten years.

These five growth jobs are predicted to see continued increase over the next several years.

  1. Personal Care Aides assist the elderly, the ill, and persons with disabilities with daily living activities. Aides may assist individuals in their homes or at a care facility. Personal care aide job tasks include housekeeping duties such as doing laundry and making beds, preparing meals, and  monitoring vital signs and medication, under the direction of a registered nurse or physician.  For more information on Personal Care Aides, click here.
  2. Home Health Aides perform similar functions as personal care aides, but Home Health Aides typically provide these services in the client’s home. Responsibilities may include serving meals, changing bandages and dressing wounds, and conversing with patients to keep them mentally alert. For more information on Home Health Aides, click here.
  3. Anesthesiologist Assistants assist anesthesiologists in administering anesthesia for surgical and non-surgical procedures. Assistants are also responsible for monitoring patient status during surgical treatment. For more information on becoming an anesthesiologist assistant, visit the Anesthetists website here.
  4. Medical Assistants work in medical office settings and are responsible for tasks such as scheduling appointments, keeping medical records, coding information for insurance, and accepting payments from patients. Medical Assistants also record vital signs, record medical histories, and prepare patients and facilities for examination by the doctor.  Click here to download your free Medical Assistant resume.
  5. Occupational Therapy Assistants work with occupational therapists to provide occupational therapy care to patients. Occupational Therapy Assistants may assist in the development of treatment plans, and document treatment progress.  For more information on Occupational Therapy, visit the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) website here.