FGASA Field Guide Trainer (Level 2) - Greater Kruger

Kendrick Recruitment Date Job Posted: 05-May-2018

Location: Greater Hoedspruit area

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.

Key Responsibilities:

  • 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
  • General Administration
  • 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)
  • Valid ARH
  • SASSETA Proficiency
  • Driver’s license and valid PrDP
  • Valid First Aid
  • LEDET or NDT Registered
  • Extensive 4x4 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
  • Computer literate

Salary package:

High competitive salary rate, 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! 

Job ID
Job Title
FGASA Field Guide Trainer (Level 2) - Greater Kruger
Employer Type
Greater Hoedspruit area
Salary Type
Highly Competitive! Live in
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