CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 79812

Shepherd looking for work in Cumbria / Scotland

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

NVQ Level 1, City and Guilds, NVQ Level 1,2,3

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock

Other qualifications


Driving Licence

Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Baler, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Other harvesters, Fencing

Livestock experience

Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving

Other equipment experience

Lantra Certificate in the welfare of animals during transport Level 2 cattle, sheep, pigs, goats and horses.

Emergency 1st aid at work

Forklift test, rough terrane telescopic

British Wool Marketing Board -National Shearing Certificate (Bronze)

ATV Test

Tractor licence

Full clean driving license

Other livestock experience

Vast knowledge of stock management

getting the best results in breeding stock

Personal information


Other Information




Marital status

Married 2 grown up children


United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?


First language


Do you have the right to work in the UK?


Other languages



shooting fishing training dogs Swaledale sheep society sheep dog society

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

5ft 4inches

Relevant health problems


Farming background

Manage 1000 hill sheep (black face and cheviots ).Work alone and with a team member when required for an estate

shepherd Fram

Day to day running of the farm.950 Black face ewes ,250 Black face Hoggs and 550 grey face ewes and 191 grey face hoggs sheep plus followers and care for pedigree heifers for the summer. Ordering feed and medicine stocks, completing movement forms. Organization of self-employed staff to assist as and when required. Run a team of 7 Border Collies gathering the hills. Complete all book work for the sheep ,QMS, Scott Beef and Dawn Meats. Grade all the prime lambs with good results .All the lambs go through Farm Stock, Scotland.

self employed

Working on a variety of farms including mixed lowland and hill. Shepherding over 1000 Swaledale and cross breed sheep. Milking dairy cows, rearing calves .Estate and Arable at the University of Cumbria ,Newton Rigg ,.Gathering the Lakeland fells and the North pennines. Gathering sheep for Natural England, contract shearing.


Start: 10/03/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region


Type of job


Where would you like to work?

Cumbria Scotland north Cumberland England

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