CV reference number: 45092
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24, female,  BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Welfare Graduate with experience in working with a variety of livestock animals either on farms or in zoos.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

BTEC Animal Management, FdSc Animal Behaviour and Welfare, BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Welfare

Equipment experienceFencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

I have had some experience in driving tractors mainly scraping up

Livestock experiencePoultry, Calving, Lambing, Sheep, Goat, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

2 Years stock-person (volunteer) with 90 beef cattle (Belted Galloway, Dexter, Highland, Angus, Shorthorns) 3 Years Shepherdess (volunteer) with 500 sheep (welsh black-face, Shetland, Mule, Badgers, suffolk, jacob) 1 Year Calf Rearing and dairy , 3 years lambing and calving, injections (intramuscular and subcutaneous), foot care/ trimming, dagging, de-horning, moving livestock, handling and restraint, using herding dogs, health checking and general husbandry. Also experience with working with horses and donkeys for over 5 years. Used and worked with sheepdogs and cattle dogs.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexFemale
Age24
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesnone
Pen picture

5 foot, 9 stone

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information
Marital status

Yes, partner who works for CLAAS Western

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

Currently emplyed on a large pig unit. But previously employed at a dairy farm in Surrey, where i assisted with milking in the morning, but mainly was in charge of rearing calves bought in from market. I am confident and and capable in a range of husbandry practices and handling such as de-horning, giving injections, hoof trimming and ear tagging. Over the 5 years i have been studying at college and university i have worked with both beef and dairy livestock as well as sheep, pigs, poultry and zoo livestock such as zebra, camels, reindeer, muntjack, red deer etc. Also experience as an assistant herds person for 400 cattle

Hobbies

I am the chairman and an active member of Dorking and District Senior Young Farmers, i enjoy helping with the livestock tents at local country shows as well as teaching husbandry to other members. I Currently Volunteer at a Wildlife Hospital and at Merrist Wood College, as well as assisting my brother in law with his animals when help is needed during lambing, calving, sheering etc.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 09/07/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?South
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