Career development

The E&S/Specialty team at Nationwide offers a broad range of high-quality training and development opportunities related to professional and personal development.

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We're committed to providing career development and enrichment resources for our associates. We have numerous learning opportunities that support associates interested in building expertise to advance their careers.

Professional and personal development

We offer a broad range of high-quality training and development opportunities related to professional and personal development.

Insurance industry development opportunities

Pursuing insurance designations and building your expertise in the insurance field are highly encouraged. Guidance is provided for those interested in accessing industry-related education opportunities available from:

  • The Institutes (CPCU/IIA)
  • Professional Liability Underwriting Society — PLUS (RPLU)
  • American Educational Institute — AEI (Claims Law)
  • International Risk Management Institute — IRMI

Associates are eligible to receive up to 100% reimbursement for insurance industry courses. Technical insurance courses must be offered by a nationally-recognized independent professional organization to be eligible.

Additional programs to support your development

Career planning resources

From one-on-one career coaching and mentoring, to formal networking opportunities, our team will support you in managing your career. We also have an online tool that can assess your skills and provide career path guidance.

Leadership development

We consider leadership a privilege and one of the most important roles at our company. Our people are our greatest asset. It takes great leaders to cultivate and nurture the development of our associates. We invest in developing our leaders through a variety of new and experienced leadership programs.

Educational Assistance Program

We offer a robust Educational Assistance Program to refine your skills and build new ones. You’ll have the opportunity to take college and/or graduate courses and degree programs, professional designation programs, personal growth programs and technical insurance programs.

At Nationwide, the difference is great

We have a great company, culture, opportunity and impact.

Nationwide embraces diversity and inclusion and encourages individuals with a variety of abilities, experiences and cultural backgrounds to apply. We offer a collaborative and inclusive work environment designed to help everyone feel challenged, appreciated, respected and engaged.