Health Care assistant required on Cruise Ships Worldwide

  • Job Reference: 00000200-1
  • Date Posted: 23 June 2022
  • Recruiter: GP World
  • Location: Global
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Health Care Assistant (HCA)
  • Job Type: Locum
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Adam Hodge
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 020 7456 1262

Job Description

Health Care assistant required on Cruise Ships Worldwide

We have a fantastic opportunity for HCAs until the end of 2023 to work on Cruise Ships. We require them to be onboard for 28-90 days (longer is preferable, but no less than 28 days) - you will be working up to 7 days a week but paid for 7 days when onboard, hours 0900 -1700  (8 hours a day).


Pay Rate - £22.50 per hour

The required experience will be as a HCA Band 2/3  with minimum 12 months experience within an Acute Setting – (Emergency department, intensive care, coronary care, cardiology, neonatal intensive care, and many general areas where the patient could become acutely unwell and require stabilization and transfer to another higher dependency unit for further treatment) Must have experience in Venepuncture, Cannulation, Covid Swab/PCR testing, experience and basic Obs(Observations).

There will be an interview process via a video interview which is about an hour complete.

PCR Test

Please note that you will require a negative PCR Test to join our vessels (both locum & permanent nurse):

- UK residents joining in a UK port - needs to be no earlier than 5 days / 120 hours prior to the joining date and time
- Non UK joiners joining in the UK - needs to be no earlier than 72 hours prior to the flight departure time

We are looking for candidates to start ASAP!


If you are interested and you match the above criteria, including experience please send over your updated CV, Start date and how long you can cover this work for and dates you are available for an interview.


Please do not hesitate to contact us should you require any more information!

We look forward to hearing from you 😊

GP world has a very lucrative referral scheme. Please do contact us should you know of anyone who would be perfect for this role.