CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 88427

Experienced Shepherdess with 22yrs experience, looking for a placement in the Scottish Borders or North Northumberland.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

NCA

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock

Other qualifications

-

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift

Livestock experience

Beef, Sheep, Lambing

Other equipment experience

Atv certificate.

Basic tractor and telehandler skills.

Other livestock experience

Experienced in pedigree, commercial and hill flocks.

Dosing

Dagging and crutching

Foot trimming

Vaccinating

Lambing, indoor and out.

Drawing lambs

Rotational grazing

Feeding

Can shear but no expert!

Personal information
Sex

Female

Other Information

I have 1 main and 1 in training working dogs 2 pet dogs Would be seeking accommodation or help to find a property

Age

39

Marital status

Single

Nationality

Scottish

Where are you currently living?

Scottish Borders

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

I have a disabled mother that I tend to go see every Sunday. Love historic places, take dogs out to explore. Take a city break every year.

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

5ft 2in Heavy build Non smoker

Relevant health problems

-

Farming background

Been Full time and Self employed shepherd for 22yrs.

Experienced in all aspects of sheep work.

2000-2006

Shepherd for 1500 mule an bf ewes and followers.

Breeding own replacements and selling for prime and store.

2006-2009

Self Employed shepherd doing 4 lambings per season, Day and Night.

Helping out on a hill farm with SCC ewes.

Rousing for a local shearing gang.

2009-2011

Shepherd for a mixed farm with 1000 gf & bf ewes.

With pedigree Blue heads and Suffolks for breeding own replacements.

Also cattle handling, feeding and bedding.

Basic tractor work at hay, silage time and leading bales.

2011-2015

Self Employed Shepherd, looking after a small holding with 200 SCC ewes and 70 Tup hoggs.

Hill lambing

Plus working at several farms helping with cutting, marking, dosing, Vaccinating.

Still rousing for a shearing gang

And Working at sainsburys!

2015 +

Self employed working at the local auction mart 4 days

4 lambings per season

Rousing for a different shearing gang.

Odd days sheep work

Recently took on a self employed shepherd job with 550 Lleyn ewes.

Preferences
Availability

Start: 03/01/2022 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

Scotland

Type of job

Permanent

Where would you like to work?

Scottish Borders or North Northumberland

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