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SUZEE GENT
SUZEE GENT
DART TRAINING
Employer Ref: Agric16
Job Type:
Contract
Key Skills:
Desired skills
The ideal candidate should be enthusiastic and hard-working; experience although preferable is not essential as we will offer on the job training.
There will be a large element of tractor driving so a keen interest in machinery would be preferable. The person will be using a telehandler on a daily basis so ideally will have a telehandler certificate, though we can offer training and pay for the person to get this.
Personal qualities
The person should be able to work in a small team, be able to get on with people and have a good work ethic.
Good time keeping is essential as they will be relied upon to cover staff absences.
Desired qualifications
GCSE in English and Maths A-G or equivalent
PLEASE STATE YOUR GRADES OR YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE DECLINED
Industry Sector:
Accounting/Financial/Insurance
Salary Details:
Working week
The job is for 4 - 5 days a week including working every other weekend. We are flexible by arrangement as to which days are worked during the week. Hours will be discussed at interview
Total hours per week: 40.00
Location:
Stoke-on-Trent,
Job Description:
Apprentice required on a modern, award-winning 230 cow dairy farm. We are looking for a keen and enthusiastic apprentice to work on this modern, friendly dairy farm. We are offering the chance to gain experience in all aspects of dairy farming.

We are looking for an additional member of staff to help cover our recent expansion. The duties will include;
TMR mixing and feeding
 Bedding with a straw chopper
 Calf Rearing
 Relief milking
 Stock work
 Tractor driving
 Grain and Straw carting
 Tele-handler experience
The person will be responsible for mixing the feed and feeding the cows correctly on a daily basis. They will also be feeding some of the calves and checking on their welfare. There will be general farm work and stock handling as associated with a dairy farm.
We will offer training where needed and offer opportunities to go to meetings and gain insight into the management of the business.

Training provider
Level 2 Apprenticeship in Agriculture
ERR (Employee Rights and Responsibilities)
Functional Skills in English and Maths if needed
Apprenticeship framework
Agriculture
Training provider
DART LIMITED
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by DART Ltd (Dales Agricultural Rural Training)
Contact
Leanne Bailey 01332 794910 leanne.bailey@darttraining.co.uk

Possible start date: 26th February 2018

For full details and to apply, please go to: https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-229207