Welcome to Smart Works Edinburgh

Since its opening in August 2014, Smart Works Edinburgh has assisted more than 300 women, providing work outfits from their stock of high-quality clothes donated by the public, local businesses and retailers. With styling advice and interview training offered too, the support helps women feel more confident and increases their chances of securing jobs.

How To Get Involved

How To Make An Appointment

The service at Smart Works Edinburgh is open to any women in the Edinburgh region who have a confirmed job interview for a paid position or a year-long apprenticeship.

Appointments to Smart Works Edinburgh are made by referral only.  We work with many referral agencies, including Jobcentre Plus, work programme providers and charities working to support women back into employment.  They refer women to us who need help with interview clothes and confidence-building in the run up to their interview.

Referring a women to Smart Works Edinburgh is done over the phone and only takes a few minutes.  We take care of the rest.


To become a Smart Works referral partner:
  1. Please complete a Smart Works Referral Agency Agreement or call 0131 516 7787
  2. Email the completed form to: edinburgh@smartworks.org.uk

*We usually require a day’s notice to book an appointment but we try to be as flexible as we can