Hospitality School Facilitator

The Wolwedans Desert Academy & Namibian Institute of Culinary Education (NICE) were created in 2007 in cooperation with the NTB and NTA, aiming to raise the skill level of the local tourism workforce and thus the quality of our national hospitality. 

We are looking to widen our training team in the field by appointing a Hospitality Facilitator: Level 3.  

The position is based at Wolwedans, (close to Sossusvlei). You will do practical facilitation of the NTA Level 3 curriculum.

Key Performance Areas

  • Planning and Delivery of Training 
  • Managing resources, equipment and facilities
  • Curriculum implementation
  • Assessment
  • Administration
  • Report writing

Experience/knowledge and skills

  • A three (3) year Trade Diploma 
  • At least four (4) years industry specific work experience and three (3) years as a Trainer
  • Certification as a Facilitator, Assessor and Moderator will be advantageous
  • PC literacy (MS Office)
  • Excellent English communication skills – written and spoken
  • Open-minded, with a pleasant, outgoing personality, that exudes positivity and has excellent people, leadership & motivational skills 
  • Valid driver license
  • Willingness to work long hours in a lodge-based environment
  • Sober minded, Namibian citizen (or Permanent Resident)

This challenging position demands living at the Wolwedans staff village, working six (6) continuous weeks before taking interval leave. 

The successful applicant will need to commit to “The Wolwedans Way”, our mission, vision and values statement, as well as The Wolwedans Compass of fairness, honesty, positivity and creativity.

Contactable references must be supplied, and a probation period is applicable.  Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.  CV’s will not be returned.

We offer a competitive package, a diverse job and a challenging, dynamic and meaningful working environment.

Interested applicants who meet the above criteria may email their CV, together with a covering letter, and a recent head & shoulders photograph to: foundation@wolwedans.org

You may also hand deliver your CV to our Head Office, No. 36 Bismarck Street, Windhoek.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. This position is available as of January 2018.