Head Guide - Busy 5* Game Lodge - Sabi Sands (Fantastic salary!)

Kendrick Recruitment Date Job Posted: 14-Feb-2019

Location: Sabi Sands

Kendrick Recruitment is now searching for a FGASA qualified & relevantly experienced Head Guide for a very well-known, 5* Game Lodge operation in the world famous Sabi Sands Game Reserve, Mpumalanga. 

The Head Guide will be required to manage the safari team in its entirety, and see the implementation and management of all aspects regarding the safari operations, including guide guests, on foot and by vehicle, providing a holistic safari experience.

Qualifications and experience required:

  • Minimum of 5 years work experience as a field guide in a 5* lodge environment
  • Previous Senior/Head Guide experience is required 
  • FULL FGASA Level 2 qualification (or higher)
  • FGASA Lead Trails Guide.
  • Valid First Aid Certificate
  • Registered with DEAT/NDT
  • SASSETA Rifle Competency 
  • A valid South African Code 8 Driver’s license and PrDP

Desired Attributes:

  • Excellent communication and people handling skills
  • Flexible and innovative, well organised
  • Confident and humble
  • Willingly works in co-operation with others on the team in the interests of the business and the Guests
  • Displays an acute attention to detail and time
  • A developmental approach to his/her staff and colleagues
  • Professional and neat in personal appearance and image

Salary: Highly competitive, well-above Market average (R20,000 - R22,000), Live in. To start ASAP.

Should you feel you are the perfect all-rounder our client is searching for, please apply with your updated CV (full), references and a recent head & shoulders photo ASAP!

Please note: Due to high volumes of applications received, should you not receive correspondence from us within seven (7) working days of submitting your application, please consider your application for this position as unsuccessful. You are welcome to apply for any other positions that we may advertise in the future.


Job ID
Job Title
Head Guide - Busy 5* Game Lodge - Sabi Sands (Fantastic salary!)
Employer Type
Sabi Sands
Salary Type
R20,000 - R22,000, Live in
Start Date