Job description / Role
Intellectual Disabilities (Adult & Paediatric) - Visas for female
Learning / Intellectual Disability
Residential facility in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), catering for both Adult and Paediatric patients with Intellectual Disabilities of varying severities, such as Movement Disorders and Chromosome Disorders.
Purpose of the role : Overall responsibility for ensuring safe, effective, age and specialty appropriate patient care is delivered according to the Nursing Scope of Practice, as defined by the regulatory body in an interdisciplinary environment.
Responsible for Managing and leading a team of nursing staff.
Working Hours : 48 per week
Competitive Tax-Free Salary
One-month Free Housing provided, thereafter generous monthly Housing Allowance
Free Health Insurance
Free Airfare on Initial hire and annually on renewal of contract
18 / 22 working days Annual Leave (excl. off days), depending on shift schedule
Unlimited term contract
End-of-Service Benefit, upon completion of contract, in accordance with UAE Labour Law
Culturally diverse working environment
Training and development opportunities
Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from an accredited program (Adult and / or Paediatric) (Essential)
Postgraduate training in related fields. either clinical or administrative (Preferred)
Department of Health (DOH) License UAE, or transferable UAE license (DHA / HAAD) as a Registered Nurse OR home country license, eligible for DOH License, UAE
Preferred experience :
Minimum 5 years' post-graduation experience in settings including in-patient / long-term residential / community care (adult and / or paediatric)
Experience with a neurologically impaired population with some experience in the handling of cognitively and behaviorally-
challenged patients (adults and / or paediatrics), with degrees of physical limitations
Experience as shift coordinator
Experience in Leadership and mentoring
Experience in performance appraisal, competency assessment and performance development
Professional Connections is contracted by our client to source and assist healthcare professionals from Australia / Austria / Belgium / Czech Republic / Denmark / France / Finland / Germany / Holland / Ireland / Italy / Latvia / Netherlands New Zealand / Norway / Portugal / Slovakia / Slovenia / Sweden / United Kingdom / Spain / Greece / Switzerland
About the Company
Professional Connections International Healthcare Recruitment Agency
Professional Connections, often referred to as Profco, is an international healthcare recruitment specialist. Profco is working to help placing credentialed nurses, doctors and allied health professionals in exciting opportunities with leading hospitals around the world.
International assignments are a great way for nurses and other healthcare professionals to broaden their experience and to see how healthcare is delivered in other countries, while at the same time enhancing their career prospects as they gain experience in different parts of the world.