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Has anyone ever heard of a teacher's spouse getting a work visa in an overseas location while the teacher works with DODEA? There is a possibility that this would be the only way the spouse could earn an income, if there was no position available on base. I wasn't sure what the rules are for a spouse as far as earning an income overseas. Thanks!
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scribblesandink Have you any knowledge of what job possibilities there are in the UK for a spouse? What is the sofa agreement for spouses in England?
Dec 7, 2021
IsItFriday? The spouse job situation is never good. Qualifications cannot be transferred easily, and/or are not recognized.

And the base job situation is straight out of the '50s, with many base jobs offering pay and conditions on the assumption that the position will be filled by a housewife, and not a modern woman who has a career, and fills an equa...See More
Dec 7, 2021
scribblesandink Thank you all. I searched for US UK sofa agreements and scanned through NATO. I'm not sure if I found the best document, but what I did find did not mention jobs or income for dependents. It does seem surprisingly like an episode of Meet the Beavers. I sort of thought that might be the case for a spouse and I really appreciate the honesty. It's wha...See More
Dec 8, 2021
scribblesandink Thank you all. I searched for US UK sofa agreements and scanned through NATO. I'm not sure if I found the best document, but what I did find did not mention jobs or income for dependents. It does seem surprisingly like an episode of Meet the Beavers. I sort of thought that might be the case for a spouse and I really appreciate the honesty. It's wha...See More
Dec 8, 2021
scribblesandink Correction: I meant to say "Leave it to the Beavers", the tv show.
Dec 8, 2021


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