News

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News STEM resources being used at St Joseph's
Loan our STEM Resources
04 November 2019

The STEM Ambassador Hub North Midlands, East and South Yorkshire have a wide range of STEM resources available to loan.  These are really beneficial to schools to use or for STEM Ambassadors to use to support schools.  They include: Balloon… Read More »Loan our STEM Resources

News I-Venture
I-Venture
24 October 2019

On Monday 21 October 2019, 19 students aged 14 to 16, from four Derbyshire schools within the Bolsover district – Frederick Gent, Shirebrook Academy, Stubbin Wood and Tibshelf Community – jetted off to South Africa on an adventure of a… Read More »I-Venture

News Project Search
Project SEARCH news
23 October 2019

Project SEARCH is an international programme. It helps young people with learning disabilities to gain skills and experience to assist them in securing paid employment.  DEBP are very happy to be involved in this programme in partnership with the University… Read More »Project SEARCH news

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New STEM Ambassador App launched
14 October 2019

The STEM Ambassador app makes it even easier to find nearby volunteering opportunities. Notifications and the ‘Add to calendar’ button allow you to easily keep track of your activities. You can express an interest and contact organisers instantly through in-app… Read More »New STEM Ambassador App launched

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Made in Chesterfield
14 October 2019

Made in Chesterfield is organised by Destination Chesterfield and DEBP.  It is sponsored by the University of Derby.  It is designed to bring together businesses, schools and training providers to showcase the sector to future school leavers. Since it was… Read More »Made in Chesterfield

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Give an hour
16 May 2019

Give an hour is a campaign asking for those who work for, or own small or medium sized businesses to inspire and support young people in local schools and colleges.  This can be done by sharing their unique stories and… Read More »Give an hour