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Job for Lambing Assistant/Trainee on <->Welsh Hill Farm<->

Farm TypeBeef, Sheep

Welsh hill farm with 1,000 ewes are looking for help before and during lambing.  Experience is not essential but enthusiasm and willingness to work is!   Indoor lambing. The position will include helping us to get the ewes down from the mountain and into the sheds along with the associated worming, injecting, feeding, etc.  During lambing, the job will include all the usual tasks - feeding, bedding, lambing ewes, moving sheep, injecting and administering medicine, lamb care, etc.  Start early January until mid-April.  Start and finish dates flexible. The job can include some work calving Limousin beef cows and tractor driving depending on what the applicant's interests are - we are quite flexible and will happily train people new skills as long as they are willing to put effort in! Start early January until mid-April. Long days, no nights. Would suit trainee shepherd.

Job LengthHarvest / Seasonal
DatesStart: 01/01/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?
HoursLong days, no nights
Employment TypeLambing, Sheep, Beef
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeRoom in house
Accommodation PriceTBD
Other Accommodation Information

You will have your own room in house with TV and settee. Live in position - shared meals, bathroom, etc. with family.

Distance from shops and amenities5 miles
Smokers Accepted?No
Other Information

If you can drive a tractor or Quad that would help.

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