Careers - Rare Earth

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We believe in celebrating differences, nurturing individuality and cultivating gratitude. The thrill of discovery. Listening with curiosity and acting with integrity. Slowing down, being intentional and taking care of each other and the planet. The power of kindness, both outwards and inwards. Experiences that shape new ways of thinking and provide freedom from the norm. Having a light touch and a whole heart. Making our work matter.


Culture & Values

At the heart of our business is our Rare Earth family – the team of people who work tirelessly to make our guests feel welcome; people with passion, intention and humility; people who are curious about the world and are committed to caring for it; and people with the confidence and experience to always be their most authentic selves.

Together, our Rare Earth family provide the solid foundation for the achievement of our vision, which is to be one of Africa's most well-loved boutique hospitality brands, creating experiences that are unexpected, meaningful and considered for our guests.

  • The Outpost
  • Kruger National Park


Guides are responsible for conducting guided wilderness experiences at The Outpost and Pel’s Post that embody our values and are unique, personalised, professional and memorable. The guiding service should be delivered with uncompromising sensitivity towards the environment and utmost respect for the Makuleke Contractual Park and the wider Kruger National Park. As a Guide, you are the link between the lodge, our team and our guests, ensuring effective communication between all parties, especially in relation to guiding requirements.

  • The Old Rectory Hotel & Spa
  • Plettenberg Bay


The General Manager at The Old Rectory Hotel & Spa must have an in-depth understanding of hotel operations, finance and staff management. Apart from an obvious passion for hospitality and excellent people skills, they need to be inspiring and thoughtful leaders who are invested in the success and happiness of their team.

Explore our special offers curated to enhance your stay and provide exceptional value. From romantic getaways to adventure-packed escapes, our offers are designed to make your journey with us even more memorable.

Explore our exceptional properties, each with its own unique charm and character, offering a distinct experience for every guest.

Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty and unparalleled experiences that await you at our extraordinary South African destinations – Plettenberg Bay, Kruger National Park, and Welgevonden Game Reserve.