CV reference number: 22819
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Shepherd Age 29 With own Working dogs. Currently living and working in Scottish Boarders 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNDA, NVQ Level 1,2,3, Btec, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

Level 2 National Certificate in Agriculture (City and Guilds) Level 3 National Diploma in Agriculture (BTEC)

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Baler, PA1, PA2, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Other harvesters, Fencing, Ploughing
Other equipment experience

I have operated most large arable farm equipment

Livestock experienceBeef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

I have work with all stock and enjoy working with sheep the most. Have worked with 250 North Country Mules and helped with 2 week lambing.  Looked after 600 ewe lambs in the South of England.  1000 Scotts mules and 1000 Blackface and 200 head of cattle in Scotland.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
NationalityWhite British
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
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Relevant health problems


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Marital status

Young Family with 2 kids.

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

I come from a farming back ground and understand the modern methods of farming in the UK. I have worked on large hill farm in the Scottish Borders. I also have my own working dogs. Work Experience Arable Operator Duties included operating self-propelled sprayer, fertilizing with fertilizer spinner and all other general farm work. I also help run a flock of 250 North Country Mules farmed on an intensive scale including early lambing over the Christmas period with a two week lambing period due to sponging. During the summer months I worked long hours anywhere from 80 - 110+ hours a week.    Wokred on an as Estate Head shepherd and Estate work. Duties were to look after 600 ewe lambs and lamb 150 Theaves to produce top quality breeding stock for the south of England. Also Estate Maintenance, fencing and forest clearing.  Shepherd on the borders of Scotland working with 1000 Scott’s mules and 1000 Blackface and 200 head of cattle. My Duties include vaccinating Ewes & lambs, keeping on top of feet problems, gathering sheep from the Hill. Drawing Lambs for market. and general stockman ship


I have my own working spaniel I take shooting and beating in my own time.

AvailabilityStart: 30/07/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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