From Refugee to Employee

Recruitment & Job Consulting

United Work is making best matches for potential job openings, search and selection division apply professional search and selection strategies to build long-term business relationships between companies and job seekers.

United Work having through the expertise in the field of Human Resources (HR), employs many highly trained and experienced HR professionals/consultants along with translators to make sure that achieving the optimal placement for every type of jobs.

United Work manages the process with different types of assessments as well as one-on-one and online interviews to get a comprehensive approach of every individual’s capability and work preferences.

United Work also maintains close links with the Syrian community in Turkey to support as many Syrians improve their livelihood and self-resilience.


Enterprise Registration

Enterprise Registration or Licensing refers to the permission given by the competent authorities for the establishment and operation of the businesses within the scope of the Regulation on Opening and Operating Licenses. Syrian and International Protection Refugee entrepreneurs are required to obtain business licenses from the competent authorities to start or continue their activities. Licensing procedures vary according to the type of workplace, work area and activities. In this context, Syrian entrepreneurs need support to carry out the process with the competent authorities and to complete the procedures.


Download Entrepreneur’s Handbook for Refugeees.

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Are you going to find me a job?
Our first mission is trying our best to find you a job. We depend on the wishes of our clients. We have an extended and varied network, so we can guarantee you a bigger chance of finding a job.
If i participate in your program, can you guarantee me a job?
Even though we will do our best, we cannot guarantee you a job.
I am only interested in one particular job. could you help me?
Sorry, no. Our main goal is to get you as quickly as into business life and to make you a legal employee. We can only provide you the job positions that our clients offer us. If you participate in our program, we expect you to consider every vacancy. Even if it is below your standard line of work, it might be a good start for a legal position.
Do i need a work permit?
Yes, you do. United Work will assist your employer apply for a work permit for you. Due to legal restrictions; the work permit is only valid for a specific job and belong to a specific employer-employee relationship. If you quit the job, your new employer is expected to apply for a work permit.
What kind of jobs are available at united work?
Our clients are mainly looking for ‘blue-collar’ workers. Blue-collar work may involve skilled or unskilled manufacturing, sanitation, construction, mechanical maintenance, technical installation and many other types of physical work. Also, jobs in restaurants or shops. A higher level academic education is often not required for many blue-collar jobs. However, certain fields may require specialized training, licensing or certification as well as a high school diploma.
I don’t speak Turkish; would that be a problem?
No. However, beginner or moderate level of Turkish speaking increases your chance of finding a job. Our training program is in English. Translation from English to Arabic will be provided.
Do i have to pay any kind of fee to United Work?
No, all assistance and services provided by United Work is complimentary for both candidates and employers.
Once i started my job, can i still be in contact with United Work?
Of course. We like to stay in touch and hear from you. If there are problems in reference to your job (communication, safety, rights, harassment), please inform us. We will try to support you with our best effort.
Do you also help me to find a job without working permit and social security?
No. This is our one of main mission that provide you legal working environment to save your rights.
My wife/brother/neigbour also want to work, can you help them too?
Yes. All refugees are always welcomed.