How do we expose you to the world of work OUT OF LESSON?


We work with lots of employers. Here are just a few…

  • University of Derby
  • The Sutton Trust
  • The British Armed Forces
  • The National Health Service
  • East Midlands Railway
  • Right at Home
  • Joined up Careers
  • Rolls Royce
  • Access Apprenticeship
  • Derby College
  • East Midlands Airport
  • Derby Skill-build
  • Mercia College
  • National Citizen Service
  • L.E.A.D IT Services
  • Young Rail Professionals

Work Experience

Work Experience

  • All Year 10 students take part in a week-long placement of work experience.
  • This is organized by the students themselves so they can develop their ability to network with employers.
  • This opportunity allows them to immerse themselves in a potential career and to develop first-hand experience of that profession so they can make an informed next steps choice.
  • For more information please visit our Work Experience Page.(please link this).

Higher and Further Education

Higher and Further Education establishments we have links with


  • Derby College
  • Landau Forte Academy
  • Juniper Training
  • Burton and South Derbyshire College
  • Bilborough Sixth Form
  • Buxton and Leek College
  • Chellaston Sixth Form
  • Derby Grammar School
  • Derby High School
  • Derby Manufacturing University Technical College
  • Derby Moor Sixth Form
  • Lees Brook Community School
  • Littleover Community School
  • St Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy


  • University of Derby
  • University of Nottingham
  • University of Lincoln
  • University of Loughborough
  • University of Leicester
  • De Montfort University
  • Nottingham Trent University