Carnival UK

Entertainment Director

Recruiter:
Carnival UK
Category:
Entertainment Jobs
Positions:
Cruise Director
Updated:
June 20, 2022

Recognised throughout the world for our elegance, style and service excellence, we have the opportunity for you to work on our iconic Cunard ships. We are looking for an experienced Entertainment Director to join our proud and charismatic team, travelling the world and exploring new places, whilst following the career you love.

In this fantastic role at Cunard, you will have the opportunity to oversee and review the effective planning of the extensive entertainment programmes on board for past and future cruises.  Not only that, you will share your passion with your colleagues and develop and lead a group of up to 100 people, including the Production and Youth teams and supporting the wider performer and musical cast. You will support the Youth Manager to develop the family entertainment programme and ensure overall compliance with safeguarding policies.

Are you someone who is adaptable at delivering a variety of entertainment activities?   Are you composed under pressure and organised, responding quickly and calmly to changes?  Do you love to make a difference and deliver exceptional entertainment to all guests? Do you consider the Health, Safety and Wellbeing of all your team and guests? If this sounds like you and you are ready take your career to the next destination then apply now.

To join Cunard Line in this fantastic role you must have the following:

  • Experience of working within/managing the Entertainment on board a cruise ship
  • Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English
  • Strong experience of managing a variety of entertainment programmes i.e. concerts, and working within a live theatre environment.
  • Ability to lead and manage a large international team 
  • Knowledge of safeguarding procedures
  • Proven experience of working collaboratively to achieve demanding targets

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 and attractive company benefits. Join us on our journey, apply now.

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.

During the recruitment and on boarding process we may not be able to offer an exact start date, but as soon as we do we will let you know and make sure you have plenty of notice and support to get ready for your adventure with us. 

Please note that STCW is a requirement for this role. Further information will be provided should your application should be successful.

​​​​​​​It is a requirement of employment that all of our seafarers must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 from the 1st December 2021 (either 2 vaccines plus 14 days or 1 single dose vaccine plus 14 days).  As part of the application form, you will be asked if you are fully vaccinated. We are unable to progress any applications from individuals who are not fully vaccinated at this time and welcome future applications should your vaccination status change. 


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Carnival UK

Carnival UK

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Carnival UK is a market leader in the cruise industry, widely recognised by our famous brands P&O Cruises and Cunard. We operate ships all over the world and provide unforgettable holiday experiences to our guests. At Carnival UK, we are about to go through a huge amount of growth and with 2 new ships on the horizon, Carnival UK has big plans for the future!

P&O Cruises

One of the most recognizable and respected names in travel, market-leading P&O Cruises has been operating for more than 170 years. With seven ships in the fleet, from our family friendly flagship Britannia, to Iona, our newest cruise ship which is the largest ever built for the British market, P&O Cruises creates extraordinary travel experiences. We are expecting Iona's sister ship in 2022.

P&O Cruises offers the most stylish and contemporary destinations including the Caribbean, South America, Scandinavia, Mediterranean, Atlantic Islands and Round the World cruises.

Cunard

Cunard is an international luxury travel brand offering unparalleled experiences on board the most iconic Ocean Liners in the world; Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth. Cunard celebrates the freedom to travel and with an incomparable heritage of over 175 years and outstanding White Star Service, Cunard continues to set new standards in ocean travel. Queen Mary 2 provides the only regularly scheduled transatlantic service between New York and Southampton, England. In 2022 our 4th Queen will join our Cunard fleet.

At Carnival UK as part of Carnival Corporation, our highest responsibility and top priorities are to operate safely, to protect the environment, and to be in compliance everywhere we operate in the world. On this foundation, we aspire to deliver unmatched joyful vacations for our Guests, always exceeding their expectations. We are committed to a positive and just corporate culture, based on inclusion and the power of diversity. We operate with integrity, trust and respect for each other - seeking collaboration, candour, openness and transparency at all times. And we intend to be an exemplary corporate citizen leaving the people and the places we touch even better.


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