Carnival UK - Health Care Assistant
Fleet - Ship Based

Job reference: FSB-M(B-006375

Location: Fleet - Ship Based

Closing date: Not specified

Employment type: Fixed Term - Full Time

Department: Medical (Ship based)

Carnival UK is the operating company for P&O Cruises and Cunard, proud to provide unforgettable holiday happiness to all of our guests. As a Health Care Assistant, this is an exciting opportunity that allows you to develop your skills and experience in a remote working environment. As part of a passionate and professional team you will visit different places, explore new worlds and gain experiences that stay with you for a lifetime.

You’ll feel part of something, working alongside passionate people from all walks of life, in a tight-knit and a hugely professional Ship’s Company. This is a unique medical environment, combining the challenges of remote medicine with a varied caseload.

To join us as a Health Care Assistant, You will ideally have at least 2 years Health Care experience within a Trauma or A&E setting and competent at carrying out basic observations and covid swab testing on patients. The role will also suit a ward nurse or midwife looking for a new and exciting challenge. 

We are looking for people who are ambitious, passionate and dedicated to delivering a quality service, while ensuring that clear and professional boundaries are kept when forming appropriate and professional relationships with our Guests and Ship’s Company.

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. We provide support to help reach your potential with an extensive CPD programme and training opportunities, together with 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.

About Us

We are working hard to build a flexible and inclusive culture. As part of our culture difference is valued and out 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, gender, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, marriage and & civil partnership and pregnancy & maternity.

We pride ourselves on having worked with the NSPCC on the safeguarding aspects of our recruitment process to promote the safety and well-being of child passengers. Carnival UK is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees, volunteers and contractors to share this commitment. This post is subject to the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks.​​​​​​​

 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.