Carnival UK Recruitment Process

Welcome to the Carnival UK (P&O and Cunard) Recruitment Process!

Below is a step by step guide on how to successfully join ship.

Click here for details of the role of Kings Recruit, relationship to clients as well as some legal rights for candidates. 

Stage 1 –  Telephone Interview with Kings Recruit

Prior to being enrolled on to Carnival UK’s recruitment process, Kings Recruit will go through the role details and check that the position is right for you.

Prior to the call, we suggest you read the job description well, do some research on Carnival UK and have any questions ready.

Carnival UK Youth Staff Job Description

Stage 2 – Telephone Interview OR Video Interview with Carnival UK

SEASONAL ONLY Youth Staff Telephone Interview

PERMANENT ONLY Youth Staff Video Interview

Stage 3 – Face to Face Interview with Carnival UK

Congratulations on making it to the final stage of the interview process!

You will have now been sent an invite from Carnival UK with your face to face interview confirmation.

Remember –

Kings are still here to support you through the interview process, so do call us if you have any queries or would like some advice!


You did amazing! Now…to get you sailing ship

You will now receive step-by step details from Carnival UK with a list of documents you need to obtain before working on-board. This list can seem daunting, but the on-boarding team will always be there to help you out.

Kings Recruit work closely with Carnival UK, and so if you would like to ask us anything then please do contact us.

We would also love to follow you on your adventure! Add us on social media and use the hashtag #placedbykings for your chance to be featured on our wall of fame!