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Joined Up for Business

Joined up for Business offers a bespoke, free recruitment and training service for businesses in Edinburgh, and also provides business growth support for Small to Medium Enterprises through the Business Gateway.

The recruitment and training service includes:

  • Providing a single point of access to the JUFJ and JUFB network
  • Offering a bespoke recruitment service
  • Identifying potential financial incentives
  • Identifying and facilitating pre-recruitment opportunities
  • Arrange work placement or work experience opportunities
  • Identifying and facilitating business training and staff development needs
  • Support business growth activities
  • Working with employers to support the Edinburgh Guarantee

Business Gateway offers a free service for businesses that are aiming to grow, including:

  • Local Business Advisory Support including business planning
  • One door approach to a variety of business-related council services e.g. environmental health, planning, building control
  • Business Information, including Market Research reports and premises search
  • Workshops, events and seminars
  • Young Enterprise guide
  • Women in Business
  • Black & Ethnic Minority Enterprise
  • HR Support
  • E-Business & Marketing Support

     For more information contact

Rhona McLinden

0131 270 6085


Ellen Munro

0131 270 6042