• 'E4E provide invaluable experiences that broaden students’ horizons and help prepare them towards being work ready. Volunteers add value to this process with their experience and knowledge and help to raise students’ aspirations. Our partnership actively helps prepare students for the future, building their confidence and skills positively.'

    - Debbie Gerring, Headteacher at St Martins School

  • “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.

  • “E4E is a proud partnership between Derby City Council, over 200 local companies and more than 500 volunteers. The companies and volunteers give their expertise, their time, and their knowledge to help support young people. We are very grateful for this outstanding commitment. Their first-hand knowledge and experience is priceless and I know our Young People really value this. E4E offer invaluable experiences that broaden students’ horizons and help prepare them for being work-ready.”

    - Cllr Evonne Williams, Derby City Council

  • "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 to raise aspirations, create a better understanding about career opportunities and improve employability skills amongst our young people.

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