What is job shadowing?

Observing a colleague in the performance of their daily work responsibilities in order to learn new skills or to understand the connections between their work and the work of the observer.

Check out the flow chart for complete instructions, then fill out the appropriate form below the diagram (that is, the one that applies to you).

 

Form #1

Take part in a job shadowing opportunity

If you are interested in taking part in a job shadowing opportunity, please complete this form.

Important note: If the job shadowing opportunity is approved, it will last a maximum of 16 hours. The times (full days, half days, couple of hours a day, etc.) can be decided between you, the person you plan to shadow and your supervisor. Click here for a list of available job shadowing opportunities/descriptions. 

 

Form #2

Post job shadowing opportunity

If you are a supervisor and would like to post a job shadowing opportunity, please complete this form.