• Kaiser CTE Summer Preceptorship (Job Shadow)

    The Kaiser Job Shadowing Program takes place in Kaiser Facilities over a four week period during the summer.

     

    2019- San Juan Unified formed an agreement with Kaiser to enroll 10 students in this program.

    Any current junior (11th grade) student enrolled in a SJUSD school can apply.

     

    WHAT IS A PRECEPTORSHIP?

    A preceptorship is a period of practical career experience and training for a student that is supervised by an expert or specialist in a particular field.

    WHAT IS THE KAISER SUMMER JOB SHADOW PROGRAM?

    Students are placed in workplace learning environments for 20 hours per week for 4 weeks, and attend weekly classes to improve workplace soft skills. Over 13 departments are represented and students experience real life work situations through a rotation style format. Students complete a weekly journal, assigned classroom activities and assignments, and offer a final TED Talk style presentation.

    STUDENT QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Students must be current juniors and enrolled in a SJUSD high school.
    • Due to the medical nature of the activities, specific immunizations are required.

     GENERAL INFORMATION

    • The program in the summer of 2019 will run from June 24-July 26.  Student must commit to attend the entire 4 week program including final 2 days for final presentations. 
    • Students are at their workplaces approximately 20 hours per week for 4 weeks.
    • Weekly classes, which are in addition to workplace hours, will be held an additional hour per week.
    • Final presentations will be scheduled for July 25-26.
    • Students will receive 5 elective credits posted on the transcript as Medical Assisting.

     APPLICATION PROCESS:

    • All applications have been received. 
    • Students must also submit to their high school counseling office the following, gathered in a packet:
      • a copy of the responses from this form that will be emailed to you when it is submitted.
      • a statement, in letter form, addressing your "why" as it pertains to this opportunity.
      • a resume.
      • a transcript.
      • a sealed letter of recommendation.

    ALL FORMS AND PAPERWORK MUST BE TURNED IN TO YOUR COUNSELING OFFICE -

    By February 28th, 2019!!

     

    • Students with completed materials and accepted will be invited by email to a panel interview.       
    • Invitations for interviews will be issued by March 21st, 2019.
    • Interviews will take place April 1-April 10, 2019.
    • Upon successful interview, students will be notified if accepted into the program.  Preceptorship placements will be offered by April 12th, 2019.
    • Student and parent/guardian attends information meeting April 24, 2019, 5:00 pm - place TBD.
    • Student and parent/guardian complete and sign Kaiser's program packet.
    • Student and parent/guardian sign and submit SJUSD Summer School registration and other district forms. Student will receive 5 elective credits for participation.

     ORIENTATION/ENROLLMENT:

    • Family Orientation Session will be held on the evening of April 24th.
    • If a student accepts an offered placement, they are expected to commit to participating in the program.
    • Students will meet their workplace partners in April and May.
    • The Kaiser Job Shadow Program begins with an orientation on June 24th.

     

    For more information please contact:

    Maria Burright   mburright@sanjuan.edu    or Tracie Locke  tracie.locke@sanjuan.edu

    or call - (916)  971-7163