CRUISE SHIP PHOTOGRAPHY

Cruise Ship Photography

Position

You can set sail on the job opportunity of a lifetime! Complete a 3-week Cruise Ship Photography course to become a Cruise Ship photographer.

Description

Are you looking for a life-changing and adventurous experience? Are you passionate about photography? Do you have a friendly, outgoing and dynamic personality? Do you have any sales or customer service experience? Do you have a positive outlook on life?
Our partners are working with some of the world’s leading cruise lines, as well as South African based recruitment companies to better your chances of a photographic career at sea! The Cruise Ship Photography course is designed according to their technical standards and the only South African training certificate accepted by the cruise ship photographic industry.

The starting monthly wage for a Cruise Ship Photographer is approximately US$1200-1400 (including commission) - this is a tax-free salary.

Eligibility

- Must be the age of 21-35 years old
- Must have a passion for Photography
- Fit and healthy – no chronic illness or medication
- Excellent communication skills
- Previous experience in a high-volume, fast-paced environment will be a bonus
- Clear Criminal Record
- Able to speak, read and write fluent English
- Willingness to live and work on-board international cruise ships
- Valid Passport
- Some tattoos accepted – if you have any, please discuss this with your consultant

Start/Finish Dates

Year-round vacancies

Visa Info

Our partners will take you through this entire process, you will only need to apply for your visa once you have received a job offer from the Cruise Line.

Cost

Admin fee R0
Service fee R0
Program fee R0
Other fees Please see the costs listed below
Visa fees $160
Travel Insurance R0
Airfare (approx) R0
Recommended Spending Money R0

Application

Easy application process - contact your nearest OVC office to receive the application forms.  Complete the relevant application documents and return them to your consultant, along with your updated cv and a recent full-length photo in business attire.  Your consultant will be able to assist with any questions you might have during your application process.

More Info

You will need to have sufficient funds to cover the following:
• Course fees (R17050 for 3-week training course)
• Final full medical examination ± R4500
• Visa ± R2000 ($160)
• Criminal clearance ± R150
• Seamans book ± R700