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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, send us an email: students@yvfwc.org 

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, send us an email: students@yvfwc.org