Paediatrician Consultant specialised in Intensive Care Medicine - Paediatric Intensivist - Saudi Arabia

  • Location

    Saudi Arabia

  • Sector:

    Physician

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive package (tax free) with benefits

  • Contact email:

    info@odysseyrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    615

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-31

A Consultant Paediatrician specialising in Intensive Care Medicine (Paediatric Intensivist) is sought for an exciting new role with our client in Saudi Arabia, based in Riyadh the capital city.

Key Facts

  • Private sector, JCI accredited hospital
  • Full time role with fixed length contract
  • Competitive tax-free salary package with benefits including accommodation
  • Require American Board of Paediatrics, FRCPC, FRCPCH and CCT or equivalent western specialist qualification and subspecialist board in paediatric intensive care
  • Require at least 3 years’ experience as a consultant or attending physician

The Role

As a consultant paediatrician specialising in intensive care medicine you will join an established team of consultants, specialists and residents to provide a fully comprehensive service in a private general hospital to paediatric intensive care patients in a closed intensive care unit. In addition to clinical work you will be expected to supervise junior medical staff, attend regular CME meetings and participate in administrative duties.

Working hours are 48 per week Sunday - Thursday. The employer provides an employment contract with basic salary and performance related bonus paid tax free in local currency (SAR), flights and additional benefits which include housing and medical cover and 30 days annual leave.

In order to be considered for this role you should have the following credentials:

  • Medical Degree from WHO approved school
  • Paediatric residency, and board certification or specialist registration in paediatrics from a western country - USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Sweden and equivalents.
  • Subspecialist board in paediatric intensive care
  • Minimum experience 3-5 years as an attending or consultant physician
  • No malpractice claims
  • Clean medical practice license from country of practice
  • Fluent English communication and Arabic desirable.
  • Data Flow Report desirable

The Employer

The company owns and operates extensive healthcare facilities in Saudi Arabia and the UAE and is expanding its services throughout the Gulf states opening hospitals and polyclinics providing primary, secondary and selected tertiary care. Facilities hold JCI accreditation and are renowned for the provision of American standards of healthcare.

You can expect to work in modern, well equipped facilities with generous remuneration which includes tax free income and a package of benefits with free accommodation and healthcare. 

The Location

Riyadh is the capital city of Saudi Arabia and the centre of political, economic, commercial and financial activity in the country. Designated a global city, it has a population of almost 7 million and excellent transport links to the rest of the Middle East, Europe and Asia.


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