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DEBP CIO (formerly DEBP Ltd) is a charitable organisation.  We support children, young people, and vulnerable adults to have a positive future, through equipping them with the opportunities and tools for success. Come and join a Matrix accredited organisation with a team of dynamic staff who offer unique nationally recognised quality standards, and who are… Read More »Vacancies


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On Friday 30 June, fourteen students aged 14 to 18, from three Derbyshire schools within the Bolsover district – Frederick Gent, Shirebrook Academy and Stubbin Wood – will jet off to South Africa on an adventure of a lifetime! The students are all involved in I-Venture, a unique programme offering opportunities for young people, who… Read More »I-Venture

National Supported Internship Day

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We are proud to support National Supported Internship Day taking place on Monday 27 March 2023.  The day is a new government-backed day of action to help boost the number of people with a learning disability or autism spectrum condition in employment. Led by charity DFN Project SEARCH, the day showcases the tremendous contribution that… Read More »National Supported Internship Day

Six Pillars

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Junction Arts, in association with DEBP, are thrilled to have been awarded funding by Bolsover Partnership, to deliver a new arts and wellbeing programme called ‘Six Pillars’. Six Pillars will support the emotional health and wellbeing of young people, aged 11-18, in six communities across Bolsover district and North East Derbyshire. Young people will be… Read More »Six Pillars

Helping you achieve the Government’s careers strategy and Gatsby benchmarks

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We’re pleased to publish our updated document showing schools the programmes we deliver and how they can help meet the Government’s careers strategy and Gatsby benchmarks.  It contains an at a glance look at the programmes as well as a more in-depth information sheets. Please take a look and if you have any queries please… Read More »Helping you achieve the Government’s careers strategy and Gatsby benchmarks

Connected Futures

  • by We are so pleased to be working with Youth Futures Foundation and its flagship grants programme, Connected Futures.  Created to join up support for young people across different agencies and services, the £16m fund will be delivered to seven localities in England with some of the highest NEET rates and deprivation indicators.  From Burnley… Read More »Connected Futures


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BASE is the national voice for providers of specialist employment support. They promote the principles and delivery of high quality Supported Employment services and work to improve the employment rates of disabled people.  We are proud to be a member. For more information about BASE go to For more information about our Supported Insight Scheme… Read More »BASE


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With effect from 1 September 2021, we will be known as Direct Education Business Partnership (DEBP).  We continue to work extensively in Derbyshire but also work much further afield and the change reflects our work in the wider education landscape.  Alongside this, we will also be fully established as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO). Clare… Read More »DEBP CIO

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