Careers in Conservation

EPISODE THREE: Joel Hlatswayo

Field Guide

Sabi Sands – Lilydale

Careers in Conservation

EPISODE THREE: Joel Hlatswayo

Field Guide

Sabi Sands – Lilydale

Careers in Conservation: Video Series Presented by the Global Conservation Corps

CAREERS IN CONSERVATION

Joel Hlatswayo – Field Guide

Careers in Conservation Episode Three: Joel Hlatswayo

Background: Joel Hlatshwayo u kurisiwile eLilydale, doroba leri Nga vuxeni bya xifundzha-nkulu xa Mpumalanga, eAfrika Dzonga ekusuhi ni Sabi Sands leyi tsemakenyaka ntanga wa Kruger. Hi mpfhuka wo ringana makume-mbiri-ntlhanu wa tikhilomitara (25), ku suka edarateni ya ndzilikano ku fika laha a tshama kona, Joe a kota ku twa mpfumawulo wa ku bonga ka tinghala ni nhlikani loko a ri karhi a ya exitolo laha a toloverile ku ya xava kona munyu, ni na vusiku a ti twakala. Leswi swi endla leswaku a navela ku endzela ntanga wa swiharhi swa nhova.

Loko a ha ri exikolweni xa le henhla, u endzerile munghana wa manana wa yena loyi a tirha emakhixini eSabi Sands. Enkarhini lowu, u yile eka game drive laha a nga navela muleteri loyi a ri karhi a va dyondzisa timhaka ta mbangu ni swihari swa wona. Ku navela loku, ku byarile mbewu embilwini ya yena ya ku va a lava ku kandzelerisa diyondzo ta swa vuleteri wa le ntangeni.

Careers in Conservation: Video Series Presented by the Global Conservation Corps

CAREERS IN CONSERVATION

Joel Hlatswayo – Field Guide

Careers in Conservation Episode Three: Joel Hlatswayo

Background: Joel Hlatshwayo u kurisiwile eLilydale, doroba leri Nga vuxeni bya xifundzha-nkulu xa Mpumalanga, eAfrika Dzonga ekusuhi ni Sabi Sands leyi tsemakenyaka ntanga wa Kruger. Hi mpfhuka wo ringana makume-mbiri-ntlhanu wa tikhilomitara (25), ku suka edarateni ya ndzilikano ku fika laha a tshama kona, Joe a kota ku twa mpfumawulo wa ku bonga ka tinghala ni nhlikani loko a ri karhi a ya exitolo laha a toloverile ku ya xava kona munyu, ni na vusiku a ti twakala. Leswi swi endla leswaku a navela ku endzela ntanga wa swiharhi swa nhova.

Loko a ha ri exikolweni xa le henhla, u endzerile munghana wa manana wa yena loyi a tirha emakhixini eSabi Sands. Enkarhini lowu, u yile eka game drive laha a nga navela muleteri loyi a ri karhi a va dyondzisa timhaka ta mbangu ni swihari swa wona. Ku navela loku, ku byarile mbewu embilwini ya yena ya ku va a lava ku kandzelerisa diyondzo ta swa vuleteri wa le ntangeni.

Behind the Scenes: Joel on the Job

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Qualifications

  • Grade 12 or NQF level 4 equivalent
    • Level 4 English
  • FGASA Full Trail Guide, minimum Level 2.
  • Valid first aid certificate (added advantage).
  • A valid South African Code 10 Driver’s license and PDP.

Qualities and attributes

  • Team Player.
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision.
  • Conflict resolution skills.
  • Willingness to work in unfavourable conditions.
  • Excellent communication and people handling skills.

CAREER PATH

Joel Hlatswayo – Field Guide

Careers in Conservation Episode One: Shepard Munyane

Loko a heta metiriki, Joel a tiva leswaku u lava ku va muleteri wa le ntangeni. U tekile dyondzo ya swa vuendzi ni vupfhumba kutani a dyondzela ntirho eLondolozi Game Reserve laha a nga tirha tani hi muamukeri. Ntokoto lowu wu endlile leswaku a tshunelelana ni vanhu lava a va n’wi hlohlotela kutani a tshama minkarhi yo tala na vona.

Joel u yisile emahlweni tidyondzo ta yena a ntokota eka dyondzo ya FGASA LEVEL 2 leswi Nga n’wi tshuneta ekusuhi swinene ni ku lemuka norho wa yena. Hi nkarhi luwa, vurhangeri bya Londolozi Private Game Reserve se a byi tiva hi ta norho wa Joel. Va nwu komberile leswaku a khomela muleteri loyi a yile e ku wiseni hikwalaho ka vuyimani. Joel u kombetile ku tiyimisela ni ku rhandza ntirho lowu swinene kutani a ti endlela vito hi kwala ka ntirho wa yena wo hlawuleka. Loko a ri karhi a letela entangeni, ku fikela laha a nga nyikiwa xivandla xa ntirho eSabi Sands. Joel u hanya norho wa yena wa ku dyondzisa hi nkoka wa ku hlayisa mbangu ni swiharhi swa nhova.

CAREER PATH

Joel Hlatswayo – Field Guide

Careers in Conservation Episode One: Shepard Munyane

Loko a heta metiriki, Joel a tiva leswaku u lava ku va muleteri wa le ntangeni. U tekile dyondzo ya swa vuendzi ni vupfhumba kutani a dyondzela ntirho eLondolozi Game Reserve laha a nga tirha tani hi muamukeri. Ntokoto lowu wu endlile leswaku a tshunelelana ni vanhu lava a va n’wi hlohlotela kutani a tshama minkarhi yo tala na vona.

Joel u yisile emahlweni tidyondzo ta yena a ntokota eka dyondzo ya FGASA LEVEL 2 leswi Nga n’wi tshuneta ekusuhi swinene ni ku lemuka norho wa yena. Hi nkarhi luwa, vurhangeri bya Londolozi Private Game Reserve se a byi tiva hi ta norho wa Joel. Va nwu komberile leswaku a khomela muleteri loyi a yile e ku wiseni hikwalaho ka vuyimani. Joel u kombetile ku tiyimisela ni ku rhandza ntirho lowu swinene kutani a ti endlela vito hi kwala ka ntirho wa yena wo hlawuleka. Loko a ri karhi a letela entangeni, ku fikela laha a nga nyikiwa xivandla xa ntirho eSabi Sands. Joel u hanya norho wa yena wa ku dyondzisa hi nkoka wa ku hlayisa mbangu ni swiharhi swa nhova.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Qualifications

  • Grade 12 or NQF level 4 equivalent
    • Level 4 English
  • FGASA Full Trail Guide, minimum Level 2.
  • Valid first aid certificate (added advantage).
  • A valid South African Code 10 Driver’s license and PDP.

Qualities and attributes

  • Team Player.
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision.
  • Conflict resolution skills.
  • Willingness to work in unfavourable conditions.
  • Excellent communication and people handling skills.

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