Job Shadowing

Due to COVID-19 Pandemic declaration, effective immediately, all Job Shadows and Observational Experiences are cancelled until further notice.

As per the Government of Alberta and the guidance provided by Alberta Health, that we need to be practicing risk mitigation and put more restrictions in place to help slow the virus and protect public health.

Due to challenges with staffing, other operational issues and facilities being limited visitation from essential visitors only we are halting all Job Shadows and Observational Experience for the foreseeable future.

The health of Albertans is, and always will be, our top priority.

Job Shadow

Experience a day in the life

These programs provide unpaid work experiences and opportunities for youth and adults to observe various professionals within AHS and explore careers in health care.

Application Information

Complete and submit a Job Shadow Request form to the AHS manager of the department or unit you wish to observe. The request should outline the goals and objectives of the proposed observational experience. Search for hospitals or facilities here.

Before you start your Job Shadow Experience

Learn more about careers at AHS

Visit our Career Profiles to learn more about career opportunities with us. Alberta Learning Information System (ALIS) also provides great resources to help you explore careers and to learn more about the different occupations.