CV reference number: 64751
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27 year old Shepherd looking for a long term position I have experience in both hill and lowland shepherding and have a team of 4 dogs currently.  Willing to locate so location isn’t an issue.   

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

A levels

Equipment experienceTractor, HGV1, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Use of tractors and telehandlers for day to day farm use. Also use to do our own silage on family farm so experienced in all aspects of that

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

Worked on a family hill farm compromising of around 700 blackface sheep, 50 Galloway cows. Also worked on an estate with a strong herd of highlanders and 800 blackface ewes I have my own flock of 50 Cheviot ewes that I manage and show.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv1
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft tall

Relevant health problems


Other Information

Just won tup lamb class at Salen show on my first year of showing my own stock

Marital status

Fiancé to be married 31st of August

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

Worker on various farms at different locations. These have included sheep, beef and silaging.  20010-2011 Warehouse operator.  2011 Lamber for Swale Dale ewes. 2013-2014  Farm hand in Australia on large cattle station.  2014-2015 Farm Assistant in Spaldington working on a free range egg farm.  2016 Farm assistant in Scotland involving general farm and stock management. 2016-2018  Shepherd and farm assistant on Isel of Mull.  2018 to present Shepherd around Scotland.


Play rugby for Isle of Mull

AvailabilityStart: 01/10/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?Scotland
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