Employability partners for all ages

Through the Edinburgh Guarantee, we aim to support people across the city to easily access and progress in fair work, training or further education. Our employability partners can provide training, one to one support and employability guidance to help you get into work. 

Find an employability partner to support you with finding employment, training and volunteering opportunities. 

All in Edinburgh

This service supports anyone with a disability or long term health condition to find and keep a job. You can get help by phone, email, text or using digital media and video conferencing.

DWP Find a Job

The DWP portal features roles for jobseekers of all ages throughout the UK, offering them an accessible, one-stop-shop to look for work.

Encompass

This service is run by Access to Industry and supports those in recovery from substance misuse, those moving on from past offending behaviours, and those affected by homelessness. You can get help by phone, email, Skype and digital media.

Fort Kinnaird Recruitment and Skills Centre

The Recruitment and Skills Centre (RSC) at Fort Kinnaird shopping centre supports employers’ current recruitment and staff development needs and also job seekers to gain and retain employment in the area.

FUSE

FUSE has been established to support recruitment and skills training for the city centre and the new Edinburgh St James, which is expected to bring an additional 3000 jobs across retail, hospitality, operations, facilities and management. Whether it’s part-time, full-time, seasonal or permanent, FUSE will have an opportunity to suit you. 

New Futures

New Futures provides tailored careers advice and support if you’re searching for new employment, whether you are looking to change or progress in your current role. If you are looking for more hours, higher pay, or are considering entering a new sector, New Futures can support you on your journey towards your goals.

Next Step

This project, run by Community Renewal, is a city-wide service to support residents of Edinburgh with their employability needs. Whether you are unemployed or employed or in a job and looking to upskill, Next Step have teamed up with The City of Edinburgh Council to offer support for your immediate employment needs. You can get help over the phone, by email and using digital media and video conferencing.

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