Youth Activity Counselors from South Africa


Youth Activity Counselors job requirements:

Minimum two years recent work experience working with children in a recreational, day care, or camp setting
Must be able to command the attention of large groups of children
Schooling in recreation ,education, or related field of study preferred
High energy, spirited self-motivated individual with ability to entertain children
Strong oral and written communication and organizational skills; detail oriented; customer-service oriented
Microphone experience preferred
Ability to be proactive and be able to spontaneously entertain high volumes of children in the absence of planned activities
Relates well to audiences of all ages and sizes.
Strong teamwork skills, detailed, flexible and committed to guest satisfaction
Bilingual or multilingual abilities a plus
Passion for engaging children in entertaining programs and events
Must be able to multi-task and demonstrate a sense of urgency when serving guests
Must be adaptable and flexible in an ever-changing environment
Experience working with special needs children a plus

Working Contracts:

All contracts are offered on a 6 months on board 2 months off rotation.

Salary paid in USD for days worked whilst onboard.

Average working hours is 10 to 12 hours a day, working 7 days a week whilst onboard.
To Apply:

Please send through the following documents for consideration:

Up to Date CV
Min of two written, related references
Completed Application Form
PhotoCopy of passport

If you have previously worked onboard a cruise ship you will also need to send through:

Appraisals from onboard
Copy of US Visa
Copy of Seaman’s book
Copy of STCW’95 Certs