Employment Bureau Rebranding Coming Soon

Jamal Weekes Top Stories

In order to better serve the needs of job seekers, the National Employment Bureau (NEB) will soon be rebranded. Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development, Senator Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo, made this disclosure as she addressed the NEEX Leaders’ Forum held at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre yesterday. Senator Byer Suckoo explained that the NEB would be …

50 Years Of The Farm Labour Programme

Julie Carrington banner, Top Stories

For the past five decades, the Seasonal Canadian Agricultural Programme, more commonly referred to as the Farm Labour Programme, has been a mainstay for Barbados’ economy. Since its inception in 1967, the programme has provided job opportunities for hundreds of Barbadians on Canadian farms.  The remittances sent back home from the workers helped to sustain many Barbadian families in the …

Labour Minister Seeking Central NEB Location

Julie Carrington Top Stories

Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development, Senator Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo, is committed to finding a more central location for the offices of the National Employment Bureau (NEB) to cut down on the commute for unemployed persons. She gave this assurance recently while addressing a breakfast meeting at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre for stakeholders to sensitise …

NEB Praised By Minister Of Labour

Julie Carrington Top Stories

The sterling work of the National Employment Bureau (NEB) in meeting the needs of Barbados’ labour force has come in for high praise from Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development, Senator Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo. She lauded the institution today while delivering the feature address at a breakfast meeting to sensitise stakeholders about the proposed transition of …

Labour Ministry Numbers Reminder

Malissa Brathwaite Ministry News

Members of the public are reminded that the Ministry of Labour’s telephone and facsimile numbers have been changed. Persons desirous of contacting the National Employment Bureau (NEB) should call 535-1535. The Occupational Safety and Health Department may be reached at 535-1523. For general queries, or to reach the Ministry’s Industrial Relations section, the number to call is 535-1500. Facsimile numbers …

Bar Waiters Wanted For Cruise Ship

Malissa Brathwaite Ministry News

The National Employment Bureau (NEB) will host another recruitment drive on Monday, October 24, for bar waiters seeking work in the cruise line industry. Interested persons should be between the ages of 20 and 35, have three or more years’ experience and possess relevant certification. Applicants are also required to walk with a detailed resume in order to be considered …

Overseas Employment For Males In Agriculture

Malissa Brathwaite Ministry News

The National Employment Bureau will host a recruitment drive on Monday, October 17, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., for males seeking work abroad in the agriculture sector. It will be held on the ground floor of the Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St. Michael. Males must be between ages 20 and 45; be physically fit; and over five feet, five …