Staff Medical Officer - Department Paediatrics

Feb 05, 2019
Feb 18, 2019
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
Staff Medical Officer

Department Paediatrics

Entity: Aga Khan Hospital, Kharadar

Location: Karachi, Pakistan



The Aga Khan University Hospital invites applications for the position of Staff Medical Officer in Paediatrics Department.



  1. Ability to understand issues from the patient's perspective.
  2. Ability to maintain continuous open and consistent communication with faculty, staff, patients and their families.
  3. Ability to make decisions by weighing several factors and to develop solutions that addresses the root cause of the problem and prevent recurrence
  4. Ability to act quickly to address a crisis situation drawing on appropriate resources
  5. Ability to counsel patients and their families and to adapt content, style, tone and medium of communication to suit the target audience's language, cultural background and level of understanding.
  6. Good written communication skills, especially with regard to patient care documentation



You should have:

  1. MBBS degree; In order of priority FCPS, MCPS; Additional Diploma or MCPS in relevant field preferred
  2. At least 12 years post-MBBS related experience with one year house job; 2 years after FCPS, or 3 years after MCPS; or at least 5 years' experience in case of additional diploma or MCPS
  3. Valid license from Pakistan Medical & Dental College
  4. Good communication and interpersonal skills

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Applications should be submitted latest by February 17, 2019