Mission Statement

Mission Statement

Galway City Youthreach aspires to provide a safe, inclusive, supportive, mutually respectful environment where young people are encouraged to reach their social, personal and educational potential.

Aim:

  1. To provide a safe physical, psychological and emotional environment for teaching and learning

Objectives:

  • To ensure that all centre policies are updated and adhered to, in consultation with all stakeholders.
  • To provide confidential support in the form of mentoring and counselling.
  • To ensure that teachers ‘have a right to teach’ and students have the right to learn’ through the implementation of centre policies
  • To engage with appropriate agencies for staff and student support.

Aim:

  1. To enable students to have the opportunity to achieve informal and formal certification and experiences in a wide range of areas.

Objectives:

  • To offer a range of formal and informal courses that reflects the needs of the students and society.
  • To enhance the literacy, numeracy and I.T skills of all students through offering support as appropriate.
  • To provide the opportunity to experience the world of work, through work experience, work shadowing and internship.
  • To encourage participation in extracurricular, sporting, adventure and leisure activities.

Aim:

  1. To provide individual support and assistance to aid progression.

Objectives:

  • To provide Career Guidance and mentoring on a regular basis.
  • To provide progression options through, Talks, ‘Open Days’ in Further Education/ Training Colleges, employment and other life options which are relevant to our students/Client
  • To create an awareness of healthy and positive life choices, through the centre’s SPHE programme, extracurricular programmes activities and guest speakers
  • To really know what we are about check out the slideshow below

 


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