CV reference number: 48885
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Highly motivated male from N.Ireland who has been worked as a field trials assistant with PA1 and PA6 certificates, wanting to gain experience on an arable farm. I have experience rearing sheep alongside my father. I am very keen to learn and develop my machinery operating skills.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsMSc, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

BScHons Biology 2:1 M-Level PGCE Primary Level 4 Agronomy merit PA1 and PA6

Equipment experienceTractor, PA1
Other equipment experience

Assisting my father with his sheep flock, mainly lambing and feeding. I have been working as a field trials assistant with OAT which has given excellent experience of field trials and a range of arable crops. I have also gained spraying certificates PA1 and PA6.

Livestock experienceSheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Assisting my father with lambing and rearing of lambs. Main duties include feeding, shearing, dosing and taking sheep to the market.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
NationalityUnited Kingdom
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Relevant health problems


Other Information

I am a member of NIFFA (Northern Ireland Flower and Foliage Association) and attend regular meetings/workshops at Greenmount campus (CAFRE) alongside fellow growers. I have completed a Level 4 agronomy qualification to help me develop a sound understanding of agronomic practices. My aim is to gain practical agricultural experience to extend my knowledge and skill set.

Marital status


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

Assisting my father with grassland duties. I have been working as a field trials assistant in Salisbury with OAT which enabled me to gain PA1 and PA6 spraying certificates and an excellent knowledge of arable crops and the arable sector.


Vegetable growing. Keeping fit.

AvailabilityStart: 10/07/2019, Finish: 31/08/2019
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?East Anglia
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