Oarsome Chance: our background

Oarsome Chance is a privately funded charity, established in Oct 2015 and granted charitable status in June 2016.

Currently incorporating company owners and a teacher, the Oarsome Chance Foundation Trustees have a wealth of workplace knowledge, including long track records of successful business operation as well as educational experience, giving them an understanding of the value of vocational education and training for employability benefit.

Oarsome Chance: our mission

Oarsome Chance aims to develop programmes to benefit educational and route to employability outcomes using vocational education and training; focusing on young people aged from 9 -21 years old who are disengaged from mainstream education and are at risk of exclusion and suffering disadvantage.