Kendrick Recruitment are now seeking an experienced and passionate FGASA Level 2 Trails guide (min) for a well-known & respected Field Guide training provider, with bases on Big 5 reserves in Limpopo.
The role will suit pro-active, self-motivated and enthusiastic South African citizens who thrive in a diverse working environment and are fluent in English (written and spoken). A passion for further self-development is a must!
The role broadly involves practical and theoretical training of FGASA field guide students (local and international) and allows for massive advancement of the trainer’s own knowledge and skills required to be an outstanding trainer/guide.
Training learners in the form of class room based tutorials, and applying the knowledge practically in the field – including game drives and walks
Ensuring strict health and safety protocol in the field and at campus
Student outings & logistics
Maintaining high training and programme standards
Assisting with social media marketing in the form of writing blogs and supplying photos when on duty
Additional responsibilities dependent on experience and interest.
Minimum qualifications required:
Note: Additional skills and experience will reflect in the salary package offered. Previous experience in training is advantageous.
Full FGASA Level 2 (min), Level 3 preferred
Full FGASA Trails Guide (essential)
Driver’s license and valid PrDP
Valid First Aid
LEDET or NDT Registered
Extensive 4×4 Driving experience
Excellent communication and people skills, with the ability to interact with people from diverse back grounds.
Fluent in English, both spoken and written
Extensive experience in the guiding industry (minimum 5 years – 4* or 5* lodge based guiding)
Excellent presentation skills
Excellent organizational skills
Pro-active, self-motivated, and flexible
Ability to work independently
High competitive salary rates, live in
Should you feel you meet these requirements, kindly submit a CV, with references accompanied by a recent head and shoulder photograph…. Good luck!