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We have a fantastic tax-free opportunity for an Infectious Diseases Consultant to be based in Sharjah, UAE and working in a military tertiary care hospital.

The Role

This role will be based in a brand new, 350 bed tertiary care hospital in Sharjah.

To apply for this role, you must;

  • hold CCT or equivalent specialist qualification.
  • have a minimum of 2 years' post CCT/Specialist Certification experience working in a Consultant role.

You will receive a comprehensive benefits package with this position, which will include:

  • Excellent tax-free salary
  • 30 days annual leave, plus public holidays (8-10 days)
  • Medical Insurance for you and your family
  • Joining and repatriation Business Class flights for you and your family
  • Indemnity Insurance


Sharjah is the third largest city in the United Arab Emirates after Dubai and Abu Dhabi

The city of Sharjah overlooks the Persian Gulf and has a population of over 800,000 (2008). It contains the main administrative and commercial centres together with an array of cultural and traditional projects, including several museums covering areas such as archaeology, natural history, science, arts, heritage, Islamic art and culture. Distinctive landmarks include two major covered souks, reflecting Islamic design, and a number of recreational areas and public parks such as Al Montazah Fun Park and Al Buheirah Corniche. The city is also notable for its numerous elegant mosques.

The city of Sharjah is situated on the Persian Gulf coast of the United Arab Emirates. The emirate borders with Dubai to the south, Ajman and Umm Al Quwain to the north and Ras Al Khaimah to the east. It is the only emirate that overlooks the coastline on the Persian Gulf to the west and the Gulf of Oman (Indian Ocean) to the East, with the eastern Sharjah coastal towns of Kalba and Khor Fakkan.

How Head Medical can help

Arranging a position overseas is very exciting, but we understand that it can also be daunting and time consuming. We’re the UK’s specialist in international medical recruitment and we’ve helped many Doctors relocate since we first started out in 2008 (you can read what people have said about working with us on our testimonials page). We know it’s important to balance career opportunities with lifestyle and we’ll talk through your plans and will get to know you to make sure we find the right role in the right location. 

Once we have secured a job for you, we’ll manage the Medical Registration and Visa application process, and support you (and your family) with the relocation itself.

For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Carol today.

carol@headmedical.com / +44 (0)131 240 5273

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