CV reference number: 45092
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24, female,  BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Welfare Graduate with experience in working with a variety of livestock animals either on farms or in zoos.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

BTEC Animal Management, FdSc Animal Behaviour and Welfare, BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Welfare

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

Experienced in driving tractors mainly scraping up, topping, moving bales, stacking trailers and hedge cutting, bobcat trained

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

2 Years stock-person (volunteer) 3 Years Shepherdess (volunteer) with 500 sheep 3 Years Calf Rearing lambing and calving, injections, foot care/ trimming, dagging, de-horning, moving livestock, handling and restraint, using herding dogs, health checking and general husbandry. Also experience with working with horses and donkeys for over 5 years. Used and worked with sheepdogs and cattle dogs.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexFemale
Age25
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesnone
Pen picture

5 foot, 9 stone

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information
Marital status
Where are you currently living?Surrey
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

Currently emplyed as a vet nurse. Worked on a large pig unit and dairy farm in Surrey, where i assisted with milking in the morning, but mainly was in charge of rearing calves. I am confident and and capable in a range of husbandry practices and handling such as de-horning, giving injection and ear tagging. Over the 5 years i have been studying at college and university i have worked with both beef and dairy livestock as well as sheep, pigs, poultry and zoo livestock such as zebra, camels, reindeer, muntjack, red deer etc. Also experience as an assistant herds person for 400 cattle for a period of 3 months

Hobbies

I am former chairman and an active member of Dorking and District Senior Young Farmers, i enjoy helping with the livestock tents at local country shows as well as teaching husbandry to other members. I Currently Volunteer at a Wildlife Hospital and at Merrist Wood College, as well as assisting my brother in law with his animals when help is needed during lambing, calving, sheering etc.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 30/04/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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