CV reference number: 49052
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Very skilled farm person. 30 years old. Farmed for 15 years. Also had my own dairy farm. 300 cows. Looking for work in gloucestershire area. I am a very reliable, conscientious and confident person with a true passion for dogs and dairy farming and also teaching people about farms and the countryside. I’m at my happiest when working with animals and people, whether that be milking, breeding or animal health and teaching or within the dairy industry and countryside. That’s where my passion lies. I have worked with a variety of animals throughout my life including sheep, pigs and chickens. I can work equally as well on my own, with other individuals or as part of a larger team. I’m enthusiastic about all aspects of dairy farming and the countryside. I am always keen to learn and develop.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

National Certificate in Animal Care level 1 and 2.

Equipment experienceTractor
Other equipment experience

Scraper tractor, quad bike.

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

CONTRACT FARMING | | JULY 2014 – DECEMBER 2016 · Running a team, contract farming agreement on a 300 cow organic herd, my responsibilities included; o Milking o Herd health o Tractor work; scrapping up o Youngstock care & management o Looking after staff · The unit is both organic and Red Tractor assured which meant that attention to detail, compliance to regulations and record keeping was very important. · As part of the team, I helped implement changes to the management of the herd; including move from TMR to in-parlour feeding and a spring weighted calving pattern. · Teaching members of the public and people from schools on open farm Sunday and visits from schools and university’s. HERD ASSISTANT | | JUNE 2013 – JUNE 2014 · Part of a team managing a 280 cow herd. Responsibilities included milking, herd health & treatment, scraping up and other general farm work. HERD ASSISTANT | | 2010 - 2012 · 280 cow herd. Responsibilities included milking, herd health & treatment, scraping up and other general farm work. HERD WORKER |  FARM, NZ | 2007 - 2008 · Working on a 400 cow farm in New Zealand, responsibilities included; milking, herd health and fencing. Have kept my own pigs, sheep and cows and worked on various farms including pigs sheep and chickens.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexFemale
Age30
NationalityWhite British
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5.7

Relevant health problems
Other Information

Biggest achievement to date was getting my own business dairy farming with my ex husband. Am very ambitious and love to learn new things

Marital status

Divorced. Have shared access with 5 year old son.

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

CONTRACT FARMING |  | JULY 2014 – DECEMBER 2016 · Running a team, contract farming agreement on a 300 cow organic herd, my responsibilities included; o Milking o Herd health o Tractor work; scrapping up o Youngstock care & management o Looking after staff · The unit is both organic and Red Tractor assured which meant that attention to detail, compliance to regulations and record keeping was very important. · As part of the team, I helped implement changes to the management of the herd; including move from TMR to in-parlour feeding and a spring weighted calving pattern. · Teaching members of the public and people from schools on open farm Sunday and visits from schools and university’s. HERD ASSISTANT | | JUNE 2013 – JUNE 2014 · Part of a team managing a 280 cow herd. Responsibilities included milking, herd health & treatment, scraping up and other general farm work. HERD ASSISTANT |  | 2010 - 2012 · 280 cow herd. Responsibilities included milking, herd health & treatment, scraping up and other general farm work. HERD WORKER |, NZ | 2007 - 2008 · Working on a 400 cow farm in New Zealand, responsibilities included; milking, herd health and fencing. Have worked on various farms through 15 years. Pig, sheep and chickens. Have kept my own pigs and sheep.

Hobbies

Spending time with my son when I can. I love doggy walks,shooting and rugby.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 12/09/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Gloucestershire
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