Living in the UAE

The 7 Emirates of United Arab Emirates is:

  • Abu Dhabi which holds the capital of the UAE.
  • Dubai with the second largest city in the UAE.
  • Sharjah which is a cultural Islamic city.
  • The northern emirates which includes Fujairah, Ras al Khaimah, Umm al Quwain and Ajman.

Climate and culture:

  • The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a developed multicultural country with people all over the globe with different religions and cultures. The UAE is home to over 200 nationalities.
  • Emiratis constitute roughly 20% of the total population, making UAE home to one of the world’s highest percentage of immigrants.
  • It’s a warm and sunny climate country. UAE features a desert climate, with very mild winter and hot and summers.

Ajman:

  • Covering just 260 square kilometers and with a population 373,000, Ajman is the smallest of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates.
  • Aside from the city of Ajman on the coast of the Arabian Gulf, the emirate also has jurisdiction over two small inland enclaves in the UAE – Al Manama, east of Ajman, and Masfoot, located in the south of the UAE near Hatta.

Why Sheikh Khalifa Medical City Ajman (SKMCA)?

  • Owned by His Highness Sheikh Khalifa and Managed by GHP (Swedish Healthcare provider)
  • Outstanding Swedish Healthcare and experience
  • SKMCA has several Centers of excellence and provides comprehensive services in all healthcare disciplines relevant to the needs of the community.
  • Sheikh Khalifa Hospital – Women and Children and Rashid Center of Diabetes and Research are accredited by Joint Commission International. An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. To continuously improve health care for the public, in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value.
  • SKMCA is a member of Ministry of Presidential Affairs, which is responsible for managing and developing public hospitals and clinics in the seven Emirates
  • Reputable organization
  • Less working hours and extended holidays, public holidays.
  • Dynamic working environment where the adaptive performance is appreciated and valued.

List of new vacancies

SKMCA Women and Children Hospital is looking for a Consultant in Pediatric ICU/Critical Care to join the Pediatric Department. The role requires extensive experience as a Consultant in Pediatric ICU/Critical Care, with strong knowledge in the most common critical cases, among children. The ideal candidates should have qualification from an American Board/CCT/CCST/ in Pediatric Critical Care/Intensive Care, expected to work in general pediatrics and to cover clinics with on-call duty. Candidate need to provide well documented experience within PICU and have a minimum of 5 years’ experience post Specialty Board as a Consultant.
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Consultant – Pediatric ICU/Critical Care
SKMCA Women and Children Hospital is looking for a Specialist in Pediatric ICU/Critical Care to join the Pediatric Department. The candidate should have MBBS or MBChB or equivalent qualification from an accredited institution and completion of recognized specialty qualification. The candidate need to provide well documented experience within PICU and have a minimum of 3 -5 years of specialist experience post Specialty qualification.
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Specialist – Pediatric ICU/Critical Care
SKMCA Women and Children Hospital is looking for a Consultant in Neonatal Intensive Care to join the NICU Department. The role requires excellent clinical and technical skills in NICU environment. The ideal candidates should have Board membership or equivalent, e.g. The American Board of Medical Specialties, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, GMC/CCST Specialist Register, Fachartz Specialist Certificate, Fellowship from the Royal Australia and New Zealand Colleges American Board/CCT/CCST/ in Neonatal Critical Care/Intensive Care with at least five (5) years of experience in practice as a Consultant in NICU in a Tertiary Care Hospital after becoming fully qualified. . The Consultant is expected to cover clinics with on-call duty. Applicants need to provide well documented experience within NICU and have a minimum of 5 years’ experience post Specialty Board as a Consultant.
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Consultant - Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU)
SKMCA Women and Children Hospital is looking for a Specialist in Neonatal Intensive Care to join the NICU Department. The candidate should have MBBS or MBChB or equivalent qualification from an accredited institution and completion of recognized specialty qualification,  need to provide well documented experience within NICU and have a minimum of 3 -5 years of specialist experience post Specialty qualification.
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Specialist – Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU)
SKMCA Women and Children Hospital is looking to hire a highly skilled Consultant Obstetrics & Gynecologist sub-specialized in Fetal Medicine. The candidate should specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of high risk or complicated pregnancies, examine patients to ensure proper care and provides consultation for complications associated with the pregnancy. The candidate requires a degree in Fetal Medicine from an accredited school fulfill the UAE license criteria.
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Consultant Obstetrics & Gynecologist – with Fetal Medicine experience
SKMCA Masfoot Hospital is urgently looking for Consultant obstetrician & gynecologist who will be responsible for providing clinical care and expertise in assessment, investigation, diagnosis and treatment of women in pregnancy and other related illnesses of women, working closely with the clinical teams of the unit. The role requires at least 5 years’ experience as a Consultant of obstetrics/gynecology.
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Consultant Obstetrics & Gynecology
SKMCA Masfoot Hospital is urgently looking for Specialist in Emergency Medicine with a minimum of 4-5 years of experience post qualification. Candidate should be able to deliver high quality emergency medical care, have experience in treatment & management of- injures, accidents, burns allergies to heart attacks, strokes etc.
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Specialist- Emergency Medicine
SKMCA General Hospital is looking for a Consultant in Infectious Diseases to join the Medicine Department. The role requires extensive experience as a Consultant in Infectious Diseases, with strong knowledge in the most common infectious diseases, among children and adults alike. The ideal candidates possesses experience from an Antibiotic Stewardship Program. There is no permanent on-call requirement for the role, however, the Consultant is expected to be available to occasionally consult on cases outside working hours. Applications need to provide well documented experience within Infectious Diseases and have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Consultant with the specialty.
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Consultant – Infectious Diseases
SKMCA General Hospital is looking for a Consultant in Ophthalmology to joining the Surgery Department. The applicant must be an experienced Consultant with at least 5 years post Specialty Board. The ideal candidate has a background in General Ophthalmology and experience with emergency ophthalmology patients. Sub specialization within the anterior segment including cataract surgery is preferred.
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Consultant – Ophthalmology
SKMCA General Hospital is looking for an experienced Consultant in Orthopedics. The candidates shall either have strong background and knowledge in TKH, THA and endoprosthesis or specialized in Ortho Trauma and have skills in Arthroscopic Surgery. Successful candidates require at least 5 years’ experience as a Consultant.
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Consultant – Orthopedics
SKMCA General Hospital is looking for a Consultant in Radiology. The ideal candidates is a skilled Consultant in Radiology with 2 nd on-call experience and possesses general knowledge competency in X-Ray, CT-Scan and MRI. The role requires at least 5 years’ experience as a Consultant, extensive X-Ray
work, rounds and the responsibility of weekly first on-call in the hospital.
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Consultant – Radiology

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Specialist – MBBS or MBChB or equivalent qualification from an accredited institution and Completion of specialty qualification with minimum 3 years’ experience in the specialty

Consultant – MBBS or MBChB or equivalent qualification from an accredited institution and Completion of specialty qualification (Tier 1 or Tier2) with minimum 2 to 5 years’ experience in the specialty

  • Registered Midwives – Maternity & Labour
  • Staff Nurse – Emergency Department
  • Staff Nurse – Outpatient Services
  • Charge Nurse – MPICU
  • Staff / Charge Nurse – NICU
  • Staff/Charge Nurse – Operation Theater
  • Staff/Charge Nurse – ICU
  • Charge Nurse – Male & Female Ward
  • Charge Nurse – CCU
  • Staff/Charge Nurse – Diabetes Clinic
  • Staff/Charge Nurse – Pediatric endocrine Clinic

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Position Qualification Experience
Charge Midwife
  1. B.Sc. degree in nursing or equivalent qualification with min. of 3 Yr. study duration from an accredited nursing program. Plus, Midwifery Certificate (min. of 1-yr. syllabus) from a recognized midwifery program.
  2. Midwifery degree (min. of 3 yr. curriculum)
  3. Valid/current national Midwife license.
For UAE National:

  1. Min. of 2 Yr.’ experience in midwifery post certificate/midwife registration, (inclusive of min. 1 yr. labor delivery experience), in maternity hospital or appropriate setting, from that min. 2 Yr. of experience as a Charge Midwife
  2. Direct Entry (min. of 2 Yr.’ experience in midwifery post graduate, and/or min. of 2 Yr. labor delivery experience in maternity hospital or appropriate setting, from that min. of 2 Yr. of experience as a Charge Midwife

For Expat:

  1. Min. of 4 Yr.’ experience in midwifery post certificate/midwife registration, (inclusive of min. 1 yr. labor delivery experience), in maternity hospital or appropriate setting, from that min. 2 Yr. of experience as a Charge Midwife
  2. Direct Entry (min. of 4 Yr.’ experience in midwifery post graduate, and min. of 2 Yr. labor delivery experience in maternity hospital or appropriate setting, from that min. of 2 Yr. of experience as a Charge Midwife
Registered/Staff Midwife
  1. B.Sc. degree in nursing or equivalent qualification with min. of 3 Yr. study duration from an accredited nursing program. Plus, Midwifery Certificate (min. of 1-yr. syllabus) from a recognized midwifery program.
  2. [Direct Entry] midwifery degree (min. of 3 yr. curriculum)
  3. Valid/current national Midwife     license.
For UAE National:

waived for graduates of UAE nursing colleges /universities after  completion of internship program)

For Expat:

  1. Min. of 2 Yr.’ experience as a Midwife in maternity hospital or appropriate setting.
  2. Min. of 2 Yr.’ experience as a Midwife in maternity hospital or appropriate       setting
Charge Nurse B.Sc. degree in nursing or equivalent qualifications with min. of 3 Yr. study duration from an accredited nursing program & valid/current national nursing license For UAE National:

  1. Min. of 2 Yr. clinical experience post qualification in appropriate and relevant healthcare settings
  2. Min. of 1 yr. experience as Charge Nurse in a particular unit

For Expat:

  1. Min. of 4 Yr. clinical experience post qualification in appropriate and relevant healthcare settings
  2.  And Min. of 2 Yr.’ experience as Charge Nurse in a particular unit
Registered Nurse B.Sc. degree in nursing or equivalent qualifications with min. of 3 Yr. study duration from an accredited nursing program & valid/current national nursing license For UAE National:

waived for graduates of UAE nursing colleges /universities after  completion of internship program)

For Expat:

Min. of 2 Yr. clinical experience post qualification in appropriate setting

  • Psychologist
  • Anesthesia Technologist
  • Dietitians

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Position Qualification Experience
Psychologist
  1. Bachelor degree in the field of psychology And Postgraduate Doctoral degree (example: Ph.D., Psy.D., Ed.D., D.Clin.Psy) from an approved psychology faculty or an educational faculty with focus on psychology
  2. Bachelor degree in the field of psychology And Postgraduate full time Master’s degree (includes MSc, MA, M.Phil) of minimum two (2) years course duration from a psychology faculty or an educational faculty with focus on psychology provided that the bachelor degree is minimum four (4) years duration
Minimum of two (2) years’ experience post qualification in related field
Anesthesia Technologist
  • BSc in Anesthesia
  • Registered Nurse with specialized training in anesthesia techniques and equipment
  • Registered Respiratory technician with specialized training in
  • Anesthetic techniques and equipment.

Current National License

•NLT 2 Yr. work   experience in active anesthesia department

 

Dietitian Required:

•BSc degree in Nutrition & Dietetics from an accredited program

•AND    Current National  license

Preferred:

•MSc in relevant  clinical field (will reduce  1 yr. from the required  Yr. of experience)

•Active member of a nutrition society or Association

NLT 2 Yr.  experience as clinical dietitian   in an acute  care facility;

UAE National:

Upon completion of Internship.

  • We welcome qualified UAE Nationals for the aforementioned positions.
  • All clinical professionals are required to be licensed by Ministry of Health & Prevention. Our recruitment teams will assist in the licensure application process.
  • Email your resume to:
    Expats – recruitment@skmca.ae
    Emirati – emiratisation@skmca.ae
    Mentioning the position and specialty you are applying for in the subject.