CV reference number: 20569
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English female looking for shepherd / livestock / tractor work in most of the UK

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2,3
Other qualifications

Diploma In Agriculture Level 3

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Tractor work of different sizes throughout all my previous farm jobs, last job was tractor driving Case MX255 for earthmoving company for 6 months. Fully competent on four and two wheeler bikes.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

Sheep experience includes lambing, shearing, wool handling and all associated tasks with looking after them, drenching, docking etc. Beef cattle, high country station in New Zealand had 500 cows, work included moving stock, checking calving, tagging, drenching and injecting. Some calf rearing and milking in New Zealand also. Outdoor pig, hens and goat work in England. Had 15 of my own hens in New Zealand. Deer work, drenching, tagging, injecting and velveting stags.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems


Other Information

Degree in Rural Studies from Newcastle University. Currently have a border collie dog, part trained.

Marital status


Where are you currently living?Newcastle Upon Tyne
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

My husband and I have just got back from New Zealand where I've been for last 4 years working as a shepherd on a high country station mainly, plus tractor disking with earthmoving company for last 6 months. Before New Zealand I worked in Pitlochry, Scotland as a shepherd for 6 months and spent the 4 years previous to that on various farms working with sheep, beef, goats, chickens horses and pigs. Plenty of quad bike and tractor experience along with horse work and two wheeler in New Zealand.

AvailabilityStart: 01/12/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Northumberland/Scotland
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