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Job for a Shepherd in <:>Scotland<:>

Farm TypeBeef, Sheep

The second shepherd will be responsible for two of our four hersels of sheep and will report to and work with the head shepherd.  Jobs will include animal husbandry and preparing to bring sheep out for sale.  Other jobs will include occasional work with our 50 cattle and some tractor work for feeding and regular fencing to maintain stock.  Must be interested in Blackface sheep and should have own dogs.

Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/09/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Pay£1800 + dog allowance + Accommodation
Employment TypeBeef, Fencer, Sheep
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeFamily House
Accommodation PriceNone
Other Accommodation Information

A good size family house is available with a large garage and dog kennels.  There are opportunities for a partner to find work in Kenmore/Aberfeldy which are only a short drive away.  There is a local primary school in Kenmore and Breadalbane Academy in Aberfeldy.  The property is approximately 1 mile from the farm yard and a quad bike is available for day to day use including the morning commute.

Distance from shops and amenities1 mile
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

This is a permanent job and we are looking for someone who will look at it as a career path. Please check the phone numbers of your references.

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