Tag Archives: Jamaica Jobs

Jamaican public sector workers agitate for promised compensation overhaul

Thousands of public sector employees staged disruptions, strikes last week to pressure govt. to fulfill promised compensation restructuring  KINGSTON, JAMAICA — Public sector workers have been increasing pressure on the government to follow through on its promised compensation overhaul for the sector, with thousands of employees staging disruptions like walking off their jobs last week.…
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Caribbean caregivers wanted to live and work in the UK

Abbots Care Limited UK seeking to sponsor senior care worker and care assistant for 3-5 years  BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS — A UK-based care provider is looking to sponsor two Caribbean caregivers to live and work in the UK as a senior care worker and care assistant for either three or five years. Abbots Care Limited UK…
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50 Jamaican domestic workers now equipped to become entrepreneurs

Ministry of Labour, ILO gives grants to informal sector workers to pursue their dreams of owning their own businesses  KINGSTON, JAMAICA — More women are now equipped to make the leap from having informal jobs as domestic workers to being their own bosses as a grant from the Ministry of Labour and International Labour Organization…
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Talent acquisition services can help Caribbean businesses struggling to find locals for jobs

CPSD report notes Jamaican employers have trouble finding suitable local workers to fill jobs  KINGSTON, JAMAICA — Many Caribbean businesses struggle to find and hire highly-skilled talent locally, often citing brain drain as a major challenge and lamenting the need to recruit foreign workers for jobs that could otherwise be filled by their nation’s citizens.…
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