Emergency Medicine Consultant

United Arab Emirates (AE)
Package worth £200,000 pa
04 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017
Emergency medicine
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

A Consultant in Emergency Medicine is sought for a public hospital in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.  The Emergency Medicine Department is managed by a private healthcare company tasked with implementing North American standards of services and quality control. 

The department has 270 patient visits per day and is staffed by a Clinical Director and 9 Consultants supported by a team of specialists and residents.


Role Requirements

  • Medical Doctor degree or recognized equivalent
  • Post-Graduate qualification in Emergency Medicine
  • Active membership in the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Emergency Medicine, or The College of Family Physicians of Canada,
  • CCFP(EM) or equivalent
  • Active Registration to Practice Medicine within specialty from country of origin or country of last practice
  • Current ACLS certification.
  • Will be required to obtain ATLS certification within a given time period
  • Minimum ten (10) years’ experience in an active treatment hospital within his/her
  • Ability to handle and lead the clinical management of complex and critical
  • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English
  • Knowledge of Arabic considered as a plus
  • Able to develop good interpersonal relationships


Additional Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Flexible to needs of the service
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple events in a complex environment;
  • Demonstrated ability to function effectively in a dynamic and high stressenvironment;
  • High degree of diplomacy, tact and confidentiality in role
  • Ability to handle a wide variety of responsibility and deal with individuals at all levels
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Other skills as may be required for the position


Salary Package

  • Salary AED 61K per month tax free
  • Accommodation - 3 bedroom apartment provided rent free
  • Health care cover for family
  • Car
  • School fees for children under age 18
  • Flights for family

Start Date: September 2017 or as soon as possible after.