CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 85092

Shepherdess

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

Not listed

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming

Other qualifications

Shearing badge blue

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift

Livestock experience

Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry

Other equipment experience

I have driven a New Holland T7, basic driving and some turning hay. Also moving bales onto a flat bed trailer using the telehandler, putting feed bales into the cattle shed, stacking bales in the field.

Other livestock experience

Mixed Farm of 800 breeding ewes and 70 Sussex Cattle and around 500 acres of arable. I undertook mainly shepherding duties but also calving and a small amount of tractor driving. I participated in grazing rotation, strip grazing, vaccinating, worming, tagging, lambing, scanning, and shearing. Lambing- all presentations, multiple lambs, difficult lambings, dissections if required, calling out vet if required and a C-section is indicated, wet fostering, adopter fostering, injecting.

Lambs- Castrating, tail docking, raising orphan lambs, tagging, weighing, marking up, treatment of watery mouth, joint ill etc. Use of spectam, Betamox, penicillin-based antibiotics.

Sheep welfare- Hep-B vac, worming, tagging, drenching, pour on for fly strike, foot trimming, Shearing (Blue badge certificate), treatment of magnesium deficiency.

Other- Driving quad bike on difficult terrain also with trailer, Tractor driving (small amount), Driving land rover, Telehandler driving (no ticket at present), Fox trapping/shooting, pest shooting (crows, jackdaws, squirrels etc), Magpie trapping. I can tow up a combined weight of 3 tons on current driving license.

Personal information
Sex

Female

Other Information

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Age

28

Marital status

Single

Nationality

United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?

West Sussex

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

Dog training, Cani x Running, swimming

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

5 foot 4. weight 10stone. female, string, able to lift sacks of feed etc, can handle 70kg sheep for lambing, shearing etc without a problem.

Relevant health problems

-

Farming background

Farm December 2017- July 2019- Mixed Farm

Lambing 2020- Kirby Longsdale,

Lambing 2020

Preferences
Availability

Start: 26/10/2020 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

-

Type of job

Permanent

Where would you like to work?

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