What types of jobs do most expatriate spouses/partners have? Locally based or telecommuting? Full-time or part-time? Can you comment on local salary scales?

Most spouses work at the embassy. One works at a local Christian missionary school, and a few others work at the American Cooperative School. - Feb 2019


Embassy jobs. - Sep 2016


No. Job availability in the Embassy is also very tough with a lot of spouses who want to work and can't. It's gotten harder since USAID was expelled. - Nov 2014


Job opportunities are very limited for expats. - Jan 2014


No. - Jul 2013


No. - Jun 2013


NO - Jul 2012


No. - Feb 2012


Perhaps for significantly less money. - Aug 2011


Not really - good managment of EFM positions by management. - May 2011


Not at all. - May 2011


I don't think there are many opportunities except for those looking for teaching jobs. If you have good Spanish speaking skills, you can even teach at the local colleges. - Mar 2011


Not really. - Aug 2010


It varies. There are some opportunities with the embassy, USAID, NGOs, the school. You need spanish for most of these, though. - Aug 2009


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