Entertainment Host

Join the magic as an Entertainment Host with Disney Cruise Line! Emcee thrilling events, engage all ages, and bring joy to the high seas. Apply now!

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About this role

Job Title:
Entertainment Host

Disney Cruise Line (Ship Based)

Job Description:

We are currently recruiting for the position of Entertainment Host/Hostess for Disney Cruise Line.


Function as Emcee for onboard events and venues, requiring microphone use and stage presence. Responsible for set-up/clean-up, facilitation and participation in all activities for an audience of Adults and/or Families; Activities include, but are not limited to:

Theme nights, themed programs and special events

  • Day and evening deck parties
  • Themed dance or fitness events, parties and/or classes
  • Themed game shows, trivia and/or Bingo
  • Indoor and outdoor sports themed games and challenges
  • Ship (on-stage and backstage) and/or island tours
  • Introduction of Guest speakers and ship wide events
  • Card/board, pool and island games

Interact with Guests of all ages. Seek out Guest contact while displaying boundless amounts of energy, outgoing attitude, enthusiasm, and self-motivation. Learn, follow and perform scripted material and basic choreography.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Participation in the Audition/Interview process required
  • Minimum two years experience working within a position that demonstrates hosting experience, stage experience and public speaking skills
  • Minimum two years experience in a public relations, entertainment, guest services, resort/recreational, camp, or related field
  • Exceptional presentation, communication, and organizational skills
  • Relates well to audiences of all ages and demographics while offering a passion for engaging an audience in entertaining program and event
  • Strong microphone skills, team skills, detailed, flexible, and committed to Guest Satisfaction
  • Aptitude to learn dance routines and to dance in a ‘club’ style setting
  • Ability to lift and move heavy boxes (i.e. recreational equipment)
  • Experience with sound/DJ equipment a plus
  • Maintain Disney Character Integrity
  • Maintain performance quality and the ability to perform rehearsed roles

Additional Information:

This is a shipboard role

You must:

  • Be genuinely interested in a career at sea and willing to live and work onboard a Disney Cruise Line vessel
  • Be willing to follow and perform safety role, emergency responsibilities and associated responsibilities as specified in the ship Assembly Plan
  • Be willing to uphold the general safety management responsibilities as specified in the Safety Management System in areas and operations under their control
  • If applicable, be willing to share a confined cabin with other crew members and appreciative of working and living in a multicultural environment that has strict rules and regulations

Your Responsibilities:

  • Have a valid passport and C1/D Seaman’s visa (DCL will provide you with documents to obtain this)
  • Complete a pre-employment medical
  • Obtain a criminal background check
  • Bring approved work shoes

Disney Cruise Line is a drug-free workplace. All new hires are required to undergo drug/alcohol testing within the first week onboard and throughout their contracts. Failure to pass the drug/alcohol testing will result in immediate termination.

Please view our recruitment video here : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RoIaEpMl9PY

About Disney Cruise Line:

A leader in the cruise industry, Disney Cruise Line provides a setting where families can reconnect, adults can recharge and children can experience all the magic that Disney has to offer. Guests can sail out of ports around the world on exciting itineraries to the Caribbean, Bahamas, Alaska and Europe, among others. Aboard the fleet of four ships – the Disney Magic, Disney Wonder, Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy – and Disney’s private island paradise in the Bahamas – Castaway Cay, crew members provide guests with unparalleled service, enchanting storytelling and immersive family entertainment that only Disney can deliver.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

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