• “Our partnership with E4E allows us to engage with young people in a structured and impactful way.”

    - Paul Broadhead, Head of Community Investment & Education Outreach at Rolls-Royce plc.

  • “We must continue to give young people the skills they need to enter the jobs market and really hit the ground running when looking for employment.”

    - Cllr Sarah Russell, Cabinet Member for Education and Skills at Derby City Council

  • “E4E provides students with a massive boost of confidence and a fantastic opportunity to really gain an insight into the world of work and what skills are needed.”

    - Stella Mosley, Vocational Co-ordinator at da Vinci Community School

  • "E4E gives youngsters a fantastic opportunity to find out more about the opportunities available to them while they are still at school."

    - Mike Copestake, Freeths and Chair of E4E

Inspiring young people and preparing them for the world of work

Welcome to Enterprise for Education (E4E), a Derby-based initiative which links employers with schools and students in a bid to raise aspirations, create a better understanding about career opportunities and improve employability skills amongst our young people.

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Latest E4E news

Merril Academy CV Workshop

New Calendar of E4E Activities for 2017/18 School Year

Our latest E4E Calendar for the coming school year is now available. With 32 school events booked, there are more opportunities to volunteer than ever! For the first four weeks of the new academic...

E4E launches Just Imagine… Working here 2017

E4E is delighted to announce that we are running our popular “Just Imagine… Working Here” initiative again this year. This innovative project helps to give businesses the opportunity to nurture the future workforce from...

Latest E4E events

CV Workshops in action

Volunteers needed CV Workshops for Derby College – 20th & 27th September

E4E is delighted to be bringing our first CV Workshops of the new school year to Derby College. It may be the Summer holidays, but E4E is getting ready for our busiest school year yet...

Big Bang 2017 Award Photo

Big Bang East Midlands Fair 2017

In partnership with Derby City Council and Learn By Design, the E4E team is bringing the Big Bang Fair East Midlands to Derby Roundhouse for the fourth year on June 29.