Our Herdsperson is leaving due to family illness so we require a Herdsperson for our family run business near Crediton, Devon. 250 autumn block calving herd & followers. 18:36 parlour, modern equipment, TMR fed. AI & hoof trimming an advantage but training for right candidate. We are part of a well respected buying group which you will be encouraged to participate in, attending farm walks & sharing ideas. We actively encourage career development & taking responsibility within the business. We have SenseHub collars, & use the Uniform record system. Wage according to experience. We milk as a team of 2, so team work & good communication skills are essential. Breakfast provided in farmhouse. We operate a 10 day per fortnight rota, but could accommodate 9 days per 14 if required. So if you want to work in a business where your welfare is as important as that of our animals, that do get in touch!
Start date is negotiable, but ideally form 1st Feb 2021
Finish: Not Specified
TBC - depending on ex
Help given to find accommodation
There are lots of rental opportunities in local villages which have excellent primary schools. Local secondary schools include: Crediton, Chulmleigh & Okehampton.
Full UK Driving Licence
Position is available from 1st Feb 2022, but is negotiable for right candidate.