CV reference number: 65477
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Robbie, 17, from Ford, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, Experience with sheep and tractor work, little experience with cattle. Currently working for the family business.   It is going well however I have always wanted to be a farmer and after doing my first harvest this year have decided I would like to develop my career further in farming. Fast learner, ability to work as a team or on my own. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

GCSE’s - English Literature English language Maths Graphics Design Resistant Materials

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

Loaded bales and carted them, done topping, rolling, and grain carting etc.

Livestock experienceBeef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

Worked on a sheep farm for a few months before and during lambing done day to day care looking after the ewes, while I was there done a little bit of cattle work (day to day care, checking stock, bedding and feeding) have owned pigs for about 5 years now. Also done calving for a couple of weeks at the farm.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, provisional
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languagesN/a
Pen picture

6ft 4, about 18 stone.

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I’m currently on an apprenticeship with the family business,  is going well I enjoy it but looking to develop my career in farming as I have always wanted to since I was young and after the harvest relized I love all sides to farming.

Marital status


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

Done about 3 months on manly stock farm, while the snow and bad weather was here, also have done harvest this summer. Have done lambing ever year since I was 12. Have grown up on farms my hole life.


I’m in Berwick Young Farmers, so I’m with them atleast once a week, also keen on rugby however haven’t played this season.

AvailabilityStart: 15/03/2019, Finish: 22/12/2023
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?No preference
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