Experienced Youth Staff

Experienced Youth Staff Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Experienced Youth Staff to join our team.


  • Acts as a role model for the youth with regard to leadership, friendliness, diplomacy, honesty, fair play, sportsmanship and open-mindedness;
  • Organizes and leads youth activities, ages 3-17 years, in designated activity centers, assigned areas and throughout the vessel;
  • Always provides an immediate positive first impression for every parent and child;
  • Communicates with parents in a tactful and courteous manner to generate a high level of comfort;
  • Participates in embarkation procedures, directs and escorts guests to their staterooms;
  • Intervenes when a conflict arises or when a child needs extra attention or assistance in order to enjoy the activities;
  • Serves meals and refreshments to children and regulates rest periods;
  • Directs children in eating, resting and toileting;
  • Assists the Youth Activities Manager in planning, prganizing and implementing entertaining and educational programs for all ages between 3 and 17;
  • Reports to the Youth Activities Manager on board;
  • Determines the activities to initated based on the ages and the needs of the children assigned to participate in the scheduled activity.


  • Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in education, recreation or related filed required;
  • Assist in the facilitation of crew events, as needed;
  • Comply and engage in all safety training whilst onboard;
  • Participate in required Emergency duties as specified in the ship Assembly Plan;
  • All staff MUST comply with all company policies and procedures, along with all maritime rules and regulations;
  • Execute additional job responsibilities;
  • Opportunity for advancement;
  • Experience working for youth groups, camps or YMCA type facilities preferred;
  • 3-5 years experience working with children ages 3-17 required.