CV reference number: 53309
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I am a hard-working, self-motivated, capable and responsible individual with proven experience in the agricultural industry and environmental management. I am looking to gain more practical farming experience and develop my knowledge. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

BSc Countryside Management and Agribusiness CS 30 & 31 Emergency First Aid at Work BASIS Conservation Management

Equipment experienceTractor
Other equipment experience

Mainly tractor and trailer work, some experience with topping. Experience with brush cutting and strimming, along with chainsawing.

Livestock experienceBeef, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Seasonal work experience on a mixed intensive farm. Including animal husbandry, some lambing, stock checks and mucking out, working within the 600 Texel-Mule flock and the 200 Limousin/Aberdeen Angus herd. Routine livestock work and checks with Dexter cows, hebridians, rylands and Leicester Longwools. Experience working with horses as a seasonal groom at two yards.

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

Project Development Officer, (Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust); June 2016 to date. A varied position working for an arable demonstration farm, which includes work for the farm manager, education and training department, research and assisting with the shoot. The role predominantly consists of running events (e.g.; Open Farm Sunday), training workshops, project promotion and farm admin. Along with assisting with a small flock of sheep. Farm Hand - 2014-2015. Seasonal work experience on a mixed intensive farm. Including animal husbandry, some lambing, stock checks and mucking out. Trainee Officer, Rutland Water; 2012 – 2013. A range of practical work, publicity and administration. I led groups daily with diverse backgrounds, age range and competence levels. I gained experience in habitat management, animal husbandry (Dexters, Hebrideans and Rylands), tool maintenance and school visits. I also have experience in brush cutting and strimming, carpentry, fencing and hedge laying. Other Experience and Employment • Stable Hand,  Farm Stables, Hallaton; 2007- 2017. • Groom, Equestrian Centre; 2009-2017. • Steward, Belton Horse Trials; 2017. • Volunteer, The Roaches, Staffordshire Wildlife Trust; April 2016. • Surveyor, Natural England, Newcastle/Northumberland; Jan 2015- May 2015. • Marshall, Burghley Horse Trials, Stamford XT; September 2012- 2015. • Assistant to Keeper, On an Estate; 2015. • Farm Hand, Farm, Grace Dieu, Whitwick; 2012.


Sports; Horse-riding, fly fishing, beating, Race for Life, Tough Mudder 2014. Newcastle University Societies; Agrics and Equestrian. Programmes Secretary and Rally Rep for Oakham Young Farmers Club.

AvailabilityStart: 02/02/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionEast Midlands
Where would you like to work?Leicestershire and Rutland
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