Singita is a conservation brand that has been preserving African wilderness for the past 25 years, offering guests an exceptional safari experience with 15 luxury, award winning lodges and camps across six regions in Africa.
In partnership with non profit funds and trusts who implement strategic conservation projects in each region, Singita is preserving and protecting pristine land and wildlife populations, and helping to create economic independence within local communities surrounding the reserves.
WHAT THE ROLE ENTAILS
The core function of the Guide Trainer/Guide operations role is to assist in Grumeti guide training and development. To aid in administrative operational responsibilities from Head Office. To assist with guided walks for guest experience Assist in managing the guiding team, in accordance to Singita standards of excellence.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
- High standards of service excellence and a passion for the industry
- Excellent communication and people handling skills;
- Highest quality of game experience for the guests
- Communicates and lives Singita’s 3 tier philosophy of Conservation, Community and Tourism and One Planet endorsement
- A passion to train/mentor others in the guiding team.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
- Receiving and hosting of guests in line with the Singita Standards of Excellence.
- Ensures that guest and staff safety is always a priority.
- Ensures the highest quality of game experience for the guests.
- Communicates the guests needs to the FOH.
- Enjoys working with people.
- Minimum of 5 years of work experience as a field guide in the industry.
- Extensive experience walking guests in Dangerous Game areas (Elephant, Buffalo, Lion, Hippo etc.) as a lead guide and has an exceptional safety standards;
- A valid drivers license.
- Good ability to use firearms.
- Good administrative skills.
- Excellent Communication and Administration skills.
- Is confident and organized.
- Has passion for nature and wildlife.
- Professional manner and neat in appearance.
- Ability to work on his/her own.
OUR CORE VALUES
Core to the success of the individual in this role is that their personal values are aligned with Singita’s.
To apply for this role, please email your CV to jobapplications@Grumeti.singita.com or complete the application on our website www.singita.com/about/careers