Speech & Language Therapist (Neuro Rehab)

Speech Therapy Speech Therapist Abu-Dhabi United Arab Emirates


Speech Therapist  - Contract opportunities available in Abu-Dhabi UAE for South-African, British,Irish, Australian, American, Canadian and European nationals. 

Earn a total salary of 28 333 AED per month - which is +/- R110 000 (South-African Rand), 7700 USD, 6000 GBP, 10950 AUD, 7000 EUR, 10400 CAD. 



The healthcare facility offers dynamic careers with opportunities for continual growth and development. It  promotes a culture that encourages work-life balance and creates opportunities for exploring and expanding staff members’ personal and professional goals.

A Competitive Recruitment Package offered to Overseas candidates (for a unlimited time period, 6 months probationary period ):

TOTAL MONTHLY PACKAGE IS 28 333 AED (basic salary + housing allowance).
28 333 AED is depending or currency rates equal to +/- R110 000 (South-African Rand), 7700 USD, 6000 GBP, 10950 AUD, 7000 EUR, 10400 CAD.  Salary will be paid in AED.

  • Highly attractive and competitive basic monthly salary tax free. 20 000 AED per month.
  • Housing Allowance along with salary.  8333 AED per month along with salary.
  • Housing: For candidates coming outside of the UAE accommodation will be provided for 1 month only during the first month of employment.
  • Health insurance with group approved insurer provided for yourself by the company. (You may enroll family members in said coverage at your cost. The cost of family coverage will be deducted from your monthly salary.)
  • 22 Working days annual leave per year (excludes off days and public holidays) for therapist working 5 days per week.
  • Flight ticket to home country provided following the first anniversary of the commencement date and every year thereafter you shall be provided with one economy class return air ticket (for you only) to your home country. If you choose not to fly to your home country, you can elect to receive this amount in cash amounting to 3 000 AED. 
  • Training and development opportunities. 
  • Service bonus upon completion of contract.

The benefits outlined here are those that apply to most employees.




Minimum Requirements


BSc in Speech-language pathology/ Speech and language therapy /Speech pathology /Speech therapy/Speech


BSc in Communication or Psychology or Linguistics & Master’s program in speech language pathology from an accredited educational institution, college or university


3-5 years clinical experience post qualification. Must have experience working in a hospital setting or in rehab facility setting.

Experience must include neuro rehab experience.

Note: Community service and working in school settings will not be considered. 


The applicant must have a valid professional license to practice, or registration (where applicable) from home country and/or country of last employment. Must have Good standing status.


Fluent in English - Oral and Written.



About the Employer

A private specialized provider of non-acute healthcare services including long-term and post-acute medical and rehabilitation.

A specialized provider of long-term acute care, post-acute rehabilitation, home transition care and respite care services.  Headquartered in the United Arab Emirates, currently operates  a long-term care hospital for medically complex patients in Al Ain and the first specialized inpatient rehabilitation hospital in the UAE in Abu Dhabi. The Healthcare group is the only CARF accredited private rehabilitation hospital in the Middle East.

The Healthcare group has received the highest accreditation outcome of three years by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (“CARF“) and accreditation as a Comprehensive Integrated Inpatient Rehabilitation Program for Adults and for Children and Adolescent