CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 82028

Assistant Herdsperson from South Devon seeking responsible long term position.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

Not listed

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming

Other qualifications

Best practice in use of antibiotics (South Moor Vets)
DYI AI ( Shepton Vets)
Hoof Trimming Course (Shepton Vets)
Key Skills IT level 2
Always willing to add more to the list given the opportunity.

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Not listed

Livestock experience

Dairy, Beef, Goat, Calving

Other equipment experience

Used a small tractor for scraping out cubicles and this year did a small amount of mowing and raking. Very limited experience but very keen to change this.

Other livestock experience

Relief milking and general farm worker for local dairy farms for number of years in herringbone parlours. From 90 cow herd up to 280 cows, block and all year round calving. Experience calving cows and herd health including record keeping, Calf rearing with some experience dehorning, castrating and tagging etc.

Personal information


Other Information

I am Very keen, hard working, great attention to detail. Have plenty of common sense. I enjoy cow work and would appreciate the opportunity to develop tractor and equipment skills. I take pride in the things I do and a job well done. My Partner and I are working towards having our own Dairy farm or a share farming opportunity. We currently have 4 milking Channel Island cattle and their calves If succesful I would need to bring them with me until spring sales, however I would be available to start straight away pending tb test and moving Non smoker.



Marital status

Partner who is a herdsperson on a farm in Somerset also a Kelpie working dog in training



Where are you currently living?


First language


Do you have the right to work in the UK?


Other languages



Showing our cattle, have taken the Jerseys & Guernseys to county and local shows. Walking Reading

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)


Relevant health problems


Farming background

Been around stock since starting work at 13 calf rearing and progressing to milking. I have been farming a small acreage the last few years with my partner keeping a small number of pedigree Jersey's/Guernsey's and some beef animals. We currently have 3 in milk heifers and an in milk 2nd calver plus their calves.


Start: 27/01/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

South West

Type of job


Where would you like to work?

Somerset Devon Dorset

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