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Student Lamber/Farm Hand job in <~>Shetland Isles<~>

Farm TypeSheep

Opportunity to travel North (Travel provided or reimbursed) to the Shetland Islands and take part in lambing 450 ewes in the hills of the mainland isle.  All housed inside a state of the art sheep shed and then released out into the surrounding arable/hill land once strong.  Ewes are Texel cross and Shetland/lleyn cross.  Bulk of ewes run to Suffolk ram and rest are run to Texel, lleyn and Shetland. Interested candidates would be expected to work mainly day shift but maybe required to work into the evening depending on how busy the day turns out to be.  Preferred Candidate to be a student looking for an adventure and an attitude to come and learn but experienced farm hands can also apply and will be considered.  Head Famer fully qualified from Aberdeen College with HND in agriculture with over 30 years experienced and willing to pass knowledge on.

Job LengthTemporary
DatesStart: 18/04/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeLambing, Sheep, Arable
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation PriceN/A
Other Accommodation Information

Full accommodation will be provided in a brand new farm house, room will be private and ensuite. All meals will be included with an open fridge policy. Clean driving license, criminal record and drug free are an absolute must.

Distance from shops and amenities5 miles from local shop
Smokers Accepted?No
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