Shipboard Employment

Available Position

Seasonal Youth Counselor


Cruise Programs


The Seasonal youth Counselor is responsible for the supervision and control of all youth and teen activities as it relates to the Passenger programs and Entertainment Department.


  • Must be able to speak publicly and conduct games, events and other activities for a variety of age groups, from small children to teens.
  • Must be able to provide quality service for a large Youth Program that can include 1000~3000 guests, including 600+ youth.
  • Ability to effectively communicate in a secondary language, verbally and written preferred.


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent.
  • Computer Skills: Microsoft Windows (i.e. Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Current CPR and First Aid Certification valid for at least one additional year.


  • 2 years experience in recreation/education of ages 2~17 required.
  • YMCA, Summer Camp, after school program experiences helpful.


Excellent English verbal and written communication.


  • As a member of the cruise staff, the Seasonal Youth/Teen Counselor is responsible to assist in discharging any of the scheduled social, entertainment or recreational activities, ensuring that each event takes place safely and promptly as scheduled.
  • Responsible for assisting with storage, inventory and ordering of all equipment, supplies, gifts and prizes, which are specifically utilized in the youth/teen program.
  • Will serve as an effective host/hostess when needed to support the overall cruise program activities and shipboard departments.

Special Requirements:

Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong personal computer skills and great math aptitude. Advanced Excel-Formulas and Macros. Knowledge of accounting principles. Knowledge of PeopleSoft Financials.

  • Passionate about hospitality and customer service driven
  • Must have a professional appearance and good hygiene
  • Respect for all co-workers and guests
  • Pride in your work by creating positive energy, excitement and fun
  • Able to work 7 days a week
  • Demonstrate positive behaviors; smiling, being polite and courteous
  • Able to develop a camaraderie with team members
  • Ability to live in close quarters, share limited space with other cabin-mates


Other position responsibilities are to be announced upon hire.

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