AH 8518 - Head Guide

Professional Career Services Date Job Posted: 06-Jul-2018

Location: Sabi Sands

Employer Description

A 5* Game Lodge situated in the Lower Sabi Sands.

Job Description

The Head Guide will be required to manage the safari team in its entirety, and see to the implementation and management of all aspects regarding the safari operation, including guide guests, on foot and by vehicle, providing a holistic safari experience.
Key Focus Areas
• Ensure all guides and trackers comply with the required legal guiding/driving certificates, registrations and regulations as well as company and reserve requirements
• Monitor, manage and be responsible for Safari department, equipment and vehicles
• Personnel and office administration
• Assist with incident management
• Host guests during their stay at the lodges
• Conduct guided game drives with guests
• Facilitation of good interpersonal relations between safari staff, lodge staff and guests
• To facilitate and assist with guest queries and requests
• Monitor and enforce reserve, lease agreement and/or concession rules and regulations
• Evaluate, train and develop staff
• Provide leadership, guidance and counselling to team members
• Take corrective action when required, in accordance with the relevant policies and procedures, in consultation with the Camp Manager


Requirements - Qualifications and Skills • Full Trails Guide • FGASA Level 2 • ARH • PDP • Valid First Aid • NDT registered


Great Leadership and Communication skills. Reliable and efficient working methods.


Accommodation, Meals on duty, Uniform, Tips.

Job ID
Job Title
AH 8518 - Head Guide
Employer Type
Sabi Sands
Salary Type
Start Date
Meet all the necessary requirements listed in the job description
Are eligible to live and work in the country specified in the job description