GRA’s Mission, Vision and Values

GRA’s Mission, Vision and Values Statement

Our Mission

“GRA supports learning and widens opportunity in the community by recognising achievement by delivering nationally recognized courses with full qualification outcomes whilst promoting high standards of excellence and inclusiveness.”

Our Vision

To be at the forefront as a comprehensive community based and locally recognised training provider that is recognised for promoting social inclusion, wider participation and community transformation. We thrive to continually provide responsive, innovative learning solutions and qualifications for disadvantaged groups to meet the needs of learners ongoing. We value the work of the wide spectrum of other partners enabling learners to achieve their potential, progress to employability and develop the confidence to contribute to society”
We will achieve this by:

  • Being best at facilitating the creative use of demand-led courses along with product development
  • Ensuring a robust business base through increasing learner registration, achievement and high quality Information, advice and guidance as per the MATRIX standard service.
  • Developing people, capacity and the resources of the network and ensuring effective business partnerships in order to gain long term competitive advantage

Our Values

The mission and vision is anchored in the following core values:
GRA has:

  • A belief in the entitlement of people to gain recognition for their achievements in learning and to fulfil their potential
  • Respect for and encouragement of diversity – in learners and learning approaches, partners and settings
  • A passion to make a difference to disadvantaged individuals, groups and communities
  • An ambition to open up opportunities for vocational progression and both personal and social development