Varied experience in caring for stock and more exotic animals, along with experience in market gardening. Passion for organic agriculture ecological practices.
BSc Zoology (Hons)
Full Car Licence
Beef, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Poultry
NPORS - Tractor (Agriculture)
Pigs - Large White, Berkshire, Kune Kune
Poultry - Variety of pure breeds & hybrids, Bantams, Geese, Ducks, Turkeys
Sheep - Shetland
Goats - Guernsey
Further experience with a number of exotic species as well - wild birds, and primates.
I have a lab from working stock, we're used to exploring the countryside on our time off. I attend Fitness Bootcamps in a local park when I can. I have stopped playing rugby but still a keen supporter and have hopes to get into coaching soon.
5,10. 95kg. Fit, energetic, former rugby player.
2013-Present - Home grown garden and allotment - Organic, No Dig. Significant levels of produce, far from "a couple of veg beds in the garden".
2017-2019 - Southampton City Farm. Day-to-day feeding and cleaning responsibilities, proactive medical treatments, fencing and grounds maintenance.
2007 - SANCCOB (South Africa) - Care for sick and injured wildlife, feeding & cleaning, enclosure maintenance, and assistance in medical procedures.
2005 & 2008 - Wildlife Centre (Cameroon) - Care for orphaned primates forced into captivity. Various primate species. Feeding, Cleaning, maintenance, enclosure expansions and enrichment activities. Assistance in medical procedures.
Start: 08/11/2021 Finish: Not Specified
Flexible and keen to relocate from Hampshire. Family based in the South West, but I am prioritising the right opportunity before location.