CV reference number: 32287
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British female, competent and capable potential trainee, eager to learn and quick to pick up job knowledge and training first time. Experience on an upland sheep farm and health and safety conscious with a reliable, friendly and dedicated personality. Currently looking for a job as recently graduated with a 1st class BSc in Agriculture from Aberystwyth University. Looking in particular for livestock work. 

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

BSc degree in Agriculture: (1st class) Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Agriculture: (Merit) A levels: Biology (C), Chemistry (C), Geography (C) GCSE's: English (AA), Maths (A*), Science (AA)

Equipment experienceTractor
Other equipment experience

ATV and RTV experience

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

Lambing Assistant- 3 lambing seasons at and Upland sheep and beef farm of 1200 ewes Welsh mountain and Suffolk flock (2015, 2016 and 2017)also included calving the beef herd. Dairy experience from dairy duties at college for 150 head Friesian, involved calving, calf rearing and feeding, disbudding calves, AI cows and heifers, scraping out, cleaning parlour and milking in three-sided Fulwood Tribone parlour. Worked in Pig unit at college, experience in farrowing, AI, feeding, injecting.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
Profile Picture
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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5ft 4

Relevant health problems
Other Information

I was nominated for Dr. Richard Phillips Agricultural Student of the year award 2018

Marital status


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

Farm Hand/ Lambing Assistant - Abergavenny, 15th March 2015- 10th May 2015, March 2016- May 2016, March 2017- May 2017.  Seasonal help for permanent workers, assist with delivering lambs, moving ewes and lambs, tail docking, vaccinating. Farm hand – Sparsholt college, 2014/15 This involved working unpaid as a farm worker on the college commercial dairy, beef unit, pig unit and sheep enterprise as part of the Diploma course. I worked in each enterprise for a week, which were spread throughout the year I studied at Sparsholt. This allowed me to gain experience of animal handling and feeding patterns of the different livestock that were kept on the site. Gained tractor and scraper driving experience, milking, etc. General assistant -  Farm Kennels and Stables, Botley summer 2008 Responsibilities included feeding all animals kept on the vicinity, clearing out stables, cleaning the kennels, digging up poisonous weeds such as ragwort from horse paddocks, exercising pets, dealing with customer enquiries, filing customer information.


Young Farmer, Agricultural Shows (Royal Welsh, Great Yorkshire and New Forest), Swimming, Hiking

AvailabilityStart: 17/09/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
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