CV reference number: 57176
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Dedicated, committed and reliable stockperson looking for a permanent position.  Willing to relocate within the UK for the right job. Confident and comfortable working with all livestock, driving tractors, scraping out, telehandler, TMR and straw chopper.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

FdSc Agriculture - Distinction DBSc Animal Management - 2:1

Equipment experienceNot listed
Other equipment experience

Confident with driving tractors, scraping out, telehandler, TMR and straw chopper.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

I was previously the Head Shepherdess at Hartpury College in Gloucestershire. Prior to this I have spent the last 4 seasons as a freelance lambing shepherd for various farmers. At Hartpury I was required to work across all enterprises so in addition to my sheep experience I have also gained basic experience in milking, beef, calving and young stock rearing both in dairy and veal calves. Successfully reared hundreds of pet lambs, very observant individual resulting in very few losses of hungry or hypothermic lambs.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexFemale
Age27
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Relevant health problems

None.

Other Information

I was awarded the Top Rural Land Management Student Cup in 2015 and the Berkeley Hunt Agricultural Cup for the Top Final Year Agriculture Student in 2016.

Marital status

I currently live with my partner but we do not have any children.

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

Prior to beginning my degree I was from a non-farming background but had obtained basic livestock experience and knowledge through my teenage years. I took every opportunity to learn as much as I could from anybody willing to teach me and was asked by the Head Shepherd at university to assist him with lambing. Following this I was offered a placement on a local farm where I completed 500 hours work experience on a commercial and pedigree Charolais flock during lambing, weaning, finishing and taking to market. After completing that placement I was asked to work on a paid basis during lambing seasons before being offered the role as Head Shepherd at Hartpury College.

Hobbies

I enjoy walking the dogs and keeping active.

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AvailabilityStart: 01/08/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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