APPLY TO BE A TRAVELIFE AUDITOR

STEP 1:  UNDERSTAND THE REQUIREMENTS AND DUTIES

Before getting started with your application, it is really important that you read the information below that explains our minimum requirements, an overview of auditor duties as well as some important things you will need to agree to such as our Anti-Corruption and Bribery Policy.

ALL OF OUR AUDITORS MUST: -

Be fluent in English plus at least one other language, with excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Have a qualification in environmental, sustainability or tourism studies OR at least 2 years’ work experience in an environmental, sustainability or hospitality field.

Have an environmental auditing qualification OR an equivalent qualification (e.g. health & safety auditing) OR at least 2-years experience as an environmental auditor.

Have experience or knowledge of one or more international standards

WE ALSO PREFER OUR AUDITORS TO: -

Have tourism industry experience, especially in the hospitality sector.

SELF-ASSESSMENT

If you have not already done so, please take this short quiz to find out if you have the right qualifications, skills and experience to proceed with your application.  The results are not shared with Travelife.  If you make a mistake simply refresh this page and start again.

1. Are you fluent in both written and verbal English?

 
 

2. Do you have any of the following?

An undergraduate degree in environmental sustainability?

Or

An undergraduate degree in tourism studies?

Or

At least five years experience in an environmental or sustainability field?

 
 

3. Do you have any of the following?

An environmental auditing qualification

Or

An equivalent qualification (e.g. health & safety auditing)

Or

At least 2-years experience as an environmental auditor

 
 

4. Are you fluent in at least one other language (in addition to English)?

 
 

5. Do you have experience of working with (or a working knowledge of) at least one international standard?

 
 

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TRAVELIFE AUDITOR DUTIES

Provide independent, objective assessments that evaluate whether Travelife accommodation providers comply with the Travelife Standard.

Provide Travelife with detailed assessment reports following each audit.

During audits, identify and communicate weaknesses and areas for improvement including best practice that goes beyond minimum requirements.

Take responsibility for arranging audit dates and times with accommodation providers that have been assigned to you for audit.

Provide outstanding levels of professionalism and customer service whilst remaining independent and objective.

Undergo the initial Travelife Auditing Training programme at a non-refundable cost of €250 plus travel & accommodation expenses, and keep knowledge and skills current by completing online regular online training, attending online meetings, reading Travelife updates and agreeing to regular on-site observations and spot checks of your audits.

THE AUDITOR CODE OF CONDUCT

If your application is successful, you will be required to agree to abide by our Auditor Code of Conduct.  Click here to read it.

ANTI-BRIBERY AND CORRUPTION

All of our auditors must agree to abide by our Anti-Bribery and Corruption Policy that we strictly enforce.  Click here to read it.

STEP 2:  BASIC COMPETENCY ASSESSMENT

All applicants must complete this short online assessment.  It is comprised of a series of short questions that will help us to assess your basic knowledge of sustainability, as well as your English proficiency.  Your results results will automatically be emailed to us and we will review them alongside your application.

Privacy

  • -Your personal details and your answers will be emailed to Travelife.  They will not be stored on this website
  • -If you application is not successful, we will delete your answers and your personal information from our files
  • -If your application is successful and you become an Approved Auditor for Travelife, we will keep your answers and personal information so that we are always able verify that you met our competency requirements
  • -Please click here to read our full privacy notice

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STEP 3:  ONLINE APPLICATION FORM

All applicants must complete our electronic application form and upload a CV/resume that gives full details of your work and education history, along with proof of your formal qualifications.  You will also need to provide us with details of a reference we can contact to verify some of the information you have given.

IMPORTANT: Before you begin please ensure that you have an electronic copy of your CV along with scans or images of your qualifications available. You will need to upload these before you can submit your application.

Privacy

  • -Your personal details and CV will be emailed to Travelife.  They will not be stored on this website
  • -If your application is not successful, we will delete your information and your uploaded CV from our files
  • -If your application is successful and you become an Approved Auditor for Travelife, we will keep your answers and personal information so that we are always able verify that you met our education, training, skills and experience requirements
  • -Please click here to read our full privacy notice

 

YOUR DETAILS AND CAREER HISTORY

You can list more than one if you have two or more citizenships
Click or drag a file to this area to upload.

LANGUAGES

REFERENCE

Please provide us with the name of a person or company you have worked with in a relevant field that we can contact to verify your prior experience and/or education.
Leave blank if you don't know the name of a specific person at this organisation.

GENERAL

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E.g. GSTC, WWF, BSI, ISEAL

STEP 4:  WAIT TO HEAR FROM US

We will be in touch to let you know whether or not your application has been successful.  Please be patient with us as this can take up to 21-days during busy periods.

If successful, you will be sent information about how to enroll in the Travelife Auditor Training Programme.  This will include a course enrollment link where you will set up a training profile and pay the non-refundable €250 training fee.  We only accept course enrollments from successful applicants.

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ABOUT OUR AUDITOR RECRUITMENT AND TRAINING PROCESS.