Secondary School

Leadership programs that build confidence, create united cohorts
and motivate students to be active leaders in their school.

TAKE THE LEAD

• Year 7 & 8
• Up to 300 students
• Full-day program

Embarking on an inspiring leadership journey through high school

Take the Lead empowers students in early high school with the idea that their leadership journey begins now. Through a series of team based activities that build strong relationships and positive group dynamic, students will explore the fundamentals of leadership and how they can be used to maximise their high school experience. Students will recognise that every leader has their own unique passions, strengths and abilities; and has discovered a way to use them to create a positive difference in the world. Students will be inspired to step out of their comfort zone, aim high and confidently embark on their own leadership journey. This program will:

  • Develop positive group dynamic through a series of team based activities that challenge students to work cooperatively
  • Encourage students to reflect on their personal strengths and gain confidence in their ability to lead
  • Challenge students with the notion of creating a legacy by positively influencing others
  • Explore the importance of setting goals and identify the keys to achieving them
  • Empower students to lead themselves and take responsibility for their own choices and actions

LEADERSHIFT

• Year 9 & 10
• Up to 300 students
• Full-day program

Shifting the paradigm of leadership

Leadershift develops confident, resilient, positive leaders in the middle high school years. The program creates a paradigm shift away from the ‘leadership badge’ and towards the idea of positive influence through positive choices and positive action. Through a series of fun and energetic games, students will identify the specific actions they can take to strengthen their leadership influence at school and in the community, whilst hearing inspiring stories of young people who have lead positive change in their world. The experience also focuses on building strong relationships within the cohort and explores positive group behaviour.  Leadershift will:

  • Shift students paradigm on leadership with the understanding that it is not just for senior students or those with a badge, rather the influence they have through their positive choices and actions
  • Identify five specific practical actions that every student can utilise to have positive influence
  • Develop positive group dynamic by exploring communication and collaboration through team problem solving activities
  • Explore the direct relationship of attitude and results, creating greater accountability
  • Empower students to have greater self-confidence in expressing their views and opinions

YLEAD?

• Year 11 & 12
• Up to 300 students
• Full-day program

Empowering senior students to be positive leaders

Throughout this experience, students will realise that they have a unique opportunity to create an inspiring legacy during their senior years. Each student will be challenged to make an important contribution to the leadership of the school and recongise that by working together they can unlock their maximum potential! Students will have the opportunity to acknowledge the strengths in one another, giving them the confidence to strive for excellence in everything that they do. yLead? will:

  • Empower students with the understanding that leadership is not defined by a badge, but by the actions that create their legacy
  • Motivate students to want to contribute to the leadership of their school
  • Encourage students to explore their passions and strengths and use them to influence others
  • Develop a strong sense of unity between students and explore the theme ‘together has power’
  • Discuss and affirm their strengths, whilst recognising areas of improvement that will unlock their potential as individuals and as a year group

SCHOOL YARD BLITZ

• All year levels
• Entire School
• Full-day program

Empowering the entire school in one day

A high impact experience designed to cause minimal disruption to school curriculum and inject positive energy and inspiration into the entire school community. Using our fun and engaging experiential learning techniques we deliver an extraordinary leadership education and personal development experience, from which every student is guaranteed to take away positive messages that empower them on their educational journey.

  • Shift students paradigm on leadership with the understanding that it is not just for senior students or those with a badge, rather the influence they have through their positive choices and actions
  • Identify five specific practical actions that every student can utilise to have positive influence
  • Develop positive group dynamic by exploring communication and collaboration through team problem solving activities
  • Explore the direct relationship of attitude and results, creating greater accountability
  • Empower students to have greater self-confidence in expressing their views and opinions

A great day that really developed our students’ team work and leadership. Incredibly valuable to our Year 12 students!

Teacher, St John’s College Nambour

I would like to sincerely thank you and all of the team at yLead for the inspiration and direction. This has resulted in our student leaders creating an amazing, positive culture within our school.

Teacher, Gladstone State High School