Job Shadow Opportunities: Details and Application | Northfield Hospital & Clinics


Job Shadow Opportunities: Details and Application

students with a professorJob shadowing is a career exploration option in which students learn about a career by walking through the work day as a shadow to one of our professionals. The job shadowing experience is temporary, unpaid exposure to the workplace in a career area of interest to the student. Students witness first-hand the work environment, occupational skills in practice, the value of professional training and potential career options. Job shadowing opportunities at NH+C will not exceed 40 hours.

Job Shadow Application

Who can apply to the program?

In order to be eligible for the job shadow program, applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be at least 16 years old (must be at least 18 years of age or a senior in high school to be allowed to job shadow in the following departments: Diagnostic Imaging, Emergency Department, Medical Surgical Unit, Surgical Services. Emergency Medical Services)
  • High school students and above

When can I job shadow?

This program is offered on an on-going basis throughout the year. Opportunities to shadow are limited and based on staff availability. Applications are reviewed the first week of every month. 

What do I need to do to be eligible for the program?

  1. Complete the online application.

  2. Complete Northfield Hospital & Clinics Clinical Agreement.

  3. Immunizations: Applicants are required to submit the following immunizations/immunity documentation.

Immunization Requirement
Measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) 2 doses of MMR - OR - positive lab titers showing immunity for mumps, measles, and rubella 
Tuberculosis (TB) Negative 2 step TST test  - OR - negative blood assay M. tuberculosis (BAMT) test in their medical history with annual negative  TST or BAMT. Observers with a positive TST test must have a negative chest x-ray at least 12 months after conversion and negative symptoms.
Hepatitis B Completed 3 shot series, or positive antibody titer - OR - 2 of the 3 shots completed with series in progress - OR - an observer may document their decision to decline to be vaccinated against Hepatitis B
Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis) Updated
Annual seasonal flu Updated


What departments offer job shadows?

These departments offer job shadow opportunities.
  • Accounting
  • Anesthesiology
  • Cancer Care & Infusion Center
  • Clinics
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Emergency Department
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Endoscopy
  • Home Care, Hospice
  • Human Resources
  • Lab
  • Long-term Care Center
  • Marketing & Community Relations
  • Medical/Surgical Unit
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Orthopedics
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Social Services
  • Surgical Services


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