Carnival UK - Fleet Nurse
Fleet - Ship Based

Job reference: FSB-M(B-006450

Location: Fleet - Ship Based

Closing date: 08/12/2021

Employment type: Perm - 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 Fleet Nurse, this is an exciting opportunity that allows you to further develop your skills and experiences 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. 

We believe that holidays are one of life’s great pleasures, and when someone feels unwell, we do everything we can to get them feeling fit, happy and reassured as quickly as possible. This job requires ultimate flexibility as each rotation may be on a different CUK vessel. As a supernumerary to the Medical Team, you will be a role model for those new to sea & newly promoted Senior Nurses, ensuring they have the support required to completed their CPD & training in accordance with G-HESS medical procedures. You will also be assisting in the revalidation and clinical appraisals for the existing nurses, along with other exciting aspects of working at sea.

This is a 12 month FTC position. If you would like to be considered as a Fleet Nurse, you must be a Level 1 RN with a current registration with the United Kingdom Nursing and Midwifery Council or appropriate Governmental regulatory body, 3 years post-qualified, with at least 2 years Maritime experience. If you have been a Senior Nurse on a cruise ship, this is also desirable.

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. We want your career with us to be successful and fun. Join us on our journey today.

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 now 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.