Shadowing Scheme

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Code of conduct

Code of Conduct

This Code of Conduct is intended to ensure that the Shadowing Scheme is effective and that participants get the most out of the experience. All Shadows must sign up to the expectations outlined in the Code of Conduct in order to confirm your participation in the Scheme.

Failure to meet the expectations outlined below will result in you being removed from the Scheme.

  • Treat all participants, mentors, other volunteers and staff with respect
  • Report any concerns about inappropriate behaviour, including use of inappropriate language, discrimination, harassment or bullying to Cambridge SU at
  • Do not consume alcohol or visit any drinking establishments whilst participating on the Scheme​
  • Use the accounts assigned to you to participate in the Shadowing Scheme only for the purposes of the Scheme.
  • Do not contact your Mentor or any other volunteer on the Scheme outside of the platforms specified for use in the Shadowing Scheme
  • Do not share your contact or social media details, or details of any other participant or volunteer, including full names
  • Do not share details of how to access Shadowing Scheme events or activities to allow others who are not participating to access events themselves.​