The David Nieper Education Trust believes people are its magic ingredient as it develops local skills and local talent. Its sponsorship of The David Nieper Academy is the first of its kind in Derbyshire and combines a good education with life skills for future employability.

Strong links with Further and Higher Education plus established employer relationships means every student at the David Nieper Academy will understand the wide range of exciting opportunities available to them aged 18+ and both the education and career paths open to them. As well as benefiting from applied learning in lessons, each student will get the chance to sample exciting opportunities in a diverse range of careers.