Paediatric Intensive Care - Critical Care- Medicine - Consultant - Dubai - UAE

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    United Arab Emirates

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    Competitive package (tax free) with benefits

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    over 2 years ago

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We are looking for a paediatrician or anaesthetist specialising in paediatric internsive care medicine for a full time, permanent role in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Main Facts:

  • Full time, role with 48 hour working week
  • Private Sector hospital
  • Secondary care hospital providing some tertiary services and holding JCI accreditation
  • Full support from residents
  • Competitive package with benefits
  • 30 days holiday per year plus study leave and public holidays
  • Background in paediatrics or anaesthetics
  • Requirement for specialist qualification recognised by DHA and DHCC
  • Subspecialist training in paediatric internsive/critical care
  • Data Flow Report required before mobilisation

The Position

The Department of Paediatrics provides general and subspecialist paediatric services at secondary and in some cases tertiary level from a centrally located campus in the city of Dubai. There is a well-equipped closed paediatric intensive care unit staffed by intensivists.

The position is permanent and life long and offers a competitive salary (in the top range for Dubai and UAE) with additional benefits including flights and healthcare.

You must have completed a residency in paediatrics or anaesthesia and followed that up with subspecialist training in paediatric internsive / critical care. You must also have a specialist qualification from a country recognised by the licensing boards in Dubai, the DHCC and DHA.(Please contact us for advice on this).

 The Hospital

This position is based at a 200+ bed general hospital which is owned and operated by a major private health care operating many facilities in the Middle East. The hospital provides primary, secondary and selected tertiary care services and all programmes hold JCI accreditation from the USA and are actively enrolled in the JCI programme.

There is a family medicine department, 24/7 emergency department and full range of medical, paediatric, surgical and psychiatric services, radiology, anaesthesia and pathology.

The collegial relationships between departments are strong and consultation with other specialists is easy, either formally with multidisciplinary meetings or informally as required. There is an active CME programme.

The Location

Dubai is the commercial capital of the UAE and of the Middle East. It has thriving expatriate communities, a huge variety of cultural and sporting activities and a diversified economy with finance, manufacturing, retail, media, travel and tourism all playing a major role. It has excellent schools with a wide range of international curriculums and abundant residential accommodation. With extensive air connections to all continents of the world, it offers unrivalled opportunities to explore neighbouring countries and a fabulous quality of life.


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