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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES WITH
TASMANIAN WILDERNESS EXPERIENCES

Tasmanian Wilderness Experiences Guides

Bushwalking Tour Leaders and Assistants - New Norfolk Base

We are always on the lookout for suitably qualified persons as Tour Leaders and Assistants for each bushwalking season from November to April. If you think your qualifications and experience match our requirements as detailed in the Role Descriptions below, we invite you to contact us.

As Tour Leaders or Assistants, your responsibilities will include leading single and multi-day bushwalking tours, while providing a safe and enjoyable experience for our clients.

These are exciting positions, offering excellent staff benefits and support, with the opportunity to contribute to our overall performance and efficiency. Pay and conditions are negotiable.

To qualify, you must be reliable and experienced in:

with the following:

You can contact Graham McLean at Tasmanian Wilderness Experiences on 6261 4971 or 0414 238 458 to discuss these positions, or click here to complete an Application Form Bush walking guide application form and send to either:

Mail: 959 Glenfern Road, Glenfern, Tasmania 7140

Email: infoemail application form to Tasmanian Wilderness Experiencestwe.travel

Tour Leader Role Description

Overview

TWE strives for excellence in wilderness travel. As Tour Leader, you play an essential role in achieving this goal. You will lead single- and multi-day bushwalking tours in specified Tasmanian wilderness areas. You are responsible for the safety and well being of clients and tour assistants, and for ensuring to the best of your ability, that client experiences are enjoyable and positive. Client to guide ratios and group sizes will be in accordance with the Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service Walking Track Management Strategy.

Responsible to

Tasmanian Wilderness Experiences' Principal, Graham McLean

Qualifications

Experience

Demonstrable experience and success in:

Other Expectations

You must:

Key duties

Duties occur across three phases: pre-tour, tour and post-tour. You will receive Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for these phases. Here is a summary of key duties:

Pre-tour

Tour

Post-tour

Performance evaluation

You will evaluate your own leadership performance for each tour and receive feedback from clients and the Principal. You are expected to offer suggestions on how you and TWE can improve overall performance, efficiency and client satisfaction.

Download Role Description as a PDF Tour leader

Assistant Tour Leader Role Description

Role overview

As Assistant Leader, you play an essential support role in all TWE tours. You will assist and support the Tour Leader on single-day and multi-day bushwalking tours in specified Tasmanian wilderness areas. You will help ensure the safety and well being of clients and work colleagues, and you will help make client experiences enjoyable and positive.

Responsible to

Tour Leader

Qualifications

Experience

Demonstrable experience and success in:

Other Expectations

You must:

Key duties

Duties occur across three phases: pre-tour, tour and post-tour. You will receive Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for these phases. Here is a summary of key duties that the Tour Leader will assign to you::

Pre-tour

Tour

Post-tour

You may be required to assume tour leadership if the Tour Leader is unable to continue in that role. Wherever possible, TWE’s Principal will discuss and confirm the circumstances and associated responsibilities. If the Tour Leader becomes incapacitated on tour, the Tour Assistant must assume the Leader’s responsibilities and initiate the Emergency Response SOP immediately.

Performance evaluation

You will evaluate your own performance for each tour and receive feedback from clients and the Tour Leader or Principal. You are expected to offer suggestions on how you and TWE can improve overall performance, efficiency and client satisfaction.

Download Role Description as a PDF Assistant Tour leader

Phone: 1300 882 293 or Email: infoTasmanian Wilderness Experiencestwe.travel