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Lambing Shepherd Job in <=>Devon<=>

Farm TypeSheep

Experienced shepherd/ sheep person needed to manage lambing period of indoor lambing flock of Lleyns with a few N Z Suffolks. 700 ewes.

The sheep are performance/Signet recorded as part of a breeding program.

Long shifts, daytime based, at least 13 hours per day, 7 days a week for approximately 25 days, starting 03/03/2019.

The shed is staffed 24/7 to prevent mis-mothering and to keep everything running smoothly.

Attention to detail and system a must. 

Vehicle and driving license is necessary as the accommodation (mobile home) is 2 miles down the road from the lambing shed.

Food but not cooking can be provided as part of the package. Pay on an hourly basis by negotiation.

Dogs are not necessary but can be accommodated.  However, they would have to sleep in your vehicle as they would not be allowed in the mobile home. 


AreaSouth West
Job LengthTemporary
DatesStart: 03/03/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeSheep
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeMobile home
Accommodation PriceIncluded
Other Accommodation Information

The accommodation is in a mobile home 2 miles from the lambing shed. There is a television, a cooker and a microwave. Food can be supplied as part of the package but not generally cooking. Dogs or smoking are not allowed in the mobile home.

Distance from shops and amenities5 miles
Smokers Accepted?No
Other Information

More can be seen on the website, The shed can be seen on Youtube channel, Performancelleyns.

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