CV reference number: 32486
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Experienced shepherdess looking for work in South West area

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2, Btec, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

Level 2 in Animal Managment aswell as a pass qualification on a sheep production course.

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Quad bike (electric fencing rappa system), Pratley handling system, Gator/kubota, Little JCB experience driving around yard and Little tractor experience doing some topping

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Poultry
Other livestock experience

I have stock experience with sheep, cattle & poultry.  I have worked on a sheep dairy farm as well as a commercial sheep farm and also own my own small flock of sheep.  I have lived on a farm from a young age and have a large interest in sheep.  I have experience with most farm animals.  I have done lots of lambing and general sheep work.  I own a 3 year old border collie and young pup border collie. My dream job is too work on a commercial sheep farm.  I spent January to April 2017 lambing 3000 ewes and I am currently a freelance shepherdess working on a farm with 500 ewes + lambs, 30 Hereford cattle and 100 organic chickens as well as lambing polled Dorset's throughout the year.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
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First languageEnglish
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Where are you currently living?Shaftesbury, Dorset
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

I have lived on a farm from a young age and have worked on different types of sheep farms.  I spent January- April 2017 lambing 3000 ewes and I am now working on a small holding in Dorset as head shepherdess managing 500 ewes + lambs. I lambed on my own with a little bit of help this year. Currently self employed.

AvailabilityStart: 01/05/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?sheep farm
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