Job search while pregnant

Job search while pregnant

Expecting a little bundle of job? Congratulations! Your life is about to change miraculously. Yet this needn’t stop you from job searching. Being pregnant may slow you down but it doesn’t bring things to a halt.

Don’t panic as there are plenty of jobs for pregnant woman and it’s illegitimate not to hire you because you’re pregnant. So go ahead and submit resume as your belly blossoms.


Manage your obligations

Before you start to begin your search make sure the current schedule accommodate job hunting duties while pregnant-related responsibilities. When you’re pregnant, you can apply for any job that suits you. There is no rule that says you can’t be a high powered executive or busy paramedic. Your health and mobility will decide what you can handle.


Start Early

To be honest the whole job hunting process, as well as your chances of scoring a new gig, will be easier the earlier on you are in your pregnancy  you’ll have more energy to put toward submitting resume and attending interviews. If you’re not overly showing, the hiring manager will be able to focus on you not your tummy.

By law, a company can’t deny you employment because you’re pregnant and you’re not legally required to let potential employers know that you’re expecting. But keep in mind if you waltz into an interview with a burgeoning bump, you may receive some raised eyebrows.


Great jobs for mothers to be

There are a variety of flexible jobs that pregnant women can do. Temporary or fixed jobs being a temporary means you can apply for lease on jobs or fixed jobs grant you officially six months leave till due date.


Objections you may encounter

There may be some arbitrary decision by employer that you may feel sluggish. It’s up to you to either seek work that accommodates these possibilities or be able to sell yourself to the employer.