Our Partnerships

The Evolve Trust is proud to work in partnership with the business community and other providers to ensure that all students leave full time education fully prepared for the world of work, whether that be locally, nationally or globally. This means ensuring academic rigour, supported by excellent teaching and enabling students to have the skills and behaviours needed in the workplace Key partners:


The D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) covers Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire. It is one of the largest LEP areas within England, with a population of more than 2million people and an economic output of nearly £40bn. The Evolve Trust has been instrumental in the design and... more


A very successful local business network who works closely with The Evolve Trust to broker ‘meaningful and purposeful’ employer interventions for all the Trust academies. The Evolve Trust sits on the board of M2020 with responsibility for careers, employability and enterprise skills across a number... more