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Nursing Clinical Coordinator - Intellectual Disabilities

Professional Connections (Profco)


Ref: RP057-1410

Job description / Role

Nursing Clinical Coordinator - Intellectual Disabilities (Adult & Paediatric) - Visas for fem

Nursing and Midwifery

Learning/Intellectual Disability


Residential facility in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), catering for both Adult and Paediatric patients with Intellectual Disabilities of varying severities, such as Movement Disorders and Chromosome Disorders.

Basic Purpose of the role
- Leads and directs the Nursing service provision within allocated facility and in collaboration with the Clinical Coordinator/s of additional facilities to ensure standardisation
- Is able to communicate effectively at all levels within the interdisciplinary team
- Promotes a progressive attitude to the continual improvement of patient care through research, evidence based practice and the development of additional skills within the speciality
- Assists in the safe, effective and efficient management of the department with allocated resources
- Promotes good health and well-being through education
- Understands, supports and promotes the mission, vision and values of the facility
- Adheres to and promotes the applicable professional codes of conduct
- Is responsible for the overall nursing management, service delivery and evaluation of the nursing department, which includes leadership/participation in strategic planning, business development; programme evaluation, mentoring and general operations

- Competitive Tax-Free Salary
- One-month Free Housing provided, thereafter generous monthly Housing Allowance
- Free Health Insurance
- Free Airfare on Initial hire and annually on renewal of contract
- 18/22 working days Annual Leave (excl. off days), depending on shift schedule
- Unlimited term contract
- End-of-Service Benefit, upon completion of contract, in accordance with UAE Labour Law
- Culturally diverse working environment
- Training and development opportunities
- Travel opportunities


- Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing (Essential)
- MSc or relevant post graduate degree/diploma (Essential)
- Evidence of completion of discipline specific specialist courses
- Valid BLS and ACLS Provider

License: Department of Health (DOH) License UAE, or transferable UAE license (DHA/HAAD) as a Registered Nurse OR home country license, eligible for DOH License, UAE

Preferred Experience:
- At least 2 years in Clinical Nurse Coordinator position or not less than 3 years in a Charge/Head Nurse position.
- At least 6 years clinical experience in an appropriate & relevant healthcare settings, with wide background in post-acute rehabilitation
- Evidence of progression in advancing leadership/senior roles and responsibilities

- Excellent in communication skills and competent with computers especially MS Office
- Teaching and mentoring
- Audits and service improvements

Professional Connections is contracted by our client to source and assist healthcare professionals from this list of Countries:

Australia/ Austria/ Belgium/ Czech Republic/Denmark/ France/ Finland/ Germany/ Holland/ Ireland/ Italy/ Latvia/Netherlands New Zealand/ Norway/ Portugal/ Slovakia/ Slovenia/Sweden/ United Kingdom/Spain/ Greece/ Switzerland

About the Company

Professional Connections International Healthcare Recruitment Agency

Professional Connections, often referred to as Profco, is an international healthcare recruitment specialist. Profco is working to help placing credentialed nurses, doctors and allied health professionals in exciting opportunities with leading hospitals around the world. International assignments are a great way for nurses and other healthcare professionals to broaden their experience and to see how healthcare is delivered in other countries, while at the same time enhancing their career prospects as they gain experience in different parts of the world.

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Co-Ordinator salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 7,000

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