The Department of Labour assists in facilitating local and overseas employment by way of the listings of current vacancies as well as the Canada/Caribbean Seasonal Agricultural Workers Programme (CCSAWP).
The CCSAWP is administered by the Labour Department in conjunction with the Office of the Eastern Caribbean Liaison Service (ECLS) in Toronto, Canada, to recruit Vincentian nationals for placement on various farms in Canada.
Applications for the farm programme are accepted during the last two weeks in December. Placements are often quite limited and competitive. Successful applicants would generally have met the following criteria:
• Have some farming experience,