Clinical Dietitian - 111164

International Professional Medical Recruitment for and to the Middle East


Doha

Introduction

International Medical professionals are invited to apply for these exiting 3 year contract job opportunities in Qatar. Qatar’s national healthcare delivery system is rapidly developing. This group strives to lead in developing the national health system by operating new facilities, implementing state-of-the art technologies, and recruiting the best, most qualified international talent to care for Qatar’s future. 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 workforces 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.


Package

3 Year contract (renewable)

Single and family contracts available.

Generous Tax free basic salary. Offered according to experience.

From 10300 QAR up to 18875 QAR per month. 18875 QAR is +/- 246000 Sudanese Pound, 50 000 MAD, 620 000 DZD , 2000 OMR, 3700 JOD, 15600 TND,  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).

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

EDUCATION:

BSc Degree in Dietetics and Nutrition or equivalent from a recognized university.

 

EXPERIENCE:

4 years of Licensed Clinical Dietitian experience in HOSPITAL setting: - of which 2 years as general Clinical Dietitian experience - and 2 years as Clinical Dietitian in any relevant sub-specialty.

NOTE - Applicants with experience in Diet Centers will not be considered. Experience must be in HOSPITAL setting.

 

PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE/REGISTRATION:

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 candidates  - English/Arabic speaking.


Job Specification

Job Summary
Provides clinical nutritional and dietetic service to patients within the hospital.

 

Common Responsibilities
Ensures interdisciplinary input to attain full potential teamwork
Participates in educational activities for families and caregivers
Provides role modeling and mentoring with respect to clinical practice, continuing education, and career advancement/development
Participate in community nutritional activities
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
Cover the Dietician weekend duty or On-Call as required
Perform other duties as requested Specific Responsibilities
Performs nutrition assessment of referred patients to determine their nutrient needs and develop appropriate care plan which includes and not limited to:
- Macro and micronutrient requirements and goals based on current recommendations
-Disease specific feeding choices
- Choices for delivery of nutrition e.g., intravenous, enterostomy
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/enteral feedings as required
Calculates nutrient requirements of patients on therapeutic/enteral feedings as needed
Arranges or direct Assistant Clinical Dietitians to arrange discharge needs of patients to ensure continuity of care plan
Evaluates current practice using evidence-based outcome indicators where possible to ensure the therapeutic, patient and family needs are being met
Give consultation and Guidance for Assistant clinical dietitians.


About the Employer

Premier non-profit health care provider in Doha, Qatar and the main provider of secondary and tertiary healthcare in Qatar and one of the leading hospital providers in the Middle East. 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.