Recruit Guides and Lodge Managers in South Africa!

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Why Choose Recruit a Guide

We are a dedicated recruitment platform for nature, culture & adventure guides, lodge managers, & management couples.
We use cutting-edge technology to streamline the recruitment process, saving all involved both time and money.
Video bios give operators a far better sense of “who” their applicants are, instead of just “what” they do.
Developed by specialists with more than 10 years’ experience in the tourism industry, we at Recruit a Guide understand the challenges faced by both guides and operators when looking for the perfect match. That is why we are pioneering a platform, using innovative technology, to streamline the recruitment process in the Tourism Industry
Recruit a Guide’s mobile app gives guides the option to create a video bio, allowing them to express their personalities and demonstrate their strengths, showing operators a true sense of who they are. Our online portal also allows operators to use industry-specific matching criteria to find suitable candidates. Watching a video bio allows employers to connect further with candidates, even before holding an interview.
Recruit a Guide’s personality-driven approach will shorten the recruitment process, saving all involved time, money and patience!

Calling all Guides

Be seen. Be known. Be hired!

If you’re a nature guide, culture guide, an adventure guide, lodge manager, or management couple and struggling to find a job, you’re in the right place! Recruit a Guide’s mobile app not only connects you to a large job market, but it also gives you the platform to highlight what sets you apart from other candidates.


  • It’s free!

  • All you need is access to a smartphone

  • Gain access to a wider pool of employers

  • Show employers your true personality

  • Stand out from the crowd, above-and-beyond your qualifications
  • Show off your language and guiding skills first-hand

  • Receive invites to jobs

  • No more cover letters!


  • Download the app

  • Create your profile & video bio

  • Apply for jobs

  • Chat with employers through the app

  • Get hired!

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Tour Operators, Lodges & Agencies

Post. Watch. Hire!

If you’re struggling to vet and hire skilled guides, we’ve got the solution! Recruit a Guide’s web application connects you to a large pool of guides that are ready and enthusiastic to work. Our innovative technology allows you to select relevant industry-specific criteria, connecting you instantly to perfect applicants, who’s personalities you can get to know through video bios.


  • Cost- and time-effective

  • Streamline your recruitment process

  • Find the right personality for the job

  • Verify language skills through audio clips

  • Recruit in a different region without incurring additional costs

  • Get value for your money


  • Post your job
  • Filter candidates by qualifications & requirements

  • Meet your applicants through video bios

  • Message applicants for additional info

  • Hire the most suitable candidate

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