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Joined up for Jobs is the jobs strategy for Edinburgh. It sets out how a partnership of key agencies will help more people into employment.

Welcome to the Joined Up for Jobs website. Please sign up as a new user.

Past minutes, agendas, future dates, general information about the Joined Up for Jobs forum.

Listings of all the organisations and services offering employability support in Edinburgh. You can download a printed version here.

Noticeboard with latest network news, courses and training, conferences and job vacancies.

Working Capital is the magazine for Edinburgh's Strategic Skills Pipeline and Joined Up For Jobs.

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Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal has been signed

The Employability Third Party Grants are administered by Capital City Partnership for the City of Edinburgh Council. It is a small grants programme.

Grow with bespoke support for recruitment, training and business growth.

The Recruitment and Skills Centre at Fort Kinnaird supports businesses in the retail park and surrounding areas with recruitment, help with staff training needs and workforce development.

Details of the range of recruitment support and incentives available to employers.

Information on Jobs Strategy Group.

The JUFJ Youth Employment Strategy and the Partnership created to support initiatives helping young people in Edinburgh.

Caselink is the Management Information System used to support the delivery of employability support in Edinburgh and Midlothian.

Information for jobseekers

Local "Employability Hubs" called Route2 are based across the city. They are there to help you with whatever you need to move into work.

All In Edinburgh is a service helping people who have a disability or long term health condition find paid work.

Co-ordinating a partnership of key agencies to tackle inequality, support job growth, and help more people into employment

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  • 21 January 2019

    Developing Young Workforce are hosting their annual Jobs Roadshow on Wednesday 6th March at the Corn Exchange, Edinburgh.

  • 21 January 2019

    The new Joined Up for Jobs website will launch the last week of January! The new site has a whole new look and some exciting new features.

  • 18 January 2019

    Edinburgh Printmakers are recruiting a Building Supervisor to maintain their office and creative space. Closing Date, Sunday 27th January (Midnight)

  • 17 January 2019

    Sodexo Prestige are recruiting for Event Staff, an Event Supervisor and and Event Manager to support their service offer at The Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh. Recruitment is ongoing.

  • 17 January 2019

    Great opportunity for people aged 18 or over who are unemployed, not in education or on the Work Programme, are living in Edinburgh and interested in getting a job in the Care sector.

  • 16 January 2019

    Information regarding the launch of the Challenge Fund, administered by SDS.

  • 11 January 2019

    BSW Timber are recruiting for their 2019 Graduate Placement Programme. Note: This job is not located within the City of Edinburgh Local Authority Area. Closing Date: Sunday 10 February.

  • 10 January 2019

    Maxi Construction are recruiting for a Trainee Quantity Surveyor. This application will close when a suitable candidate is recruited.

  • 10 January 2019

    RUTS are recruiting now for a series of new Employability Fund Courses starting in January 2019.

  • 7 January 2019

    The Joined Up for Integration team will be running a Housing and Employability programme throughout January and February. This is also open to new employability staff who would like to get an insight into different areas of employability or employability staff who would like to attend to build relationships with housing officers.

  • 27 December 2018

    Give your clients career a flying start in 2019 with a career at Edinburgh Airport.

  • 19 December 2018

    Abby Group Cleaning are recruiting for a Cleaning Team Leader to support their Edinburgh Service. This role is funded by SERI and applicants must meet the strict SERI Criteria. Interviews in Early January.

  • 17 December 2018

    TfC's Employability Fund stage 3 programme is aimed at 16 to 19 year olds who are interested in exploring employment options within the childcare or social care sectors. Recruiting now for course starting on Monday 18 February 2019.

  • 17 December 2018

    A consultation is underway on the initial concept design for George Street and the First New Town. Plaza areas, people-friendly spaces and a dedicated cycleway are among potential new features included in the draft concept design which has been produced following consultation with a wide range of stakeholders including community, business and specialist interest groups. An online survey is available until 25 January 2019.

  • 13 December 2018

    SCRT Homecare is recruiting for a variety of care roles across the Local Authority areas of East Lothian, Mid Lothians, West Lothian and Edinburgh. Ongoing Recruitment unless otherwise stated.

  • 11 December 2018

    This course is run in tandem with Use IT and offers intermediate learning in Microsoft Office packages tailored to suit your needs. It covers Word, Excel and Powerpoint. It also covers basic technical skills. We offer our own certificate plus the Microsoft Digital Literacy certificate.