Couples Position - Live In

TangleWood Nature Estate, located in the North West, is looking for a couple with strong hospitality experience to join a small team. While not preferred, we will consider two single candidates.


Our main business is camping, self-catering tented and other accommodation, day visitors, & boat launching onto Boskop Dam. We are also starting to develop our venue and new outdoor activities. We service the local market. (Not a 5 * Lodge with Big 5.)


Family owned with both owners mostly working out of country. Candidates must be mature and able to work unsupervised. 

Ideal candidates will have a love for the outdoors and enjoy living in a remote area. Position requires a good understanding of camp/lodge operations and staff management. Valid drivers license and own transport essential. 45 hour working week over weekends and holidays with time off in the week. 



  • Couple Salary R18k - R22k (DOE) + Onsite Accommodation.

  • Unfurnished flat is suitable for 2 persons. Pets by arrangement.   

  • Interested candidates can send a current CV with contactable references to


​Successful candidates meeting these requirements will be contacted within 10 days for an interview. Please consider your application unsuccessful if not contacted. Applications close 15 May 2022. 



  • Minimum 3 - 5 years experience

  • Effectively manage small cross cultural team. 

  • Organised, proactive, but can also take instruction. 

  • Remain calm under pressure.  

  • Excellent communication skills. Fluent in English.  

  • Oversee grounds, property maintenance, and security arrangements. Must be hands on with all-round maintenance skills. 

    • Strong plumbing skills

    • Grounds irrigation, knowledge of grass cutting equipment and equipment maintenance, 

    • Excellent pool maintenance skills

    • Working knowledge of gas geysers, boreholes, water pumps, and generators. 

    • Basic electrical maintenance

    • Small building projects and basic wood work. 




  • Matric + relevant hospitality qualification.

  • 3 - 5 years in a Camp/Lodge/Guest House. 

  • Oversee housekeeping and staff, training, and stock.

  • Oversee venue hire (quotes, preparation, on the day)

  • Relief for FOH (bookings, check ins, front office admin.) 

  • Computer literate (MS Office, MS Word, Excel)

  • Knowledge of NightsBridge, and SAGE Accounting an  advantage.

  • Must be able to plan, prioritise, work without supervision. 

  • Professional, well groomed, with strong communication and inter personnel skills. Attention to detail and high expectations of cleanliness. 

  • Comfortable using Social Media is a bonus.