CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 86958

Seeking employment as shepherd. having finished college in June 2019 I have since been working with hill sheep and suckler cows. Able to shear and improving each year having taken a shearing course in 2017. Currently only have a part trained dog although he is showing potential.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

Not listed

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock

Other qualifications

HND in agriculture

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience


Livestock experience

Beef, Sheep, Lambing

Other equipment experience

Experienced with basic tractor work such as loader work, grass topping and rolling.

Comfortable with quad bikes having used them for various jobs including gathering the hill.

Have taken chainsaw crosscutting training.

Other livestock experience

have worked on two separate hill farms giving a good level of experience working with all aspects of sheep and to a slightly lesser extent cattle.

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United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?


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Do you have the right to work in the UK?


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when not working I enjoy making my own crooks as well as playing shinty.

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

5'11 and physically fit.

Relevant health problems


Farming background

2017- worked with my dad between leaving school and staring college. Farm was stocked with 2500 BF cross swale ewes and about 45 highland cows put to the shorthorn bull.

2019- took a lambing job whilst in college lambing around 300 ewes indoors

June 2019 - Currently working full time on hill farm with 1000 BF ewes as well as AA cattle put to the Charolais. Job also involves work on two other farms which are farmed under contract.


Start: 23/01/2021 Finish: Not Specified

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Type of job


Where would you like to work?

would prefer to work in Scotland although would consider anywhere.

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