LOOKING FOR SOMEONE FOR APRIL ONLY.
We are a young Irish family living in Co. Sligo. We are John & Rachel (42) we have 4 children, 3 girls and 1 boy. Aged between 7 and 2. We also have an au pair living with us. Our farm is set in the lush pastureland of Skreen, Co. Sligo. We overlook Sligo Bay and the Ox mountains rise at the back of the farm. We have about 350 acres and farm suckler cows, beef cattle and about 130 sheep. We require someone to assist us with spring lambing and calving from the second week of February to the end of April. Previous farming experience advantageous but not essential. Good standard of english is desirable. Needs to be flexible in working hours.
Improve your english while learning farming practises
We need someone who can help out when lambing starts in February . It involves feeding the sheep and tending to the newborn lambs. Also helping with feeding the cattle in the mornings and other daily farming tasks.
Own bedroom with shared bathroom. All Meals provided.
Good surfing located nearby at local beach as well as the famous Easky and Strandhill. Hillwalking. Local bus service between the towns of Sligo and Ballina which are 25-30 mins away. Dunmoran strand 3 miles, Woodland walks in Union wood about 20 minutes away.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week