TWO thousand Filipino doctors and nurses are being sought by the Ministry of Health (MOH) of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA).
According to the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA), a total of 1,000 doctors from the Philippines are needed in different hospitals around Saudi Arabia.
“The Ministry of Health (MOH), KSA is in urgent need of 1,000 male/female doctors (residents/general practitioners, specialists, and consultants) in all medical specialties to be deployed in the different Saudi regions,” said Recruitment Specification Form (RSF) No. 160004.
For doctors, qualified to apply are male or female, any religion, not more than 50 years old, BS graduate, with Board License, and has at least two years related experience.
They will be provided a salary ranging from SR4,600 to SR42,200 depending on their job description and qualifications, along with free accommodation and transportation allowance, and air ticket from place of origin to the country destination and vice versa from the first deployment and in case of contract renewal.
Another 1,000 female nurses are also being sought by Saudi hospitals.
“The Ministry of Health (MOH), KSA is in urgent need of qualified applicants for 1,000 staff nurses (female) in all areas,” said RSF No. 160003.
For nurses, deemed qualify to apply are Muslims/Christians, not more than 40 years old, BS graduate, with Board License/Prometric Exam Passer/Saudi Council certificate, and has a minimum of three years related experience.
They will be provided a salary of SR4,110 plus SR295 increment, as well as benefits of free food and accommodation, paid annual vacation, and free round trip economy ticket.
Qualified applicants should register online at www.poea.gov.ph or www.eregister.poea.gov.ph and personally submit their documentary requirements at the Manpower Registry Division of the Blas F. Ople Bldg. in Ortigas Avenue corner EDSA, Mandaluyong City.
Requirements include detailed résumé with job description; school credentials (diploma & Transcript of Records); board certificate and rating (if applicable); updated PRC License (if applicable); marriage certificate (if applicable); updated employment certificate/s; passport copy; two (2) pieces 2x2 recent picture. (HDT)