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Cruise ships & barges (Childcare & Nannies)

Exciting child care role for experienced nannies, teachers, child care professionals, on board Carnival Cruise lines. Set sail from USA, to the Caribbean and around the globe, while providing a great experience for children on-board.



  • About the role: Youth Staff are responsible for providing safe; fun filled and age appropriate activities for all children onboard. The Camp Carnival Staff reports
  • directly to the Youth Director and Assistant Youth Director onboard
  • About you: You must have a diploma or degree, plus 2 years experience
  • Contract length: 6 – 8 Months
  • Locations: Caribbean Islands and worldwide.

Essential Requirements

Must have and present one of the following or a Diploma/Degree very similar to one listed below plus at least 2 year of experience:

  • Child Care Certification (translated into English)
  • Teaching Degree
  • Psychology Degree (must have experience working with children)
  • Recreation Diploma (must have experience working with children)
  • Creative Background (Artistic)
  • Special Needs Worker
  • Child & Youth Worker Diploma
  • Early Childhood Education Diploma
  • Educational Assistant Diploma


Essential Attributes

Must have at least 2 years of experience working in the following field:

  • At Camps as Camp Counselor’s (Summer Camps/Sport Camps/Special Needs Camps)
  • YMCA or other after school programs
  • Leading large groups of children (Sport Coaches/Camp Counselor)
  • Any Professional child care setting


Additional Requirements

  • Reference letters from the Employers are essential
  • Must be able to speak proficient English. (speak, read and write fluently)
  • Marlins Test for all non-English speaking countries (pass of 90%)
  • Be able to obtain a valid passport and United States C1/D Visas. (USC and Canadians don’t need a C1/D Visa)
  • Submit criminal background check and fingerprints.
  • Must be 21 years of age.
  • Submit CPR and First Aid Certificate.
  • Must have hospitality skills & be focused on guest services.
  • Must be willing to work with children from ages 2 to 11 years old and children with special needs as well as children under the age of 2 years.
  • Must be able and willing to change children’s diapers.
  • Must be outgoing and able to lead large groups of children.


  • Competitive salary 
  • Wake up in a new destination everyday and travel the world.
  • All food and accommodation costs included.
  • Take your first career steps in the travel and tourism industry
  • Form a worldwide network of lifelong friends