Farm Hand/ Animal Keeper

Posted 28 February 2024
Salary £27000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Farming
Contact NameOllie O'Driscoll

Job description

Position: Farm Hand/Animal Keeper
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £27,000 p/a (Neg based on experience)
Schedule: Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm
Flexibility: Cover leave/sick leave or the occasional extra care needed for our clients beloved pets.

Are you ready to embark on a unique journey surrounded by a diverse array of animals? We're on the hunt for a hardworking, reliable, and compassionate individual to join our team in caring for the vibrant community of animals on our estate.

Your Playground:
From majestic cattle to charming budgies, you'll be working with a cast of characters that are all part of our extended family. These animals are not for commercial use – they are our clients pets, and we're seeking someone who can provide them with the utmost care and attention.

Team Spirit:
Comfort is key in our clients small team dynamic. Get ready to collaborate and report to various departments as you dive into the daily adventures of animal care.

Your Daily Safari:

  • Feed, medicate, and pamper a variety of animals, from goats to guinea pigs.
  • Engage in the daily hustle of maintaining stables, enclosures, and living spaces.
  • Move, lift, and push heavy loads – strength and stamina will be your allies.
  • Walk dogs, because happy tails are a priority.
  • Work your magic in all weather conditions – rain or shine.
  • Keep meticulous records of medical data, ensuring compliance with the highest standards.
  • Own transport and a valid driver's license are non-negotiable.
  • Previous animal experience 
  • Qualifications are a bonus, but your hands-on experience is the real treasure.
Ready to make your mark in the animal kingdom? Click the link to join our clients passionate team and become an integral part of their enchanting animal wonderland!