We’re looking for an outgoing and confident animal lover to join our flock for the 2018 season. If you enjoy working outdoors and are not afraid of hard work we’d love to hear from you. Previous experience of caring for ponies is essential for this position.
Responsibilities and Duties
- Mucking out, bedding up and maintaining the animal barn and stables to a high standard
- Interacting with the public and providing great customer service
- Providing animal handling facilities and pony ride sessions for visitors as instructed by the Farm Manager
- Supervising the pony team and barn team
- Ensuring the welfare and care of all the animals in the barn and the stables
- Providing medical treatments and care as instructed by the Farm Manager
Qualifications and Skills
- Previous experience of caring for ponies is essential for this position.
- Farm livestock experience is desirable
The BIG Sheep offers a supportive and friendly working environment, together with career development opportunities
- Flexible working hours
- Salary meets national minimum
- Monthly bonus scheme.
Job Type: Full-time
- stable yard: 1 year
- animal care: 1 year
- Bideford EX39