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Northwestern Memorial Healthcare Professional Development Specialist-Generalist, Full-time, Days in Winfield, Illinois

The *Professional Development Specialist* reflects the mission, vision, and values of NMHC, adheres to the organizations Code of Ethics and Corporate Compliance Program, and complies with all relevant policies, procedures, guidelines and all other regulatory and accreditation standards.


  • Designs, implements and evaluates clinical/non-clinical orientation programs and continuous learning opportunities for all classifications of caregivers in assigned unit/division in partnership with unit leadership team.

  • Utilizes a data driven approach to conduct house wide and unit-specific required training to close performance gaps.

  • Maintains visibility for just in time learning facilitation in clinical areas.

  • Adheres to ANA Scope and Standards of practice for Nursing Professional Development.


  • At least 5 years in clinical specialty

  • BSN

  • LIC RN



  • Masters Degree in Nursing or Education. Will consider candidates currently enrolled in Master's program.

  • Nursing Professional Development Certificate

  • 1-2 years of experience overseeing Nursing Competency Program

  • Larger scale education initiatives

  • Products and Equipment Education

  • Site Nurse Planner

Northwestern Medicine is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation or any other protected status.