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Junior SWAT - Student Wellbeing Action Teams

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Junior Student Wellbeing Action Team (SWAT) is an immersive experience for grade 5 students who are keen to take their leadership skills and knowledge in wellbeing to the next level.

The program provides grade 5 students with the skills and confidence to enhance their wellbeing, identify their personal strengths, develop leadership skills and ultimately create positive change. 

The program involves:

  • The Leadership Summit – (June 7th - 10th) A four-day workshop on team work and connecting to others. Participants identify personal strengths, build a deeper understanding of self, and learn how to lead with purpose and meaning
  • The Project - (Term 3) Participants create a project that aims to enhance the wellbeing of their peers and community. This is supported by school and youth services staff 
  • The Presentation Evening – (Term 4) A celebration that highlights the achievements of all participants.

Positions are available for 2 students from each participating school.

To apply for the Junior SWAT program, please complete the application below!

Applications are now closed.

 

 

Congratulations to the 2021 SWAT participants!
Click here to learn more about their wellbeing projects.

To find out more you can connect with us on Facebook, call us on 9294 5704 or email us at youth@maroondah.vic.gov.au

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