‘Welcome to the Wild Dreams website. My name is Hayley Cooper and I am the owner of Wild Dreams, specializing in the recruitment of staff within the Hospitality and Tourism sector. Coming from a background of Hospitality myself over the last 19 years, in a range of different establishments enables me to understand the needs of the employer and the employee. Having spent these years in various positions and a range of diverse establishments within Hospitality, I’m equipped to understand both the needs of the employer and the employee.
My personal experience in the industry started as a waitress at 15 years old, working full time and studying hospitality part time. I worked my way up to be a 5 Star Lodge Manager and am still currently in the industry, this enables me to keep up to date with current ‘trends’ and still network within this amazing close-knit industry.
From the Owner Hayley Cooper...
I have experienced life in bush camps, restaurants, golf clubs, lodges, movie/concert and commercial catering. I am also a qualified field guide so have a good understanding of what is required in each department. I am very lucky to live in a beautiful part of South Africa’s Greater Kruger Park, with the big five on my doorstep. I’m also ideally situated not far from the vibrant bush town of Hoedspruit. If you are an employer looking for assistance with filling a position within your establishment, I provide a professional personal service and will make sure you have the best possible staffing options, as I understand how vitally important Excellent staff are. If you are a potential employee, I will endeavor to make your ‘wildest dreams’ come true and find you the perfect position within this ever-growing industry.