Experienced contract shepherdess looking for work. Regular to one off help at busy times.
BTEC, NVQ Level 1,2, City and Guilds
Level 2 in Animal Managment aswell as a pass qualification on a sheep production course. Also trailer license.
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Quad bike (electric fencing rappa system), sheep mobile handling systems, Gator/kubota, Little JCB experience driving around yard and Little tractor experience doing some topping and grain carting summer 2019. I also have my B + E license and have completed an ATV and telehandler course.
I have stock experience with sheep and cattle. I have worked on dairy and commercial sheep farms. I also own my own small flock of pedigree sheep. I have lived on a farm from a young age and have a large interest in sheep. I have been contract lambing for the past 6 years, I have been sole charge of lambing sheds managing students as well as running outdoor lambing flocks. Experience in small and large flocks.
I have two working border collies which I have trained myself and they are very useful all rounders.
I've always worked on farms with cattle but not really had to much to do with them, but when needed I did get involved.
Run my own flock of pedigree sheep and train my dogs.
I have lived on a farm from a young age and have worked on different types of sheep farms. I have spent the last 6 years lambing on several different farms contract shepherding.
I've managed lambing sheds and managed outdoor lambing flocks.
I have been in the role of assistant shepherdess previously and have a good knowledge of general sheep work and farming.
Start: 05/05/2021 Finish: Not Specified
Anywhere in UK.