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Hon. Hensley Daniel

 
Deputy Premier and Minister of Health, Gender and Social Affairs, Youth and Sports, Community Affairs, Trade and Industry, Culture, Telecommunications and Information.
 
EDUCATION             
 
B.Sc  (Hons) Social Work  (U.W.I) 1991
Certificate in Education  (U.W.I) 1984
Diploma in Spanish Inter-American Language Centre 1981
 
Profile           
Thirteen (13) years experience in the management of Social Programmes.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to speak, read, write English, French and Spanish fluently
  • High-energy individual with strong leadership capabilities
  • Twenty-seven (27) years experience in voluntary and community services.
Relevant Experience & Accomplishments
 
Successfully established a Foster Care Service and a Probation Service for troubled young people. 
 
Wrote grants and secured funding for social programmes aimed at reducing poverty.
 
Led the research team on Research on Adolescents in Nevis in 1997

Employment History

2000 – July 2006   Principal Consult – Vision 21 LTD
– Provided consultancy services and training programmes for private and public sector entities.

2002 – 2004   Program Officer:  Family Health International Caribbean Regional Program.
– Responsible for the monitoring and evaluation of forty-four (44) HIV/AIDS projects in St Vincent & The Grenadines, St Lucia, St Kitts & Nevis, Trinidad & Tobago and Surinam. Oversaw the development and strengthening of HIV/AIDS Networks in the five countries.

1991 – 1999   Director: Youth and Community Services in Nevis. 
– Implemented anti-poverty programmes for youth, women, children, and the aged.
– Organised an annual Youth in Business Exhibition to promote enterprise among young people.
– Developed a new Welfare Benefits programme for Women and Children
– Worked closely with non-governmental organizations to address poverty among Youth, Women, and the Aged. A National Training Programme resulted from this collaboration. 

1977 – 1988 High School Teacher
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– Taught English, French and Spanish
 
 
COMMUNITY  INVOLVEMENT
 
1999 to 2002 – President, Nevis Renal Society
1999 to 2002 – President, Nevis Domino Association
1999 to present – Chairman Education Committee, St John’s
                                Community Improvement Club (S.J.C.I.C.)
 
1994 to 1997 – Program Director, Nevis Special Olympics
 
1992 – Chairman, Culturama Committee (Culturama is Nevis’ National Festival)
                                       
1990-1991 – Chief Executive, Culturama Committee
1986-1988 – Secretary, Board of Directors, Nevis Cooperative Credit Union
 
1986-1988 – Member, National Executive Nevis Youth Council
 
1977-1988 – Co-ordinator, Adult Education Program of the St Johns Community Improvement Club.
 
1985-1986 – Project Manager St John’s Community Centre Construction.
 
1984-1987 – President, St John’s Community Improvement Club.
 
1979-1982 – Treasurer, Nevis Amateur Athletic Association
 
1979-1982 – President, St John’s Community Improvement Club
 
Honours and Awards
 
Man of the Year, Nevis – Leeward Times 1999
Top Student University of the West Indies Year I   Social Work 1989
St Kitts & Nevis Independence Award 1988 for Outstanding work in Youth & Community Development.
Teacher Excellence Award – 1988
Nevis Youth of the Year – 1986
Born Hensley Edmeston Daniel to Doris and Cornelius Daniel in 1959 in humble circumstances in the beautiful village of Cox, Hensley Daniel is known to all and sundry as a man committed to the improvement of his society.  In his spare time, Hensley enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, reading and socializing. 

Hon E. Robelto Hector

Current Post:
Minister of Communications, works, Public Utilities, Posts, Physical Planning, Natural Resources and Environment, Agriculture, Lands, Housing, Co-operatives and Fisheries.

 

Date of Birth:  19.12.1967

Education and Training:

Hugh Wooding Law School, Trinidad; Legal Education Certificate

University of the West Indies, Cave Hill; LLB

University of the West Indies, St. Augustine; B. Sc. Agriculture

Eastern Caribbean Institute of Agriculture (ECIAF) Trinidad

Awards and Commendations:
Best All-round Student (ECIAF) 
1989 & 1990
National Officer of Excellence, Nevis
1992 & 1993
OECS Regional Officer of Excellence
1993
National Scholarship Award ; Bank of Nova Scotia
1993
Joe Pires Memorial Award (UWI) 
1996
                                                                              
Community Activities:
Red Cross Society member
Past Culturama Financial Comptroller
Past Nevis Youth Council member
Member of Nevis Boy’s Scout
Founding member of Nevis Symphonic Band
 
Born in 1967 in Charlestown this accomplished scholar has chosen to take the ultimate step in service to his country.  A passionate debater throughout his student years, Robelto has prepared himself for Cabinet by first pursuing careers in Agriculture as a Crop Protection Specialist and then by entering the legal profession.  Before being elected to representative politics in the Nevis Local Elections  on July 10, 2006, Robelto Hector operated his own law firm Hector and Associates in Charlestown.

In his spare time Robelto enjoys playing tape ball cricket with the guys at Bucco Park on Government Road, mixing and mingling with his constituents and fishing.   

Hon. Joseph W. Parry

 

Premier and Minister of Finance, Statistics & Economic Planning, Education & Library Services, Human Resources, Tourism and Labour.

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Work Permit Application

A work permit is required by any non-national wishing to engage in gainful employment on Nevis.  To complete the application process the following steps must be completed:-

  • Complete Work Permit Application Form
  • Supporting documents
    •  Medical
      • Mantaux
      • Chest X-Ray
      • VDRK (Urine)
      • HIV
    • Police record from originating country
    • 3 passport size photos
    • Passport
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