CV reference number: 58177
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29 yr old, living in Wrexham. Calf reared and milked on a 500 plus block spring calving dairy farm. Keen on beef and sheep and open to moving to Cornwall as well as staying put.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Will be completing training in sheep shearing soon.

Equipment experienceFencing
Other equipment experience

Experience in all general work involved in a grass fed dairy farm, including fencing and bedding down.

Livestock experienceDairy, Sheep, Calving
Other livestock experience

Was in charge of calf rearing during spring block calving, as well as milked on a herringbone parlour. Have also spent time volunteering on a sheep farm in the Scottish Borders during lambing.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
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First languageEnglish
Other languages
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5 ft 11 inches, 12 1/2 st

Relevant health problems


Other Information

Good time keeping, physically fit, non-smoker and non-drinker. Prefer to not work Saturdays but happy to work Sunday’s and work six day weeks if necessary.

Marital status

Married, with a 2 yr old son and a baby daughter

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

As well as working on dairy and sheep farms I have worked in a variety of jobs outside farming. Namely, I was a professional actor for 2 years after 4 years of drama school training. Lead roles included appearances on popular TV shows and in short films. I have been a prison chaplain in Belmarsh and Berwyn prisons, which has thrown up some dangerous and intense situations. We moved from London to Wrexham as I transferred to HMP Berwyn, however in the face of unsecured funding for my role I had an opportunity to leave this work to pursue a career in farming. Farming has been an interest of mine for quite some time, yet options to pursue this growing up in East London was limited. Despite my first farming job being very tough during a hard winter of calving a 500 herd, I still enjoyed it greatly and it’s only furthered my passion. I received a lot of praise in this job by the manager and farm owner.


Spend time with my young family, and go for walks together in the countryside and parks. I also enjoy playing sport, going to church and spend the day sea fishing when I have the spare time.

AvailabilityStart: 30/04/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Wales, Cornwall, Cheshire
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