About United Work

From Refugee to Employee

United Work Reintegration and Placement Services for Syrian refugees in Turkey.
United Work Reintegration and Placement Services, which is established by the funding of Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs is a non-profit organization that is running a social responsibility project funded and supported by the various governmental bodies and INGO’s and NGO’s aiming to support Syrian refugees being part of business life in Turkey.

In 2016, a survey has been carried out amongst Dutch companies in Turkey, as an initiative from the Netherlands Minister of Foreign Trade and Development to employ Syrian refugees at companies in Turkey. In regard to the results of the survey; United Work has been founded with the motto “From Refugee to Employee” by the fund granted.

United Work functions as a non-profit organization offering complimentary search and selection services based on job descriptions companies provide, organizing interviews, along with pre-job trainings focusing on enhancing soft skills, on improving cultural learning and on social and work life adaptation and work permit consultancy.

United Work is the one and only organization that is offering job seeking, placement, work permit consultancy and adaptation modules as a package under one roof.


United Work Services

United Work have designed and developed all of its programs and services accordingly need and demand of refugees, host community and labour market to provision of job creation for all actors of labour market.


United Work is a unique organization offering job seeking, job placement, training, and work permit consultancy services as a package under one roof.


United Work offers complimentary search and selection services, job interview organization, along with pre-job training focusing on employability and work-life adaptation and work permit consultancy.



January 11

United Work became a certified İŞKUR employment agency.

October 8

United Work hosted its 1000X event with the attendance of Dutch Consulate Marjanne de Kwaasteniet

August 31

1000 times United. Within 1 Year, 1000 Registered Placements Has Been Reached; This Was A Psychological Threshold

June 30

Second years target of 600 placement has been reached within 9 months

May 20

Second Branch office started its efforts in Bursa Fomara Square

May 11

Circa 200 “H&M” Supplier has been welcomed to United Work Headquarter for the employer module on “Adaptation of Employers to Syrian Workforce”

February 21

Second outreach office started its efforts in Fatih İstanbul

January 2

First time work permit has been paid by United Work on behalf of “Clinic Expert” for Abdurrahman Kakeh

January 2

First time a training module organized in a city United Work does not have a region office. Kilis – “Elyaf Triko” (Inditex Supplier)

December 27

First branch office has been established in İzmir Basmane

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United Work aim to making best matches between companies and job seekers.


United Work offers complimentary search and selection services and more for Syrian Refugees in Turkey.


United Work train the refugees targeted to strengthening employable skills of job seekers.