Paediatrician Consultant

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    Physician, Paediatrician

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  • Salary:

    SAR 60-70 K per month + benefits package

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    2 years

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Role: Paediatrician Consultant

A Consultant paediatrician is sought for a new role with our client in Saudi Arabia, based in Riyadh the capital city. This position offers a competitive tax-free salary, benefits package and the opportunity to work in an internationally accredited hospital providing high quality secondary and tertiary medical services.

2 year contract, 50 hour working week 

Key Facts

  • Private sector, JCI accredited hospital
  • Full time role with fixed length contract
  • Competitive tax-free salary package with benefits including accommodation, health insurance, malpractice, end of service award
  • Require western board certification or specialist registration
  • Require at least 3 years’ experience as a consultant or attending physician

The Employer

The private 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. 

Role Details

As a consultant paediatrician, you will join an established team of consultants, specialists and residents to provide a fully comprehensive fertility service in a private general hospital to in patients, out patients and day case patients up to the age of 18. 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 50 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.

Essential Requirements

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. UK candidates must hold CCT.
  • 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 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.

Applications and Further Information:

If you are interested in this role please apply with a detailed CV not longer than 5 pages. 


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