ADULT NEUROLOGY Occupational Therapist Specialist - Grade 111

OT - Occupational Therapy Occupational Therapist Doha Qatar



3 Year Contract Job Opportunities available in Doha, Qatar for international candidates. OT Specialists from all countries invited to apply.

The average total monthly salary for OT Specialist is 16400 QR (basic + transport allowance) + additional benefits such as flight tickets, furnished accommodation etc. Note: 16 400 QR is +/- R63 000 South-African Rand, 3200 JOD, 6 800 000 LBP, 4500 USD, 3700 EUR, 3200 GBP. 

Minimum requirement:  Bachelor Degree or 3 Year Diploma in Occupational Therapy (Fulltime Studies). AND  Additional relevant COURSE/S.

To be considered for these jobs you need at least 5 years experience working in a hospital setting of which 3 years in the area of specialty - adult neurology. 

This Medical Group is Qatar's premier non-profit health care provider, the main provider of secondary & tertiary healthcare in Qatar, and one of the leading hospital providers in the Middle East.

Here, you will have the opportunity to team up with the best and the brightest professionals in healthcare and to provide world class patient care service for the population.

You will have exceptional opportunities to develop your career in a professionally stimulating environment while working in a destination which is one of the worlds next big hot spots, Qatar  the host country of the FIFA World Cup 2022.

Global Medical Recruiting (GMR) is a "Registered Recruitment Partner" with the Medical Group in Qatar. GMR does not charge you (the applicant) any recruitment fees as we are paid by the Medical Group for our placement services. 



Females: Single Contracts.

Males: Single and Family Contracts.

Tax-free Basic Salary offered according to experience.

Free fully furnished accommodation provided.

Transport allowance: 1250 QR 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 males with family contract offered this will be also be applicable for your family (wife and up to 3 children up to 18 years old).

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 average total monthly salary for OT Specialist is 16400 QR (basic salary + transport allowance) + additional benefits such as flight tickets, furnished accommodation etc. Note: 16 400 QR is +/- R63 000 South-African Rand, 3200 JOD, 6 800 000 LBP, 4500 USD, 3700 EUR, 3200 GBP. 

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


Minimum: Bachelor Degree /3 Year Diploma in Occupational Therapy(Fulltime Studies). AND Additional relevant course/s

Preferred but not essential: Masters Degree in OT.


5 years experience as a Occupational Therapist of which 3 years experience must be in working in adult neurology (Licensed Experience) Note: Community Service experience is not considered as licensed experience. 


Valid Primary License from the country of origin (if applicable) AND should be eligible for license from the licensing authority in the State of Qatar to practice as a healthcare profession.


Fluent in English.


Provide clinical care including Occupational Therapy assessment, treatment and management of patients in the specialty area and handle the complex cases.

Mentor, and oversee Occupational Therapists, Technicians and Asst Technician.

Responsible for updating personal clinical knowledge and skill in specialized field and participate in clinical research


Manage an individual case load of patients effectively and efficiently undertaking predominantly complex cases in area of specialty

Independently assess, analyze and synthesize complex evaluation data and provide a clinical diagnosis for individual patients to determine their need for occupational therapy intervention within specialty area.

Independently formulate a treatment plan in collaboration with patient/family, delivering individual physiotherapy treatment according to evidence based practice /clinical guidelines

Reassess clinical outcomes, to determine effectiveness of treatment, progress of patient towards goals, and the need for modifying goals and treatment

Carries out a comprehensive discharge plan, and collaborates with the other multidisciplinary team members and family when the measurable short and long term goals have been achieved.

Provide patient and family education in a timely manner as part of the occupational therapy process.

Work as part of a team to ensure effective communication and delivery of care including participation in medical/surgical rounds, clinics, conferences.

Maintain patient documentation, records and accurate statistical information to reflect care provided

and meet professional standards.

Communicate and make recommendations to all relevant disciplines of staff to maximize patient care and promote multidisciplinary team working.

Assist in developing clinical guidelines to optimize patient care in the area of specialty.

Work independently to provide physiotherapy weekend/holiday and on-call care.

Participate in implementation of the Medical Group and Departmental Policies and Procedures of safety, infection control and quality improvement.

Perform additional duties as assigned.


Delegate appropriate tasks, oversee clinical workload of Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Technicians and Occupational Therapy Aides to maximize efficiency and achieve desired quality of care.

Participate in the Unit and Job Specific Orientation process for new staff in the assigned specialty area.
Monitor and participate in clinical audit in the assigned specialty area, to support the Occupational Therapy Quality Improvement Plan.

Participate in Occupational Therapy in-service and if necessary lead team in-service training to promote personal development.

Responsible for developing and updating clinical knowledge and skills in the area of specialty to ensure delivery of evidence based care and professional growth and development.

Engage in continuous education programs

Participate in the development and organization of educational programs for nursing, medical, other multidisciplinary team members, staff as well as patient’s caregivers.

Participates in research activities to enhance clinical outcomes and promote evidence – based clinical practice.

Act as a mentor to Occupational Therapists and Developees.

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.


Qatar is the host country of the FIFA World Cup 2022 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. 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.