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About Singita

An award-winning safari company with 12 lodges and camps across five regions of Africa, Singita works actively to protect and maintain land and its wildlife in its original state, to minimize the impacts of human intrusion.  It assists the people who live on the outskirts of its reserves in South Africa, Tanzania and Zimbabwe, to understand the intrinsic value of these pristine areas and experience the benefits of preserving the land.  Singita’s vision is to share a unique part of the world while respecting the natural environment via successful conservation practices across a million acres of land on the African continent.

Primary Purpose

The core function of a Field Guide at Singita is to be able to give an all round holistic Guiding experience to our Guests combining Community and Conservation and rounding it off with a world class hospitality experience.

Skills & Experience

  • Minimum FGASA Level 2
  • Full Trails Guide
  • Tracker Level 2
  • Valid ARH
  • Valid PDP Licence
  • Registered with DEAT
  • Valid First Aid Certificate
  • 2 or more years experience in a Dangerous Game environment and 5* Lodges
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)

Expectations

  • Deliver a World class Game viewing experience
  • Delighting Guests out in the field and hosting them
  • Be a Team Player
  • Actively contribute to Singita’s sustainability programmes
  • Contributing to Singita’s Wildlife Journal

Values

Core to the success of the individual in this role is that their personal values are aligned with Singita’s.

Attributes

  • A relationship builder by nature
  • A mature approach to life in general
  • Passionate about Wildlife and Conservation
  • Highly self-motivated and self-directed
  • Comfortable assuming ownership for their role in the business
  • Naturally intuitive
  • Passionate about sustainability and “giving back”
  • Works comfortably under pressure
  • Is comfortable with change
  • Ability to seamlessly interact with guests

Work style and approach:

  • Curious and passionate about our industry,
  • A collaborative working style
  • Has a flexible approach
  • Has a sophisticated approach to communicating via the various channels
  • A quick learner

 

To apply for this role, please email your CV to jobs@singita.com or fill in the application on our website!