Joseph Mutebi – JR
SENIOR GUIDE – UGANDA
Date of Birth – 28th August 1978
Joseph grew up in Mukono, he was born into a large family of eleven children and is the last born.
He studied in Mukono for high school and then went onto do a diploma course in Tourism & Conservation.
Joseph is married with two daughters. He is a member of the Mustard seeds babies’ home where he helps them by donating his time to spend with the children and assist escorting them on excursions. Joseph’s interests and hobbies include spending time with his large family, watching sports, fishing and birding. Even when off duty he can often be found with a bird book and binoculars at hand.
Joseph started his guiding career working with one of his brothers in the safari industry but decided to branch out and joined Wild Frontiers in 2009 as a safari guide specialising in birding making good use of his qualifications and experience in this specialist field. Joseph has furthered his training whilst with us to include a certificate in walking safaris (dangerous game on foot) by Bushveld South Africa which was conducted in Tanzania, two certificates for 4×4 driving (high range and self recovery) and a his Second Level certificate in professional guiding from Uganda safari Guides Association ( USAGA) in 2012.
Joseph’s language ability includes English, Swahili and a little Spanish which helps to make him a well rounded and popular choice of guide on our safaris.