Job Opportunities

Do you get excited about the idea of paid work abroad but don’t know exactly where to look in order to find opportunities that may suit you?

Browse through the opportunities below. We update this list as we discover new opportunities.

Paid Work Abroad- Quote: The only way to do great work is to love what you do
The only way to do great work is to love what you do

Being based in Barbados, it’s important to us to provide a resource for fellow Barbadians who are job hunting locally.


Barbados Advocate

Local Newspaper

Tip! Companies often advertise vacancies in the local newspapers with the Friday and Sunday editions being most popular. Purchase/borrow the print newspaper.


Facebook

Online social media & social networking platform

Tip! There are several Facebook groups where members post about local job vacancies and opportunities. Search “Jobs in Barbados” to get started.

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Favio Group

Employment agency

Tip! This online job board features jobs in Barbados & the Caribbean.

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Linkedin

Professional networking site

Tip! Search Linkedin Jobs and filter by location for Barbados.

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Nation Classifieds

Jobs in the local Nation Classifieds

Tip! Purchase/borrow the print newspaper to view full list. The popular papers are Friday Nation and Sunday Sun.

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Profiles Caribbean

HR Consulting Firm

Tip! Their clients often email them vacancies to post

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Tell Barbados

Email marketing & advertising

Tip! Email blasts are varied from product/business advertising to sales but they can also include job vacancies that are not advertised in newspapers.

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The Bridge to Success

Teaching English in China

Tip! Also offers internships for students

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This & That Bajan

Email marketing & advertising

Tip! Email blasts are varied from product/business advertising to sales but they can also include job vacancies that are not advertised in newspapers.

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Caribbean Job Bank – Multiple Locations

Tourism jobs in the Caribbean

Tip! Created by the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association (CHTA), this job bank seeks primarily to provide opportunities for those in Caribbean islands affected during the 2017 hurricane season

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Caribbean Jobs – Multiple Locations

Jobs in the Caribbean

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Charity Job – Multiple Locations

Jobs in the non-profit sector

Tip! Filter/search jobs by Location (International) to see opportunities abroad. Read job description carefully as some jobs may have different requirements for citizenship of candidates.

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Dressel Divers – Multiple Locations

Work in the Caribbean or Europe

Tip! If you are interested in a diving related job, they offer internships.

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Frontier- Multiple Locations

International volunteer organisation

Tip! Click to view the placements abroad. Opportunities available at the headquarters but these generally require legal right to work in the country prior to application.

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Go Abroad- Multiple Locations

International travel & work opportunities

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GVI – Multiple Locations

International volunteer organisation

Tip! GVI has a separate job site: Careers Abroad. Read job description carefully as some jobs may have different requirements for citizenship of candidates.

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JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) Programme

Promotes grass-roots international exchange between Japan and other nations

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Latin America For Less

South American Travel & Tour Provider

Tip! Read job descriptions carefully as some jobs may have different requirements for citizenship of candidates.

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Linkedin

Professional networking site

Tip! Search Linkedin Jobs and filter by the location you choose.

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Projects Abroad – Multiple Locations

International volunteering organisation

Tip! Check out the Overseas Positions offered. Read job description carefully as some jobs may have different requirements for citizenship of candidates.

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Sail Caribbean – British Virgin Islands

Summer sailing camp

Tip! Great option for those who can’t get enough of the ocean and sailing and have free time over the summer.

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Teach Away- Multiple Locations

Job Board for mainly teaching jobs worldwide

Tip! There are also support/administrative roles in schools advertised if teaching is not your dream job

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Trivago- Multiple Locations

Accommodation search & comparison site

Tip! The headquarters is based in Dusseldorf, Germany so the majority of the jobs are based there. Read job description carefully as some jobs may have different requirements for citizenship of candidates.

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Wimdu – Multiple Locations

Accommodation booking site

Tip! The headquarters is based in Berlin, Germany so the majority of the jobs are based there. Read job description carefully as some jobs may have different requirements for citizenship of candidates.

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Helpful Career Guide aims to make site users aware of opportunities available to them. Although we have made our own checks prior to listing companies on our site, we strongly encourage you to do you own due diligence. We accept no responsibility for any issues encountered with any company listed on this site.

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