• Nursing Education Specialist, Evening Program

    Location US-IL-Addison
    Job ID
    Chamberlain College of Nursing
    Employment Type
    Regular Full-Time
    FLSA Status
    U.S. - Exempt
  • Opportunity at a Glance

    Chamberlain College of Nursing is excited to offer an EVENING PROGRAM committed to providing quality and accessible nursing education. If you are passionate about student success and in making a positive impact on future nurses, the Specialist, Student Learning, role is a great opportunity for you. The Specialist supports the mission and philosophy of Chamberlain by assisting students with the mastery of didactic and clinical learning concepts, including patient care simulations. 

    The Specialist collaborates with academic partners, faculty and staff, to help students during their academic program and as they prepare for success with the NCLEX-RN exam. Specialists work with students individually and in small groups to assess learning styles, identify strengths, and discover opportunities for academic development. Creating and implementing group and personalized remediation plans, the Specialist is an important partner for our students as they prepare for academic and professional success. In addition, the Specialist will support all clinical learning lab and simulated patient care learning experiences for students in our state-of-the-art skills and sim lab facilities.


    For the EVENING PROGRAM, the hours for this role are as follows: 


    M-TH: 11am – 8pm

    Friday: 9am – 6pm

    Saturday: 9am – 3pm (2 per month)


    As a Specialist, Student Learning, you will: 


    • Provide instruction, remediation and evaluation in didactic and clinical learning concepts, including patient care simulations.
    • Demonstrate current, detailed, accurate knowledge of concepts tested by the NCLEX-RN, as well as current nursing practice, to provide academic support.
    • Demonstrate current, detailed, and accurate knowledge of University programs and accurately communicate academic policies and regulations to students.
    • Demonstrate effective behaviors and accountability in meeting the following standards of service excellence to students, fellow team members, and external agencies: Friendliness and courtesy; professional environment; effective communication; and first-class service.
    • Communicate and document students’ academic progress to academic leadership.
    • Prepare and maintain labs and simulated patient care environments with equipment, supplies, media, computers, and materials needed to replicate virtual healthcare settings.
    • Collaborate with Course Coordinators and faculty to ensure preparation of lab supplies and equipment based on faculty requests and course schedule.
    • Assist in developing and implementing detailed clinically- based scenarios for the computerized simulators.
    • Operate and maintain computerized simulation equipment.
    • Coordinate and supervise students to ensure that lab experiences meet course objectives and provide individual oversight to students for practice and/or remediation on technical skills as requested by faculty and students.
    • Participate in planning and scheduling for students and faculty by ensuring open lab and structured lab utilization times are available and communicated and appropriately resourced.
    • Contribute to and attend national academic and clinical learning conferences.
    • Completes other duties as assigned.


    • Bachelor’s Degree in nursing. Master’s degree in Education or Nursing preferred.
    • Unencumbered RN license.
    • BLS CPR required; BLS CPR instructor certification, ACLS and /or PALS preferred.
    • One (1) year experience in an academic environment providing classroom instruction or specialized tutoring support.
    • Excellent communication skills with proven ability to communicate via telephone, computer and in person.

    We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.

    Who We Are

    Chamberlain University’s mission is to educate, empower and embolden diverse healthcare professionals who advance the health of people, families, communities and nations. Chamberlain University is an accredited institution comprised of the College of Nursing, which offers a three-year Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program and flexible post-licensure programs such as the RN to BSN option, Master of Science in Nursing degree program, Doctor of Nursing Practice degree program and graduate certificates, and the College of Health Professions, which offers a Master in Public Health degree program. For the most updated accreditation information, visit chamberlain.edu/accreditation.


    Chamberlain University continues to raise the standard of nursing and healthcare education as well as advance healthcare outcomes in communities across the country and around the world. Chamberlain University is a member of Adtalem Global Education (NYSE: ATGE), a global education provider headquartered in the United States


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