Job shadowing opportunities at Children’s
Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota offers several programs for individuals (non-employees) interested in exploring healthcare fields.
The Observer Program provides individual opportunities to observe Children’s staff, learn more about their field, and explore possible careers. This experience is entirely hands-off and is supervised by a professional.
Observer eligibility requirements
To be eligible to observe, you need to:
- Be a minimum of 16 years old
- Submit documentation of immunization records: vaccines required include chickenpox/varicella, MMR, Tdap, negative Mantoux (tuberculosis) within the past 12 months, flu (if during flu season)
Email/scan immunization records to: [email protected]
Healthcare Career Information Seminars
These seminars provide interactive learning opportunities designed to help individuals learn about specific healthcare fields — from educational requirements to day-to-day activities. Seminars are presented in a variety of formats and offer the opportunity to ask questions of a professional in a specific field. Seminars are open to anyone interested in pursuing a healthcare career — from students to adults exploring a second career. *Immunization records are not required to attend an information session.
Register for upcoming sessions
Registration opens 30 days prior to each session, click here to register for a session. *Immunization records not required to attend an information session.
Child Life: 11/15, 3:00-4:00 pm, St. Paul Campus
Session topics may be available upon request.