New Zealand teacher from a farming background, looking for 2022 Harvest work. I have worked as a tractor driver carting grain and cultivating for multiple seasons in Wellingborough. I have a full UK driving license and can start immediately.
Degree - Bachelor of Applied Science (General) Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
Postgraduate Diploma - Teaching and Learning (Primary) Waikato University, Hamilton, New Zealand.
Full Car Licence, International
Tractor, Combine, Baler, Ploughing, Drilling, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Brought up on New Zealand Sheep and Beef farm that also has extensive cash crops farmed upon it. Up until the age of 23, I worked on this farm driving John Deere tractors using implements such as powerharrows, discs, rollers, mowers, hayrakes,
Since then I have worked in Esperance in Western Australia on large pivot steer tractors using largescale direct drills and also driving combine harvesters to harvest grain. Whilst teaching in the UK, I spent summer holidays driving tractors during the harvest in Shropshire, Oundle, Downham Market, and Wellingborough.
I have been brought up on a sheep and beef farm 1200 ewes 200 head of cattle. Duties included working dogs, lambing, shearing, drenching sheep and cattle.
I have also done a lambing in Wales
Married but we have accommodation
I play tennis and cricket, cycle and swim and spend time with my family.
90kg - 181 cm
1987 - 1995 - Working on my parents' home sheep and beef property in Gisborne, New Zealand.
1996 - Playing horse polo in Taunton, Somerset. Hay baling in Oundle, Peterborough, Lincolnshire. Driving tractors on Potato Harvest in Berwick Upon Tweed, Northumberland.
1997 - Based in Esperance, Western Australia doing cultivation and harvest work.
1998 - Based in Shropshire irrigating potatoes and assisting with grain carting during wheat harvest.
1999 - Based in Oxfordshire assisting summer harvest.
2001- Assisting wheat harvest near Downham Market in summer holiday break. Cultivating and grain carting primarily
2002-2006 - Working near Wellingborough over summer holiday breaks. Cultivating and grain carting primarily.
Start: 05/07/2022 Finish: Not Specified
Near Loughborough if possible since it is where we live.