CV reference number: 29373
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25- Female looking for permanent full time livestock work

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2,3, Btec, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

I studied a level 2 animal management course at merrist wood college, where I gained knowledge and experience with a variety of small mammals, reptiles and birds. I also went on to study a level 3 in agriculture at Hadlow college in Kent. This course included studying all livestock management, from poultry to beef/dairy and sheep

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

welding experience, telehandler,

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

I have 12 months of experience working on a farm as a shepherdess running 800 ewes, Along with beef cattle on a commercial farm in Mid Wales. Where I learned how to use a variety of medicines, machinery and how to work a sheep dog in English and Welsh. Throughout lambing 2015, I helped to run the lambing shed with a colleague, my duties included feeding, tagging, castrating, EID recording of all ewes and lambs, lamb feed checks, adoption of lambs to ewes, tube feeding and bottle feeding. I also have experience in ewes that have prolapsed and know how to treat the problem. Beef work at this farm encluded Tb testing, bolusing, tail trimming and meditating as well as moving them around. I have done a little calving but never completely on my own.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexFemale
Age28
Nationalitywhite british
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture

im 5f'6 i weigh 54 kl

Relevant health problems

n/a

Other Information

n/a

Marital status

n/a

Where are you currently living?watford, Hertfordshire
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

My experience also includes some tractor work such as raking at silage time and topping. I also have experience with small trailers and a rough terrain telescopic lift truck liscience (telehandler). I can happily drive or walk around stock and spot most problems that maybe occurring and checking the health of the animals. I am physically fit and able to handle the duties associated with this job and to work long hours in all weather. I have excellent verbal and written skills with the ability to follow instructions. I am trustworthy and self motivated to work long hours in all weather.

Hobbies

Farming is my passion. I am also passionate about a charity called Farms For City Children. They welcome children from urban backgrounds and city children to there farms every week for 7 days. At there farms they teach the children about all aspects for farming and show them where there food comes from. I was one of the children 15 years ago and have been interested in everything farming every since. I like close up photography of wildlife and love to cycle.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/05/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?England, Hertfordshire. Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire
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