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Senscot's vision is of a socially just Scotland, served by a thriving social economy

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We support the social economy

Our mission is to establish and maintain a national support network for community activists and their social enterprises

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Our activities include:

Connecting and informing social enterprises across Scotland.

Supporting local and thematic social enterprise networks.

Working with others to establish new services for the sector.


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The latest update on community and social economy issues from the Senscot bulletin, including founder Laurence Demarco’s personal take on the week’s events.

It is also includes The SENs weekly update, a roundup of Social Enterprise Network activity, with news, events and funding opportunities for social enterprises.



Senscot News

Social Enterprise Events and Activities for Year of Young People …

14th June 2018
Below is a list of projects and events relating to the Year of Young People undertaken by SEN members.&nbs…

The Community Bond – Putting the Spirit of Collaboration in…

20th February 2018
At our Social Enterprise Conference in December 2017, the lack of appropriate loans, in particular bridging lo…
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Social Enterprise News

The myth of freedom

19th September 2018
The Guardian, by Yuval Noah Harari12.09.18Should scholars serve the truth, even at the cost of social…

Church will meet to consider Wonga borrower rescue

18th September 2018
BBC 15.09.18The Church of England is to meet to consider leading a buyout of the collapsed payday lender …
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Social Enterprise Jobs

Social Enterprise Development Officer

Location: West Lothian
Company: Community Enterprise
Salary: £29,000 - £34,000

Project Manager – Head of Accelerate

Location: Edinburgh
Company: The Melting Pot / Coworking Accelerator Network
Salary: £29,000 - £34,000
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Building Futures

Building Futures believes every individual in society deserves a fair shot at their chosen career path without facing stigma or stereotype – with their mission being to promote equality and greater diversity within the construction sector.  They are not driven by profit but by the prospect of bettering the local community and are distinctive within the construction industry as they are a business that has social and charita….