Senior Clinical Dietitian - 112234

Dietetics & Nutrition CLINICAL Dietitians - WITH hospital experience Doha Qatar


3 Year Contract job opportunities to work in a destination which if one of the worlds next big hot spots, the host country of the FIFA World Cup 2022.

Qatar's premier non-profit health care provider in Doha, strives to recruit only the best international medical professionals for vacancies now available.  The hospital group is the main provider of secondary & tertiary healthcare in Qatar and one of the leading hospital providers in the Middle East. 

Candidates from all countries are invited to apply.




3 Year contract (renewable)

Generous Tax free basic salary. Offered according to experience. 

From 11400 up to 21000 QAR per month (depending on experience). 

21 000 QAR is +/- 17600 TND, 275 000 SDG , 4100 JOD , 80 000 South-African Rand, 7400 AUD, 7600 CAD, 5800 USD, 4350 GBP, 411 000 INR  per month basic salary. Salary paid in QAR.

  • Free fully furnished accommodation provided.
  • Transport allowance of 1250 QAR per month added to your basic salary.
  • Free "round trip" (to and from home country) flight tickets on joining, annual leave, and on repatriation. For those with family contract offered this will be also be applicable for your family (wife and up to 3 children up to 18 years old).
  • School allowance: 21 000 QAR (maximum) for up to 3 children (ages 5- 18) per child per academic year provided that they are studying in private schools in Doha.
  • 40 days paid annual vacation days.
  • End of Service Award (at end of contract) which is one month's salary for each year worked.

The benefits outlined here are those that apply to most employees. Salary offer packages are determined by the employer. Global Medical Recruiting can assist the applicant with salary offer negotiations with the employer, but in the end the final salary package offered is at the sole discretion of the employer and not of Global Medical Recruiting.

Minimum Requirements


  • B.Sc Degree in Dietetics and Nutrition.
  • Preferred Education:  B.Sc and M.Sc Degrees in Dietetics and Nutrition. 
  • + Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics.


  • For Bachelors Degree Holders5 years licensed experience in nutrition and dietetics of which at least 3 years must be in a hospital setting as a Clinical Dietitian. OR
  • For Master Degree Holders: 3 years licensed experience in nutrition and dietetics of which at least 2 years must be in a hospital setting as a Clinical Dietitian.

Required certification/licensure:

  • Valid Primary License from the country of origin if applicable AND should be eligible for license in the State of Qatar within the Supreme Council of Health.

Language Skills:

  • Bilingual - English & Arabic. 

Position Summary:

Provides a specialized nutritional and dietetic service to patients within the hospital. Specialties include but are not limited to Diabetes, Respiratory Diseases, Bariatric Surgery, and Renal.

The post holder will also assist the Clinical Dietitian Supervisor and the Facility Head Dietitian in planning and delivering all dietary requirements for patients in the hospital.

Common Responsibilities:

  • Ensures interdisciplinary input to attain full potential teamwork.
  • Assist in conducting clinical nutrition research as required.
  • Provides role modeling and mentoring with respect to clinical practice, continuing education, and career advancement/development.
  • Contributes to the development of dietetic practice to enhance the quality of service delivered to patients.
  • Participates in educational activities for families and caregivers
  • Participate in community nutritional activities.
  • Give consultation, guidance and education to dietitians, dietetic interns, visiting dietitians and other health care professionals as required.
  • Participate in hospital /departmental/Program committees.
  • Maintain professional growth and development through different in – service training activities to keep pace with technological developments and new trends in nutrition therapy.
  • Assist in preparing dietary education material.
  • Cover the Dietitian weekend duty or On-Call rota as required.
  • Perform other duties as requested.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Provide specialized nutritional care for a group of patients requiring special dietary intervention.
  • Monitors the implementation of nutrition plans and assesses patient progress to adjust therapy plans and attain optimum nutrition.
  • Coordinates, plans and conducts programs to educate patients about nutrition issues, diet and food selections.
  • Documents,  records and processes information to assess therapy outcomes.
  • Participate in multidisciplinary rounds and calculate the nutrient requirements of patients on therapeutic feedings as required.
  • Directs Clinical Dietitians to assess patients’ discharge needs to ensure continuity of the care plan.
  • Evaluates current practice using evidence-based outcome indicators where possible to ensure the therapeutic, patient and family needs are being met.
  • Provides expert consultation to the health care team regarding the nutritional needs of the specific patient population.
  • Provides consultation to the regional nutrition centers, satellite centers, national and international centers.
  • Plan the development programme for dietetic interns, those in advance practice roles and junior dietitian staff./Departmental and University/College education programs as required.
About the Employer

Qatar’s national healthcare delivery system is rapidly developing. Here, you will have the opportunity to team with the best and the brightest professionals in healthcare and to provide world class patient care service for the population. This medical group has one of the biggest workforce in Qatar, with more than 2 million people living and working in Qatar, this diverse and exciting organization has more than 90 different nationalities working to deliver the best care always to their patients and the Qatar community.

Since its establishment the healthcare provider rapidly developed medical facilities capable of providing state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment of disease.  It currently manages 12 hospitals – 9 specialist hospitals and 3 community hospitals – as well as the National Ambulance Service and home and residential care services.

More about Qatar:

  • Qatar is the host country of the FIFA World Cup 2022Qatar Stadium Guide and listed as the richest country in the world by Forbes.
  • Qatar is home to many expats who relocated here for work and those drawn to its life of luxury, this is most evident in the capital city Doha.
  • Doha is located on the coast of the Persian Gulf in the east of Qatar.
  • Doha has awesome attractions 14 Best things to do in Doha Qatar .  You will be able to experience adventure, buzzing nightlife, culture or relaxation. Qatar does not only offer the most amazing desert landscapes but also stunning beautiful beaches beautiful beaches to enjoy. 

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