Assistant Herdsperson - D214740F

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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
26 Apr 2019
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: £ Competitive

Closing Date: 23 May 2019

Newcastle University is seeking an ambitious and motivated individual to work as part of a team within a progressive business of 300 autumn and spring block calving cows at Nafferton Farm. This is an excellent opportunity for you to assist in developing the herd as a first class commercial operation which provides a platform for teaching and research.

Your duties will include, milking, calf rearing and stock work. You will have good livestock skills and ideally some experience but to the right candidate a training and development programme will be offered.

This is a full-time, open-ended position, and accommodation is available if required.

For further information please contact James Standen on 07973 964985 or via email:

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