CV reference number: 75210
CV Headline

Returning to work with livestock in industry after 15 years of teaching in the field in Further Educ. Very keen to learn and update my skills.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsMSc
Other qualifications

MSc in Agricultural Business Management 1996 University of Reading, Scholarship from East of England Agricultural Society BSc (Hons), International Agricultural and Equine Business Management, Grade 2(i) 1992 – 1995 Royal Agricultural College City & Guilds Level 5 Certificate in Further Education Teaching Moulton College, 2007 TAQA Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Workplace (Animal Care) RNN Group 2019 City & Guilds Level 3 Key Skills in Communication Rotherham College, 2013 OCR Level 1 Certificate for IT Users (New CLAiT) Moulton College, 2008 ‘A’ Levels 1991 Art & Art History (A), Mathematics (C), Chemistry (D) GCSE’s 1989 Biology (A), Mathematics (B), Chemistry (C), Physics (C), English Language (C) & Literature (C), French (C), Computer Studies (C)

Equipment experienceTractor
Other equipment experience

Bronze & Blue Seal BWMB Sheep Shearing 2011 NPTC Certificate of Competence in Chain Saw and related operations CS30 & CS36 1998

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

Herdsperson milking 64 herd of Holstein Friesians in a 5/10 herringbone system. Cleaning dairy ensuring high hygiene standards. Observing bulling. Calving cows and heifers. Teaching calves to suckle bottles / bucket train and wean. Disbudding calf horns. Hygienic Maintenance of accommodation. Feeding & watering Cattle. Seasonal lambing. Foot trimming, dipping sheep, feeding & watering. Professional contract sheep shearing pet herds, show sheep including lincoln long wools, South Downs & wildlife trusts hebredians. Intra-muscular injection of medication, oral worming & topical medications. practically taught with livestock all aspects of livestock management with sheep, beef cattle, dairy cows, pigs, goats & poultry - chickens, ducks, turkeys, geese; including maintenance of accommodation, welfare, health, feed & watering etc.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, international
Personal information
First languageBritish
Other languagesFrench
Pen picture

5ft9, 80Kg

Relevant health problems

Polyarthalgia - well managed

Other Information

Awarded Master of Science in Agricultural Business Management at Reading University by East of England Agricultural Society. Whilst member of Raunds Young Farmers Club I was Social Secretary. After being a member I judged at their Annual show - sheep shearing & stock judging.

Marital status

Son 16 years old

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

Farm Manager responsible Management of land; Single Area Payment, Rural Payment Agency; livestock records & movement documents Heart of Africa Safaris is a horse-back safari company based on Nyika Plateau, (approx. 5 hour drive from the nearest town / civilisation). For periods of up to one month I was in charge of running operations – taking clients out and ensuring that the company ran efficiently and all clients’ needs were met Manage 2 acre yard (horses, sheep, goat) – built own stables, fencing, ditching, tracks, vegetable plot Spring summer professionally sheep shear & shepherd (lambing) Drive tractors - muck spreading, hay & grain carting Milk Cows - calving, husbandry


I enjoy bouldering, Trad & sports climbing, horse riding, mountain & endurance walking (walked all of Pennine Way) and sailing

AvailabilityStart: 03/10/2019, Finish: 31/12/2030
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionYorkshire
Where would you like to work?Nottinghamshire / Derbyshire / South Yorkshire
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