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The UAE - Qaulifications and Requirements

 
Qualifications and requirements to work as a Doctor in the United Arab Emirates

To practice as a consultant in the UAE you have to prove that you have the following certifications as a doctor:

1. Generally speaking, the ideal candidate would possess CCT (Certificate of Completion of Training), or equivalent certification, in their specialist area. The equivalents accepted from other countries include:
  • American / Canadian Board Registration
  • Facharzt (German)
  • French Board DES
  • Australian or New Zealand Fellowships

In addition, the candidate will also have a minimum of 3 years’ substantive post experience.

2. Alternatively, candidates who have been in Consultant posts which pre-date CCT will require fellowship of a Royal College in your specialism (e.g., Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS)) and typically have at least 10 years’ experience post Fellowship.

3. Some clients prioritise Arabic speaking candidates over others who do not speak the native tongue, whereas others are do not require this and look for excellence in spoken English.

4. Female doctors are preferred for some specialists, especially Obstetrics and Gynaecology roles.

 

 
 

United Arab Emirates, Sharjah/Permanent/Long Term/£12,000 per month
J81213
We are currently working alongside our partner in the United Arab Emirates assisting them in their search for an Adult Emergency medical consultant to work one of Sharjah's busiest and most established public tertiary...
United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi/Permanent/Long Term/Fee for Service
J81325
We are currently seeking applications from female Consultant Endocrinologists in application to a vacancy that is open in one of the best equipped and resourced hospitals in the Middle East...
United Arab Emirates, Dubai/Permanent/Long Term/Tax Free Salary
J94122
We are currently recruiting on behalf of one of the Gulf Regions Leading Medical and Surgical Hospitals based in Dubai in the UAE. We are looking for a high calibre, well qualified and experienced ENT Surgeon to join...
United Arab Emirates, Dubai/Permanent/Long Term/Negotiable
J104192
We are currently recruiting on behalf of one of the Gulf region's leading tertiary care facilities. We are looking for a well-qualified and experienced PICU Consultants to join their talented and diverse medical staff...
United Arab Emirates, Sharjah/Permanent/Long Term/Tax Free Salary
J71649
The Company Prospect Health are working on behalf of a prestigious client managing a government facility. Established for over 40 years, our client is one of the leading healthcare providers in the Middle East...
United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi/Permanent/Long Term/Excellent tax-free salary
J82596
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United Arab Emirates, Dubai/Permanent/Long Term/Generous Tax Free Salary
J82595
We are looking for a well trained and experienced Consultant Female Dermatologist. Our client is in the United Arab Emirates, in Dubai. The U.A.E has been particularly important in the growth and sustenance of the...
United Arab Emirates, Dubai/Permanent/Long Term/Attractive Tax Free Salary
J104713
Summary We are currently seeking applications from NICU Consultants for a vacancy that is open in one of the best equipped and resourced Government hospitals in the Middle East. Based in Dubai Health Care City...
United Arab Emirates, Dubai/Permanent/Long Term/Attractive tax-free salary
J100219
Summary We are currently recruiting on behalf of one of the Gulf Regions Leading Medical and Surgical Hospitals based in Dubai in the UAE. We are looking for a high calibre, well qualified and experienced Paediatric...