For High School


Jumpstart for High School: VCE

Welcome to Jumpstart for VCE at Allay Occupational Therapy, where we support students and their parents in preparing for the critical transition to the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) years. Our Jumpstart for VCE Program is designed to build knowledge, skills, and confidence, ensuring students thrive during their final years of schooling. 

The group runs in Term 1 2025 over 6 weekly sessions.  


What We Offer 

Jumpstart for VCE is a fun, interactive group that uses creative approaches to help students understand themselves in a learning environment and create a toolkit of options to succeed in VCE. Our experienced Occupational Therapists facilitate activities tailored to the unique needs and interests of each student. 

Key Focus Areas: 

   Planning and Organisation: Develop strategies to stay organised and manage schoolwork effectively. 

    Understanding Expectations: Learn about VCE expectations and how to meet them successfully. 

    Energy Management: Discover techniques to manage energy levels and stay focused throughout the school day. 

    Time Management: Build skills to manage time efficiently, balancing school, homework, and extracurricular activities. 

    Emotional Regulation: Learn methods to manage stress and stay calm during high-pressure situations. 

    Social Interaction: Enhance social skills to build positive relationships with peers and teachers. 


Join the Program and You Will Be a Part Of: 

  •     6 group therapy sessions 
  •     Parent consultation 
  •     Resources 
  •     A toolkit about how you thrive at school


Participant-Driven Development 

Our program encourages students to actively participate in their learning experience. By engaging in group activities and discussions, students can shape their own journey and build a sense of ownership and confidence as they prepare for their final years of schooling. 



Our Values 

At Allay Occupational Therapy, we are committed to diversity and inclusion. Jumpstart for VCE welcomes students of all identities, cultures, and backgrounds, creating a safe and supportive space for everyone to thrive.  

    Join Us 

    By participating in Jumpstart for VCE, students will gain valuable skills to navigate their VCE years confidently. Parents will also benefit from guidance and support, ensuring they feel prepared for their child’s transition to the final years of schooling. 


    Contact Us 

    Ready to join Jumpstart for VCE? Contact us today to learn more about our program and how we can support your child’s development as they prepare for this important new chapter.