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Working closely with employers is key to delivering success for Edinburgh's economy. If you are an employer in Edinburgh, find out about how we can work together to support both your business and our economy.

Grow with us

Joined Up for Business gives businesses a "no wrong door" approach and offers a bespoke, free recruitment and training service, as well as a business growth support service for SMEs. We will help businesses identify funding intiatives that can support your recruitment, training and business growth needs.

The city's Employer Offer has evolved over recent years and has now been specifically designed based on feedback from employers in the city.

Work with us

Edinburgh Guarantee is not a programme or a funded package. It's a belief that everyone has something to offer and that the city, by working together, can deliver a better future  for our young people and for our economy .

Edinburgh Guarantee works closely with employers to create opportuinities for young people that will not only help school leavers but will add value to your business.

Our employer support tool, which details information, advice and direction for both partners and businesses can be found here

For information about national support for employers, check Our Skillsforce.

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

Work with the City partnership supporting young people into positive destinations.

Details of the range of recruitment incentives available to employers.

The Universities in Edinburgh offer a range of services to help businesses tap into the huge talent pool of students and recent graduates in the city.

The Flexible Workforce Development Fund will be available to organisations across the private, public and third sectors who are subject to the UK Government’s Apprenticeship Levy.