Job description / Role
Consultant Stroke Neurology - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
We are looking for an experienced Consultant in Neurology, specializing in stroke medicine to join our long-standing public partner in Saudi Arabia. They have requested that we find someone for their largest tertiary hospital in the kingdom's capital, Riyadh.
This prestigious client oversees the Saudi Arabian government's Healthcare sector and is recognized throughout the region for the high caliber of their personnel and the outstanding level of care their patients enjoy.
This organization’s hospitals are renowned for their high-quality evidence-based patient care practices. There are tremendous opportunities for staff growth and development, as well as a very active in-house training and education through lectures, seminars and workshops, which are regularly scheduled by the Academic Affairs, Training and Development and Nursing Education Departments. In addition, more specialized courses on patient care, latest technology and training on specialized equipment are arranged in collaboration or sponsored by external providers.
The organization applies high regard to the welfare of its workforce; orientation and induction are given to new staff to ensure they are competent, confident and supported through mentorship and preceptorship to mold them into the workforce. Furthermore, benefits and rewards are very encouraging to the staff.
The hospital provides optimal health services to its staff and their dependents and will expand these to pilgrims during certain parts of the year.
Greater Saudi is situated between Africa and Asia near the Arabian Peninsula, Saudi Arabia is framed by the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aqaba to the west and the Persian Gulf to the east. The kingdom has been described as feeling like the center of the world and is certainly the Heart of the Arabic speaking community.
The cities in which our client's hospitals are a based are modern, cosmopolitan and offer a huge variety of activities, cuisine and retail choices. Indeed, familiar European brands in clothing and food outlets are on offer but without the VAT on purchases. Alternatively, the traditional souks will cater for those seeking a more traditional, cultural experience.
Riyadh, the Kingdom's political capital is located close to the center of the country, it is one of the largest cities in the Middle East and has a growing expatriate population. Known for being a little more conservative than some of the other cities such as Dhahran or Jeddah.
The diversity of nationalities in Saudi Arabia is uncountable, with individuals from all corners of the globe relocating here. Everyone can relish in the Saudi way of life and in the rich cultural history that Saudi Arabia has to offer; including the two holy cities Mecca and Medina, and also Dir'iya, which offers a look into what life was like when the Kingdom was first born.
• Tax Free Salary dependent on experience
• 30 Days Annual Leave per annum
• Free Uniform
• Annual return air ticket
• Free Housing Accommodation or Housing Allowance
• 24 Hour Free Transport
• Airline Tickets
• Free Medical/Dental Services
• Free Medical Insurance
• Childcare and Education Allowance
Key Skills and Qualifications
• You will have qualified in the USA, Canada. United Kingdom or Western Europe and have Western experience.
• US Board
• FRCS - Irish, UK, Canadian, New Zealand or Australian
• Diplome d'Etudes Specializes (DES)/ CIS French Board
• Facharzt & Sub- Board/ Fellowship
• Min. 2 experience post Board/ Fellowship
• CCST UK Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training (UK)
About the Company
Our vision is to be the recruitment partner of choice for healthcare professionals worldwide.
You will benefit from the different approach we take to recruitment in the healthcare sector. You will have access to our specialist team of consultants and with their extensive industry knowledge and experience they will provide you with market leading advisory and recruitment service.
As our clients, you will have access to our talent network and with the support of our cutting edge technology we can provide candidates who will positively contribute to your businesses success and quality of care.