Horse Guide - Limpopo

J D SPECIALIZED RECRUITMENT Date Job Posted: 08-Jan-2019

Location: Limpopo

JD Specialized Recruitment are currently looking for a HORSE GUIDE for an upmarket Gme Lodge in Limpopo

Background Required

Riding experience: Minimum 5 years, preferably someone who has trained horses or has come from a competitive riding background with a decent knowledge of horses. Must have a drivers license and PDP

Guiding Experience: Preferably 5 years guiding experience but will consider 2 years and up. 

Guiding qualifications: Minimum requirements of FGASA level 1. Lead/Back up Trails guide qualification will push a candidate to the top of the pile

Responsibilities: Care of own horses (usually 6 out of 50), leading horse safaris in an area of a 4000ha private reserve which has 3 of the big 5, hosting lunches and dinners (not daily- roster based schedule)

Other skills needed: Must be a team player, the candidate will be part of a 40+ team in which the guides are a total of 10+. Must have excellent communication skills- working with international guests on a daily basis. Must be able to hold a conversation i.e. the ability to discuss a variety of topics with a range of nationalities from around the world. 

Salary: R45000 - R10 000 + tip DOE. Food and Housing provided, 6 days off a month, 22 days consecutive annual leave and bonus depending on performance. 

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Horse Guide - Limpopo
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