Part Time Farm Assistant

  • Location: Heathfield East Sussex
  • Salary: £7,000 pa subject to experience
  • Contact Email: michaelloveday@hotmail.co.uk

Description

Part time opportunity for an individual with an agricultural background and a passion for the East Sussex countryside

We have a smallholding ( 50 acres)
We have modest experience in farming but are keen to grow and utilize our land in a sustainable but profitable way .
We are situated near Heathfield in East Sussex and we are considering employing an individual on a part time business.

The role will involve the following :

6 hours per week general farm/garden work ( not weekends)
3 weeks per annum farm sit/house sit
Lambing small flock of 24 ewes (24/7 during lambing - owners will assist), possible accommodation during lambing
Part time game keeping for small farm shoot

Ideally we are looking for a person with the following experience knowledge :

General farm work
Shepherding
Farm machinery
Game keeping