Jason Hayward graduated from Bermuda College with an Associate’s degree in Arts & Science, then obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Mount Saint Vincent University and a Master of Business Administration degree in Finance from Nova Southeastern University.
He has served as the President of the Bermuda Public Services Union, President of the Bermuda Trade Union Congress, Chairman of the National Training Board and Director and Treasurer of the Bermuda Credit Union.
Jason worked in the Economic and National Accounts Division of the Department of Statistics. He holds a Chartered Manager designation and a Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership from the Chartered Management Institute. He has also obtained a Certificate in Labour Relations from Queen’s University Industrial Relations Center.
In 2017, Jason was appointed to the Bermuda Government Senate and served as Junior Minister of Education, Health, Labour, Community Affairs and Sports.
Jason chaired the Working Group which produced Bermuda’s first National Workforce Development Plan. Additionally, Jason served on the bipartisan Joint Select Committee tasked with exploring the option of establishing a living wage for Bermuda.
Jason currently serves as the Minister of Labour.