Option A is the leading provider of temporary and permanent labour solutions in Berwickshire, East Lothian, Northumberland and the Scottish Borders.

We are always looking for people from all walks of life, with any mix of skills to fill a variety of roles. If you’re looking for work register with us today. We find most people jobs within 5 days.

Established in 2012 by one of the largest fresh produce grower and processor in the Scottish Borders, Option A has now grown and diversified to supply a full range of temporary and permanent staff to a whole range of clients. Read our full story.

Looking for workers for your business? We can help, find out more about our services and read testimonials in our ‘get workers’. 80% of businesses we work with get the workers they need within 24 hrs.


Nightshift Production Operative

Temporary - Full Time

 Duns TD11 3PZ

Are you interested in nightshift work? Perhaps you have other commitments during the day and so nights provide your best chance for work? We are […]

Production Operative

Temporary - Full Time

 Duns TD11 3PZ

Great factory opportunity! We are looking for a group of production operatives to start work in a well-established factory in the Scottish Borders. Work will […]

Finding work with us is easy.




Register interest by calling your local office or completing the registration form.

Based on the information you provide we shall contact you to discuss potential roles

Arrange appointment to finalise registration, review documentation and complete any background client assignments requirements.

NOTE: As part of your registration process you will need to provide proof that you can work in the UK

Option A value our workers, they are what makes our business and most of our management team have been a worker. Our key value we operate is to ensure that we treat our workers with the same standard we expect ourselves to be treated with.

Here our some stories of people who have found work with Option A

A list of our current vacancies can be found here.

Historia Iwona

Iwona’s Story

Iwona been in the country now for 12 years and with Option A since we launched. She is known for frequently hitting her targets and is one of our most requested workers. In her free time, she enjoys playing tennis and being with her family.


Contact your local office:

Cockburnspath – 01368 830 448
Berwick – 01289 54 50 50
Musselburgh – 
0131 677 6900
 – 01670 336 434


To discuss your requirements in more depth or to book a worker please contact your nearest office.