Bray & North Wicklow Youthreach
Co-ordinator: Louise Cole
Sunbeam House, Vevay Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow
Tel: 01 2869598
Fax: 01 2761620
About Bray & North Wicklow Youthreach
Bray and North Wicklow Youthreach is an education centre run by Kildare and Wicklow Education and Training Board (KWETB) . It provides a second chance at education for young people aged between sixteen and twenty who have have fallen out of the mainstream education system for a variety of reasons.
Our mission statement is 'to educate, encourage and support each young person in developing a range of skills and abilities so as to enable them to progress positively in life' . We strive to provide a supportive and positive educational experience for students , while providing opportunities for them to develop educationally , socially and personally. Our aim is to enable our students to access further education, training or employment after they graduate from the centre. We offer students the opportunity to complete the QQI Level 3 Certificate in General Learning or the QQI Level 4 Certificate in General Learning.
QQI Level 3 General Learning Certificate, Subjects include: -
- Personal Effectiveness
- Digital Media
- Health and fitness
- Personal care and appearance
- Computer Literacy
- General Learning
- Employability Skills
QQI Level 4 General Learning Certificate, Subjects include: -
- Personal and interpersonal development.
- Childcare and safety
- Information and Technology Skills
- Computer Applications
- Health and Fitness
- Human Biology
- Work Experience
Personal Development programmes:
- Young Social Innovators Programme
- Gaisce Programme
- NFTE (Entrepreneurship) Programme
- Smoking Cessation Programme
- Mobile Phone Lessons for Adults
- Song club
- Links with Bay Youth Service
- Work Experience
- Summer Programme
- Art Programme
- Literacy and Numeracy Support
- SPHE Curriculum
Additional Information: -
We intake students twice a year, in September and January, however applications are accepted all year round.
Subsidised crèche places are available to students through the Childcare Education and Training Support (CETS).
For further information please contact us Monday to Thursday from 9.00am - 5.00pm or Friday from 9.00am - 2.00pm.
For Follow -up purposes.
Completed by Louise Cole
Position in Organisation - Co-ordinator
Date - 21.09.15