Livestock Manager

Biodynamic On Farm Events: July to November 2022
7th June 2022
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30th June 2022

We have an exciting opportunity for a Livestock Manager to join our team at Waltham Place Farm – Berkshire
For more information about us see  www.walthamplace.com

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience + Benefits Package
About the role: We’re looking for someone to join our small team reporting directly to the Estate Manager.
Duties will include but are not limited to: 
To oversee the grazing management of the animals ·
To adhere to the biodynamic and organic principles of the Estate.
To ensure that welfare standards for all livestock are kept to the highest standards. ·
To ensure that all data recording is kept up to date and to the highest standard. ·
To ensure all machinery and equipment is maintained to the highest standard. ·
To develop positive and professional relationships with colleagues. ·
To engage in continuous professional development suitable to the role. ·
To make a positive contribution to the overall performance of the farm. ·
Due to the nature of your role, you are required to work flexibly, including some weekends
This is a fulfilling role where the right candidate will be recognised for his/her contributions.

We are looking for someone with the below characteristics: 
Previous Livestock experience necessary
Organisational & Management skills ·
Biodynamic knowledge useful but not essential ·
Proactive
Team player ·
Trustworthy and reliable ·
Positive attitude
Full drivers’ licence ·
High welfare standards

Benefits:
26 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays) ·
Pension ·
Accommodation is available if required ·
Private Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Etc.

To apply:  Please email cover letter and CV to André Tranquilini : estatemanager@walthamplace.com