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Doctor Jobs Middle East

We have a variety of fantastic opportunities for Consultant level Doctors across the United Arab Emirates (Dubai, Al Ain and Abu Dhabi), Saudi Arabia and Qatar. All positions are permanent with unlimited, full-time contract or two years fixed term contract with the option to extend. 

One of the most attractive aspects of working in the Middle East is the tax-free salary and access to the following benefits:

  • Free accommodation or accommodation allowance
  • Free flights at the beginning and end of contract
  • Relocation allowance or free yearly flight to home country
  • Private health insurance
  • Malpractice insurance
  • End of service bonus (pension equivalent)
  • Multicultural working environment
  • Working with the most high-end reputable hospital groups in the Middle East.
  • Opportunity to earn significantly higher salary once you have built your patient base and referral network.

Find out more about Medacs UAE Licensing Service, available to doctors seeking new opportunities in the United Arab Emirates.


To work as a Consultant level doctor in the Middle East, you will need to meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Have an American Board of Medical Specialty Certificate (ABMS)
  • or, UK or Irish Certificate of Completion of Training/Specialist Training (CCT or CCST)
  • or, Fellowship of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Canada, Australia or New Zealand
  • Inclusion on GMC Specialist Register or equivalent in the USA, Canada, Ireland, Australia or New Zealand.
  • Surgeons will have to have at least two years post CCT/US Board/Fellowship experience at a Consultant level.

Browse our current vacancies below, or for more information about the requirements to work in the Middle East, please get in touch.

Opportunities for Doctors in the Middle East