An enthusiastic and experienced stockperson with a passion for regenerative farming and grazing for wildlife, seeking local work
NVQ Level 1,2,3, BSc
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
•Full driving licence
•Emergency First Aid at Work/ Outdoor First Aid certificates
•12 Unit credits towards Level 3 Diploma in Work-based Environmental Conservation
•LANTRA Chainsaw maintenance, cross cutting and felling to 200mm
•LANTRA All terrain vehicle- Sit In (conventional steer)
•LANTRA Brushcutters/ Trimmers
Full Car Licence
Beef, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Poultry
I grew up on a small sheep farm in the Midlands, so have experience of all aspects of sheep husbandry including lambing and routine health care.
I currently work on a Farm, a city farm and nature education hub in Plymouth, and tend to a small conservation grazing herd of cows, as well as pigs and goats for woodland management.
Hiking, Wildlife spotting, Outdoor swimming
Apr 2019- Present
Farm, Plymouth, Natural Infrastructure Assistant
•Livestock management, animal health and welfare provision
•Creating and implementing grazing plans to promote biodiversity of grassland and woodland areas
•Creating long-term Biodiversity Net Gain action plans for local sites. Creating and implementing schedules for planting, management and monitoring
• I began as an apprentice here and studying Level 3 Animal care
I have a strong interest in heritage skills, and have taken weekend courses in Stone Walling, as well as work with heavy horses, which included logging and ploughing. I also volunteer with the livestock team at The Lost Gardens of Heligan, in order to broaden my skills and knowledge of farming and countryside management.
Start: 27/06/2021 Finish: Not Specified