Maternity Cover

A head shepherd is required to form part of the team running the sheep flock on a hill farming and sporting estate within the Cairngorms National Park, near Tomintoul. The position is fixed for at least a 12-month period.

The business has a flock of 1200 Blackface hill ewes, 27 suckler cows, 1500 wethers and 220 cross ewes. You will be responsible for all aspects of flock management, as well as assisting with general farm and estate work and overseeing day to day operations. Good organisational skills and working dogs are essential. Further details on website.

Please apply to the address below. The closing date for applications is 22nd January 2020.

E: james.begg@allathanassociates.co.uk

T: 01888 563464

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