Youthreach is a programme of second-chance education directed at unemployed early school leavers aged 15-20.

How to Apply

The Department of Education and Skills allocates Youthreach places to Education and Training Boards (ETBs). See Information on our Youthreach Learners page.


Youthreach and Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme (VTOS) Co-ordinator

Mr Gerard Griffin will, on an interim basis, be undertaking co-ordination duties for the Youthreach and VTOS programmes.  He is available to support ETBs and centres  in their delivery of these programmes  and will also co-ordinate the delivery of the Youthreach Quality Framework Initiative (QFI) in Youthreach.

Address: Gerard Griffin, Youthreach/VTOS National Co-ordination Unit, DES, Further Education & Training Centre, Clonroad Campus, Clonroad, Ennis, Co. Clare V95 XY96

Phone: +353656828930 or +353872321774

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