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High School Shadowing

High School Shadowing

Shadowing for high school juniors and seniors is limited to 4 hours total unless by special arrangement. All high school applicants requesting shadowing placement with YVFWC must meet the following requirements prior to the start of placement:

  • Complete required application and orientation documents.
  • Application must be signed by student and parent/guardian if student is not yet 18.
  • All shadowing placements are subject to criminal background check by YVFWC.
  • Upon placement approval, all shadowing candidates must agree to complete and return time sheets and evaluation forms as provided.
  • Placement with YVFWC is subject to above terms and staff availability.

The following additional information is required a minimum of 10 business days before placement start date. You may send us electronic copies of the following documents when you apply:

  • A statement explaining why you selected YVFWC for your shadowing with a list of 3 learning goals for the experience.
  • Proof of current Two Step Tuberculosis Skin Test or other acceptable documentation of TB status.

For more information on applying, click here

Senior Project Requirements

High school seniors may be approved to complete shadowing for 8-16 hours total. If you need more than 16 hours total, please make arrangements to complete the additional hours elsewhere. The following information is required a minimum of 15 business days before placement start date:

  • Complete required application (signed by parent/guardian if student is less than 18 years old) and orientation documents.
  • Criminal background check as completed by YVFWC.

You may send us electronic copies of the following documents when you apply:

  • A copy of your project proposal explaining why you selected YVFWC and 3-5 specific learning goals. This must be signed by student and school advisor.
  • Proof of current Two Step Tuberculosis Skin Test or other acceptable documentation of TB status.
  • Seasonal Influenza vaccination.
  • All health tests are candidate responsibility and expense.

Other:

  • Upon placement approval, all shadowing candidates agree to complete and return time sheets as provided.
  • Placement with YVFWC is subject to above terms and staff availability.

For more information on applying, click here