Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Consultant

Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Consultant

  • King Abdullah Specialist Children Hospital - Jeddah
  • Jeddah, Saudi Arabia


Responsible for involves anaesthetizing very small children with complex congenital heart disease for major surgical procedures. The unique nature of this patient population requires considerable expertise and in-depth knowledge of the altered physiology.

Education/Qualifications Required:

  1. Basic medical degree from recognized institution
  2. Post-qualification certification
    • Qualification Source from: Western Europe, Australia or New Zealand.  
      • UK and Ireland: GMC/CCST Specialist Register
      • Australia and New Zealand: Fellowship from the Royal College (FRACP)
      • Western Europe: Equivalent certification to the above

Experience Post-Qualifications:

  • Minimum Three (3) years after board/equivalent certification in Ireland, UK, Australia, New Zealand and France (DES).
  • Minimum Five (5) years after board/equivalent certification in Spain, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, Norway, Austria, Netherlands, Greece and France (DIS).


Current and in a Good Standing Medical License to practice in country of residence.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides quality medical care to patients particularly in the area of Anesthesiology.
  • Provides consultative service as requested.
  • Participates in the Department’s educational activities and training programs
  • Participates in research activities.
  • Performs administrative duties as assigned and other duties as needed.
  • Shares on-call schedule for Department of Anesthesiology as needed.
  • Follow all Hospital related policies and procedures.
  • Participates in self and others’ education, training and development, as applicable
  • Performs other related duties as assigned