Amazing contract job opportunities available for international Occupational Therapist at a Long-Term Care Rehabilitation Hospital in Al AIN, UAE.
Are you a SuPeRioR patient focused OT who beliefs that each and every patient should receive the right level of care, in the right setting, at the right time? Do you want to take your career to the next level by gaining international work experience while earning an excellent salary package? Did you receive your qualification in a Western/European or North-American country?
If yes, please do read further…
In this role you will receive a total monthly salary of 26 666 AED (20 000 AED basic salary + 6666 AED housing allowance).
This is +/- R107 000 (South-African Rand), 7300 USD, 6000 GBP, 10700 AUD, 6550 EUR, 9600 CAD per month.
Benefits such as health insurance, flight tickets, annual leave etc.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
OT’s (qualified in countries such as South-Africa, Canada, USA, Australia, and all European countries such as UK, Ireland, Germany, Spain etc.)
with Bachelor Degree/Diploma in OT (min 3 years full-time course duration) OR direct entry MSc Degree in OT
Must have + 3 years licensed OT experience in hospital setting/clinical setting with :
Inpatient post-acute intensive rehabilitation.
Post Stroke rehabilitation.
Medically complex rehabilitation.
Ventilated & Non-Ventilated Patients.
Sensory Integration & Behavioural Therapy.
Outpatient Complex Rehabilitation.
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 26 666 AED (basic salary + housing allowance).
26 666 AED is depending or currency rates equal to +/- R107 000 (South-African Rand), 7300 USD, 6000 GBP, 10700 AUD, 6550 EUR, 9600 CAD per month. Salary will be paid in AED.
The recruitment package is determined and offered by the employer and not by Global Medical Recruiting.
The benefits outlined here are those that apply to most employees.
Bachelor Degree/Diploma in Occupational Therapy (min 3 years course duration)
OR direct entry to a recognized program with the attainment of a MSc Degree in Occupational Therapy
Valid BLS certificate.For DOH-Abu Dhabi Licensing application, the acceptable Basic Life Support (BLS) must be from accredited by one of the following bodies:
1. American Heart Association
2. European Resuscitation Council
3. New Zealand Resuscitation Council
4. Australian Resuscitation Council.
Evidence of completion of discipline specific specialist course e.g. Splinting/casting, specialized seating assessment and prescription with course certification, Bobath Neuro Development Therapy certification, sensory integration certification, cognitive behavioral therapy.
Not less than 3 years as a Occupational Therapist in a hospital or clinical settings working with cerebral palsy, intellectual and behavioral disabilities. Expedience in acute hospital, inpatient post-acute intensive rehabilitation OR outpatient complex rehabilitation setting.
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 be eligible for Department of Health license Abu-Dhabi or transferable UAE license as an Occupational Therapist.
Fluent in English - Oral and Written.
Why you would love working for this healthcare provider.
This Healthcare provider is not only JCI accredited but ALSO the only CARF accredited ( Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) specialized rehabilitation hospital in the UAE; and the only private rehabilitation hospital with CARF accreditation in the Middle East.
In this role you will join an outstanding medical team consisting of:
• ICU specialists, pediatricians, internal medicine specialists and physical medical and rehabilitation specialists –the majority Western-trained.
• A strong and experienced nursing team (large proportion of nurses with Western , European and North American training)
• A Large in-house rehabilitation team including physiotherapists, occupational therapists, respiratory therapists, speech and language therapists, communication specialists and special educators for both adult and pediatric patients.
• Arabic speaking staff on all shifts.
The hospital has latest European and North American equipment including Hill-Rom beds, medical mattresses and state-of-the-art monitoring and patient care equipment. Sophisticated VGo™ telepresence robotics system –the first in the Middle East. REX Exoskeleton Rehabilitation Robot –the first in the Middle East. Specialized hydrotherapy room, gym facilities, external therapy gardens and children’s play rooms. The patient rooms is Spacious and well-designed with Arabian architecture and a home-like feeling including private space for personal items, a private bathroom and facilities for carers or family members to stay overnight in private, VIP or VVIP rooms.
Why living in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is an experience like no other.
The United Arab Emirates is home to a wide range of nationalities and has much to offer. It has a huge variety of exciting cultures and food. According to the UN - United Nations more than 88% of the UAE's residents come from abroad. According to data from embassies 120,000 people from the UK and 50,000 from the US live in the UAE. English is widely spoken, and the number of expats means that you’ll always have a community available to you if you need it,you won’t be alone. You’ll be in good company as an expat.
According to a new report the UAE is ranked the safest place in the world. Research reveals that 96.1 percent of people feel safe walking outside at night.
The UAE is keen on promoting happiness. It has a minister of state for happiness and well being and launched the National Programme for Happiness and Positivity. The country aims to become one of the five happiest countries in the world by 2021, so why not hop on board?
There's no income tax which means everything you make is yours to keep.The UAE government introduced VAT in 2018 for the first time on most goods and services, at the low rate of 5% – but that’s it. No income tax.
The beaches and weather are amazing, the UAE is a land of blue skies. If you love relaxing on the beach then the UAE is perfect for you. There’s plenty of natural beauty too, including the wonderful Empty Quarter (Rub’ al Khali)- largest continuous sand desert in the world.
Everything in the UAE is just gorgeous, from the man-made islands off the coast of Dubai to the world’s tallest tower, Burj Khalifa.
Thankfully, it’s not too difficult to move there – especially if you land a decent job like this one.
The healthcare provider operates 2 hospitals in the UAE.
In Abu Dhabi - a specialized inpatient rehabilitation hospital
& in Al Ain - a long-term care hospital for medically complex patients.
A private specialized provider of the following healthcare services including:
POST ACUTE REHABILITATION:
LONG TERM MEDICAL CARE:
The Healthcare providers Long-Term Acute Care facilities are fully licensed hospitals with ICU-level capabilities but a warm, home-like feel – combining traditional architecture and modern design to create a healing environment
HOME CARE AND TRANSITIONAL CARE: