Work experience

The world of work

Making learning relevant to future lives, opportunities and choices.

Enterprising education

All young people are offered work experience opportunities. Each young person creates a list of workplaces and occupations they would like to experience. Placements are available from a range of local and national business partners, we provide bite-size Deaf Awareness sessions to all placement providers..


Opportunities are enhanced through a range of motivational and inspiring visiting professionals from a varied occupations including Derby University (interview skills), the Police Liaison Officer with Deaf people (PLOD). Post 16 learners can choose from a range of vocational and non-vocational options and take their first steps on their career path.


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Royal School for the Deaf Derby,
180 Ashbourne Road,
DE22 3BH

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