CV reference number: 54153
CV Headline

Experienced Shepherd/ Farm manager

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, NVQ Level 1,2,3
Other qualifications

I have my cert ag and also nvqs in agriculture and a c&g in stockmanship

Equipment experienceFencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, PA2, PA1, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

I've driven tractors and combines all of my working life mostly on steep hill ground

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

I have worked as a Shepherd and stockman for 20+ years I went to New Zealand after college for five years then returned to Wales as head Shepherd on a 3,000 acre hill Farm.   I left that job after seven years to return to New Zealand for another three years when I returned I worked as a contract Shepherd/shearer for two years then became the head Shepherd/farm manager on a large estate with responsibility for over 2,000 breeding ewes.  I stayed there until a year ago when the estate was broken up and have just finished a Harvest in the South East.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age41
NationalityWelsh
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
Pen picture

I'm 6' I weigh 15 stone and am fit and healthy

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information

I love hill work and have two good dogs and two that are on their way to becoming good I hope

Marital status

No

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

Born and raised on a hill Farm, Worked on hill farms for all of my life.  I have worked as a Shepherd and stockman for 20+ years I went to New Zealand after college for five years then returned to Wales as head Shepherd on a 3,000 acre hill Farm.   I left that job after seven years to return to New Zealand for another three years when I returned I worked as a contract Shepherd/shearer for two years then became the head Shepherd on a large estate with responsibility for over 2,000 breeding ewes.  I stayed there until a year ago when the estate was broken up and have just finished a Harvest in the South East.

Hobbies

Woodwork, Walking, I'm also currently volunteering with the mountain rescue

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 30/11/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?Hills
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