Ref No. Job Reference No. - 25662
Shepherd / Herdsperson job - Scottish Borders
Beef, Sheep, Poultry
UK
EH46
Scotland
Description

Glenrath Farms is a progressive sheep and beef farm situated in the Scottish Borders, farming 15,000 acres primarily in the Scottish Borders. The business employs 15 full time employees to look after 10,000 breeding ewes and 500 suckler cows, spread over eight farms.

Hours

Full time and weekend work on rota, additional hours will be required during busy periods such as calving and lambing. You will be required to have a can do will do attitude.

Role

Glenrath Farms are looking for a positive and enthusiastic stocks person to work within a team of three based on our farm near West Linton. The farm is home to 2500 ewes, 250 suckler cows and a few free-range hen houses. Previous experience and working dog would be beneficial but not essential.

Tasks to be carried out with in this role include feeding, checking and bedding livestock, lambing, calving, shearing (previous experience would be beneficial but not essential) carrying out our vet and med program (vaccinating, worming, administrating victims), foot bathing, weighing lambs and a small amount of tractor.

Accommodation provided. Situated 24 miles from Edinburgh airport.

Salary will depend on experience and if accommodation is required.

Please apply for more information about the role.

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 1/06/2022,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

Not Specified

Hours

around 50 hrs

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Accommodation
Accommodation

Yes

Accommodation Type

House/Flat

Accommodation Price

Not Specified

Other Accommodation Information

opportunities for partners or friends to live and work together.

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

2 miles

Smokers Accepted?

No

Driving Licence Required?

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