Carnival UK

P&O Cruises - Junior Entertainment Host

February 1, 2019
Carnival UK
Entertainment Jobs
Host / Hostess

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the role of Junior Entertainment Host on board our P&O ships. As a market leader in the cruise industry, one of our main attractions for our guests is our world-class entertainment, and if you join us you will discover that working at sea is more than just a job. It is a way of life, and in this high profile, customer-facing role, you will have a big part to play in ensuring unforgettable holiday happiness.

Do you love meeting new people and passionate about delivering a great service to your guests? Are you someone that is adaptable to ensure a programme of events runs smoothly, and able to remained composed when dealing with last minute changes? Do you have strong communication skills which allow you to work well as part of a team and entertain our guests at various events?

The key responsibilities of a Junior Entertainment Host will include:

  • Hosting a variety of events on board, including deck games, bingo’s, quizzes, game shows and karaoke.
  • Ensuring all guests are aware of the activities and entertainment available to them throughout their cruise.
  • Taking ownership of guests comments and ensuring any issues are followed up and dealt with effectively.
  • Supporting the entertainment department and other ship departments to ensure that the guests holiday runs smoothly and they have the best experience possible.
  • Taking part in safety drills and crowd control in muster stations

In order to be considered for the role of Junior Entertainment Host you must have:

  • Experience within a entertainment department in either in the UK or overseas resort, working with families and/or adults
  • Experience of hosting a variety of events and shows.
  • Experience of working as part of a team
  • Part of a team delivering high quality customer service

It takes great passion and real dedication to maintain our position at the top. That’s why people are at the heart of our journey delivering the highest standards to our valued customers. With support to help you reach your potential, attractive company benefits and incredible employee offers on discounted cruises we want your career with us to be successful and fun. Join us on our journey, apply now.

‘Better together’ is one of P&O Cruises’ core values. This means we are working hard to build a flexible and inclusive culture. As part of our culture, difference is valued and our people can be themselves. We welcome applications from everyone because inclusivity is at the heart of everything we do. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, marriage & civil partnership and pregnancy & maternity.

We are currently recruiting for our Talent Pools to fill anticipated roles in 2019 and beyond. Please note that throughout the Recruitment & On boarding process you may not be advised of a start date. If you are successful, sufficient notice will be provided when we have a ship and start date for you.

Language Requirements

Good knowledge of the English language is required.

Carnival UK

Carnival UK

A world of excitement, fun and possibilities

A market leader in the cruise industry, we operate ships all over the world. We’re most widely recognised by our famous brand names P&O Cruises and Cunard Line.

Working together, it’s our mission to be the most successful - the most spectacular - cruise company in Britain. To do this, we focus on providing the finest cruise experience for each and every customer. And of course, this isn’t possible without the skill and commitment of our people on board and ashore. That’s where you come in.

P&O Cruises

P&O Cruises is the largest cruise operator in the UK and, perhaps, the best-known in the world. Working on board the seven-ship fleet of Aurora, Oriana, Arcadia, Adonia, Oceana, Ventura and Azura, you’ll have the opportunity to experience luxury cruises to the Mediterranean, the Baltic, the Norwegian Fjords, the Caribbean, the Atlantic Islands, and round-the-world voyages.


Cunard Line offers the only regular transatlantic crossing service on board the world famous Queen Mary 2. The 1,968-passenger Queen Victoria, launched in November 2007, undertakes a number of different voyages, while the latest ship, the Queen Elizabeth, joined the fleet in Autumn 2010.

It takes great passion and real commitment to maintain our position at the top. That’s why we’re always looking for people, both shipboard and shoreside, who share our obsession and drive to provide the most memorable experiences imaginable.

This is your chance to join us on our journey.

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