Consultant Geriatrician - Arabic Speaking

  • Location

    Dubai

  • Sector:

    Medicine

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £250 K (negotiable) package

  • Job ref:

    J144

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    Permanent

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-30

  • Startdate:

    August 2018

A fluently bilingual Arabic/ English physician specialising in Geriatric Medicine is sought for a full time role as a Geriatrician in a prestigious, private hospital in Dubai. The hospital is fully staffed by western trained physicians providing primary, secondary and selected tertiary medical care to a large demographic of local and expatriate patients. The employment package has a 50 hour working week with an attractive tax free salary including luxury accommodation and the option of a fee for service contract.

Responsibilities:

  • management of elderly medical patients in the wards and out patient clinics including communication with families
  • conduct of daily ward rounds and ordering of appropriate investigations
  • liaison and consultation with medical colleagues
  • maintenance of medical knowledge compatible with current practice standards

Requirements:

  • board certification / specialist registration in Internal Medicine and Geriatrics (American Board Certification preferred)
  • minimum 3 years independent practice following completion of postgraduate training as consultant / attending physician
  • fluent English and Arabic

If you wish to apply for the above role, please submit a CV no longer than 4 pages.

SKILLS: Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Arabic