Becoming a nurse in Dubai
If you’re considering an exciting move to further your career in nursing by moving to Dubai then you’ve landed on the right page!
Dubai is a booming metropolis with a huge demand for a professional, hard-working nurse such as yourself. The rapid growth of Dubai may be over, but the expansion of the city has left room for health care professionals to move in and really make a difference to an exciting new city and its population.
If you’re sick of working in your current job with too little pay, too few benefits and no prospects then a change to a nursing job in Dubai may be exactly what you need.
NURSES EXPECTED SALARY IN DUBAI
The average salary expected for a nurse in Dubai is estimated to be between 2,500-10,000 UAD which equates to approximately ₹50,000-2,00,000, $800-2500, £450-1600 or €525-2000.
The beginning salary for a nurse in Dubai is dependent on qualification and position as well as whether the hospital is funded privately or by the government. A huge advantage of nursing in Dubai, however, is that your income will be tax-free. Furthermore many nursing jobs in Dubai come with a wide range of benefits including insurance, accommodation allowance and travel expenses.
This is true of any nursing position worldwide, and wages much higher than this can be expected if you are hired for a nursing position within a company or for a private family.
Your recruitment agency or employer will have more details on your expected salary should you inquire.
DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR NURSE IN DUBAI
Bellow is the Information for nurses and midwives and would like to register as a nurse to work and settle in the Dubai
Anyone wanting to work in the Dubai as a nurse should have bellow list of documents need for nursing in Dubai handy for the registration and Visa Prosses.
You should have your:
- High School Diploma or Certificate
- Nursing Diploma or Certificate
- Nursing Transcript with Related Learning Experience
- Certificates of Employment or Experience (signed by Human Resource, Nursing, or Medical Director)
- Nursing Licenses (Valid, from country of graduation and/or last employment)
- Good Standing Certificateï»¿s
- Passport Copy (front and back)
- Passport Sized Photo (colored, white background)
- Basic Life Support (BLS)
PLEASE BE AWARE IF YOU ARE NOT A BACHELOR DEGREE NURSE AND YOU WANT TO COME TO UAE (DUBAI), YOU WONT BE GIVEN THE NURSING LICENSE INSTEAD, AS A DIPLOMA NURSE, YOU WILL BE GIVEN THE ASSISTANT NURSING LICENSE TO PRACTICE IN DUBAI. ONLY BACHELOR DEGREE NURSES ARE GIVEN LICENSE TO WORK AS A NURSE IN DUBAI. DIPLOMA NURSES ARE GIVEN ASSISTANT NURSING LICENSE.
Another thing to discuss is the Attestation, Authentication, Red Ribbon of documents. “Qualifications Attestation by the UAE embassy and/or Ministry of Foreign Affairs is NOT required.”, some of the companies in Dubai do ask for it if you are applying for a nursing job in some Home Nursing companies.
It is also required for the application of visa to have your documents authenticated with Red Ribbon then have it attested by the UAE embassy.
Second Step: Scan the documents.
Once you completed all the documents, have it scanned in a clear copy
submitted all the scanned documents for your application for registration through [DHA WEBSITE]
HOW TO APPLY FOR DHA
This is a complete guide about dha nursing license application process and dha exam for nurses requirements.
CREATE AN ACCOUNT HERE As this will serve as your own Personal page in this process just as NMC-UK process and portal.
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Application cost 210 AED and you can pay via your master card. Your application could take 6 weeks or more before it could be reviewed depends on individual.
DONT forget you are to Name all your documents as you scan them before you upload on the account you created via the link above. Always check your Email for messages everytime as they will mail you to request for additional documents if it’s missing from the one you submitted.
After all your documents have been reviewed, an Email will be sent to you to pay 982 AED that payment is for your verification.
They are going to contact your home Country where you got the Documents from. If it is your School, Previous employer, they will Email them to verify the Documents you got from them.
If all documents are verified, a letter will be issued to you saying all documents you submitted are Valid. This will be used to arrange an Exam with DHA which is an easy exam comprising of multiple choice questions that last for 2hours. You have to pay about $172 for the Exam. It is Computer base and it is 70 questions.
If you pass the Exam congratulations you will be given a Letter that will last for a year which you will use to proceed for a Job and proceed for your licensing as well.
for Jobs you can just search online or use an agents they are everywhere.
APPLICATION PROCESSING TIME
DHA aim to process the application within 60 – 90 days, once we have received all required documents.although the whole process can take between 3-6 Months for getting ready documents to DHA eligibility letter.
IF YOU NEED ANY FOLOW UP EMAIL: Otikorgloria@gmail.com she will assist you with the whole process.
A CHAT FROM SOMEONE WHO IS IN DUBAI