CV reference number: 53105
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Looking for work in March. Hardworking with several years lambing/farm experience.

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

Work based diploma Level 3 in Agriculture- Livestock Production. I also have a degree not in an agricultural based subject.

Equipment experienceTelehandler/fork lift, PA1
Other equipment experience

PA6. Telehandler licence

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Goat, Pig, Beef
Other livestock experience

Travelling through Australia gaining more experience on different farms through the HelpX Scheme. January- May 2017.  Killara Cattle Farm Mustering Cattle on horses. Insecticide tagging, and scanning calves. Moving paddocks.  Rivington Farm. Mustering sheep on Quad Bikes. Sorting Culls, tagging, and ear marking.  Yaramba Trail Rides. Cooma Natural horsemanship. Introduction to join up-exercises. Leading on a long rein for children’s lessons. Grooming and saddling, Organic principles. Castrating Piglets, gardening.   Cheltenham (Stockman) April 2015-November 2016 Working full time on a farm; All stock work with rare breeds of sheep, pigs, chickens, goats and cattle. Also a commercial lleyn x Romney flock. Part of my Work Based Diploma. I had an assessor visit the farm on a monthly basis.  Corwen. North Wales Feb-May 2015/ February-May 2014 Lambing Assistant. I gained an introductory experience in drenching, vaccinating, and indoor and outdoor lambing also understanding body language and general health. General maintenance of farm buildings, and repairing stock fencing. Heather management. Quad Bike experience November 2009-April 2010 Travelling throughout Australia and New Zealand I gained experience at a number of farms through the Help-X scheme. Including: • Working at a fruit tree nursery. • Working with horses. Grooming, Saddling and mucking out. • Sheep farm- tagging and ear marking lambs. • Working on an organic pig and chicken farm. Feeding and preparing food for them, general farm work; pigs, chickens, ducks, sheep. House sitting for a number of families including care of Chickens, Donkeys, Sheep and Dogs. Helping friends with Hedgelaying

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
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NationalityUnited Kingdom
First languageEnglish
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Marital status

Single. But I like to bring my three ferrets with me!

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

I completed a Level 3 Work Based Diploma in Agriculture: Livestock farming in which I worked at a rare breeds farm gaining skills and experience with many different farm species. There was also a commercial lleyn x Romney flock. I prefer working with sheep, goats and pigs. I am a practical and mature individual and have a real interest in working with livestock.


I enjoy exercise and compete in a number of sprint triathlons and running events. I regularly take part in workshops learning new art and craft skills and techniques.

AvailabilityStart: 06/01/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobTemporary
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?SW if possible, but happy to move around if accommodation provided.
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