Ref No. Job Reference No. - 24068
General Farm Worker job - Cumbria
Beef, Sheep, Pig, Poultry
UK
CA8
North West
Description

Our Estate is a 1458 acre organic livestock farm situated a few miles north of Hadrian's Wall in north Cumbria. The cattle and sheep are also Pasture for Life certified. We are also involved with Regenerative farming methods and have a comprehensive Stewardship agreement with English Nature, For stock we have around 250 Belted Galloways cows and followers; 600 Blackface and Cheviott ewes; Tamworth and GOS pigs; Poultry - layers and table birds. A lot of what we rear goes through our on farm butchery for direct sales or through farmers' markets.

The job includes :

livestock work - handling, vaccinating, sorting, feeding, shearing, working a sheepdog

farm machinery - ATV, tractor work including silaging

maintenance - fencing chainsaw work

Enthusiasm and attention to detail are important

Good English required along with references

Further training available for the right candidate

ideal skills, shearing; sheepdog handling; trailer licence; silaging

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 20/09/2021,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

£1700

Hours

40 Basic and alternate weekends

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Accommodation
Accommodation

Yes

Accommodation Type

Family House

Accommodation Price

£15 weekly plus a deposit

Other Accommodation Information

Small 3 bedroomed cottage with garden. Council tax c£1000 per annum. Meat and wood from the farm.

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

6-7 miles

Smokers Accepted?

No

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

Other Information

Job can start as soon as possible.

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