Posted 5 months ago

Paediatric Psychologist

Leading private hospital group in Doha requires a clinical psychologist who has several years’ experience working with children in a clinical environment. 

Specifically trained to evaluate, diagnose, and treat children with cognitive, neurological, and developmental disorders such as:

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Learning disabilities
  • Intellectual disabilities

Capable to:

  • Perform Psychological / developmental, neuropsychological assessment and psychometric evaluation of cognitive skills and achievements
  • Provide suitable treatment plans that address various psychological challenges
  • Engage child patients in counselling/therapy sessions
  • Design and implement behaviour modification programs as part of a psychological treatment plan
  • Provide psychoeducation
  • Practice family centred care.

Essential Education:

  • Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology
  • Primary/ DHP License:
    • Valid Primary license from the country of origin (if applicable) AND should be eligible for license from the Licensing authority in the State of Qatar to practice Healthcare Profession.
  • Prometric testing / dataflow required from selected candidates at own cost


  • 6 years in Clinical Psychology field with experience in paediatrics

Salary package:

  • QAR 21 000 per month (tax free) – depending on experience 
  • 3 Year contract
  • Increments to salary: 
    • End of Service Award is one‐months’ pay for every year completed, must complete the duration of contract to be eligible
    • Performance bonus: Subject to performance, assessed by supervisor – up to 6% of basic salary per annum
    • Overtime: 1.25 x basic salary during normal days, and up to 1.40 x basic salary during public holidays


  • • Free accommodation
  • • 40 days of annual leave
  • • 18 days of public holiday (can be used to work overtime) plus casual Leave 5 non-consecutive days
  • • School assistance of QAR 21,000 (maximum) per child per academic year up to 3 children (5 to 18 years of age, provided they are under employee sponsorship and studying in a private school in Doha)


  • Economy Class air passage for joining, annual leave and repatriation per annum (return ticket) for candidate and family (spouse and up to 3 children up to 18 years of age)
  • Free visa, residence, and work permit, as well as a Qatar ID arranged
  • Unaccompanied baggage – up to 50 kg free on joining, and 100 kg on repatriation.

Expected joining date is from end of term 1 2023. Deadline for applications is 30 November 2022


Please note: If we haven’t contacted you after 2 weeks consider your application unsuccessful. 


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