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Job Shadows and Informational Interviews

Job Shadow Experience:
Grades 10-12 - Certificate of Completion - throughout the school year
 
A job shadow is designed to provide students with the opportunity to explore their careers interests while gaining valuable information pertaining to the world of work. Through day long observations, students spend time with a mentor, discovering what it is like to work in a particular industry/business. Please see the CTE Liaison/Work-Based Learning Coordinator in the CTC office. 
 
Informational Interviews:
 
Informational interviews afford students the opportunity to ask an employee questions about job requirements, education needed for a position, what they like or dislike about their position and any other questions the student may have to learn more about the position. Please see the CTE Liaison/Work-Based Learning Coordinator in the CTC office. 
 
Time commitment is approx. 30 min- 1 hour.
Grades 9-12; Non-credit bearing throughout the school year
 
Time commitment is approx. ½ day-1 full day.