|Overview of Services|
Galway and Roscommon ETB is a local education authority, established on the 1st July 2013. The 33 Vocational Education Committees (VECs) were dissolved and replaced by 16 Education and Training Boards (ETBs). The Galway and Roscommon ETB is governed under Education and Training Boards Act 2013.
It is the mission of Galway and Roscommon ETB to be a key provider of quality, inclusive education opportunities and support services that enable young people and adults to reach their full potential and contribute in a positive and meaningful way to society.
|Our core organisational values and principles are:|
We provide a comprehensive range of quality education programmes and supports designed to meet the needs of young people and adults throughout the counties of Galway and Roscommon. Over the years it has developed a range of educational provision to meet the diverse and ever changing demands of learners. Today Galway and Roscommon ETB runs twenty second level schools, an extensive adult education service and a range of post-leaving certificate courses. It is involved in many partnership activities at local level and provides a range of educational supports to enhance the quality of its education programmes.
Galway and Roscommon ETB supports young people and adult learners through its four main areas of activity:
|in association with;|
- County Developments Boards
- County Childcare Committees
- Leader Programmes Recreation and Sports Partnerships.
- Local Drugs Tasks Groups
- School Completion Programmes
- Social Inclusion Measures Group
|Educational Support Services|