Social Enterprise Direct is the trading arm of Advice Direct Scotland, a charity advice hub which delivers advice and information to those who need it. We apply successful commercial strategies in order to engender positive social change.
Our work allows us to create jobs and opportunities for those who are normally marginalised when seeking employment. We have no shareholders, meaning that any profits generated across our range of contracts are reinvested into directly supporting individuals and communities in need.
Clients who commission our services not only benefit from our extensive experience and expertise but can also rest assured that any money spent contributes towards their Corporate Social Responsibility outcomes.
We believe that satisfied employees lead to satisfied customers. As a means of improving employee engagement, we operate within a 4-day working week. This has resulted in improvements across all areas of our business with an overall increase in productivity.
SED’s staff are multi-cultural, highly skilled and deeply knowledgeable about the range of services we provide. Our business model fosters an environment where our employees enjoy and take pride in their work. This satisfaction is reflected in the excellent service we provide to our clients and their customers.
Social Enterprise Direct operates as a Fair Work, Fair Pay employer and are Living Wage Accredited.
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