CV reference number: 42908
CV Headline

British GFW/ Under-shepherd aged 26 looking for work in the South/ South East England.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

Triple distinction BTEC National Diploma in animal management, awarded in 2009. Shearing course completed 2015. Lambing Course completed 2016

Equipment experienceTractor
Other equipment experience

Very basic tractor work on New Holland and Izeki. Recently taught but don't get much time to practice.

Livestock experiencePoultry, Lambing, Sheep, Goat, Pig
Other livestock experience

Mixed livestock farming on a small semi working farm (40 acres) Farrowing 10 sows across the year. Breeds include OSB (sow and boar), large black, British lop, GOS, mangalitza curly coated and Tamworth.  Foot trimming, weaning and movement. 2 full lambing seasons, small flock of 50. Breeds include: zwartble, Charolais (ram), Jacobs (ram and ewe), Hampshire down, Southdown, badger faced, Wensleydale, lleyn, Romney and herdwick. Also routine work - foot trimming, worming, fly strike, movement to fields. I also shear sheep (course completed 2015) I dos the flock this year.  Goat work limited to routine treatments - worming, foot trimming and movement. Buck's run with the does for most of the year so I have some kidding experience.  Breeds include: Toggenburg, Pygmy and Anglo Nubian.  Also work with and shear Angora goats but they arnt bred from.  Limited cow experience.  Only 4 cows on site, Highland, Jersey and Holstein X.

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


Other Information
Marital status


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

2008 - present working on a semi working farm.  Work experience also completed at the farm whilst still at college, been there ever since.


I am a member on YFC, I enjoy gaming and socialising.

AvailabilityStart: 01/12/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?
Back to CV list Add To Basket

4XtraHands provides professional agricultural recruitment services for farmers and jobseekers including the location of skilled, permanent, temporary and seasonal rural staff for farmers as well as finding suitable work for jobseekers with one of our many registered farmers throughout the UK. Designed by a farmer for farmers our recruitment website is a simple, quick and affordable solution for all your agricultural recruitment needs.