Overview

    Oakdene Grange Farm in Longframlington, Morpeth is home to a purpose-built cutting shop, where this latest venture - the ‘box of lamb’ - is butchered. Rather than selling the lamb through farmers’ markets or shops, customers buy it straight from the farm gate. Oakdene Grange Farm is a 400-acre full-time mixed farm, which produces suckler cows, lamb

    Desired skills

    - Must enjoy working with animals
    - Good timekeeping skills
    - Reliable
    - Able to work as part of a team
    - Able to undertake heavy physical work and work in all weathers
    - Able to work under pressure and on your own initiative
    - Having previous experience of working on a farm would be advantageous but not essential
    - Good attention to detail
    - Good organisational and time management skills

    Personal qualities

    - Professional approach
    - Communication
    - Flexibility
    - Must have the ability to adapt to changes in working practices
    - Initiative
    - Trustworthy
    - Team player

    Desired qualifications

    GCSE Grade A-C in maths and English (or equivalent). Functional skills will be undertaken at College by applicants without this qualification

    Future prospects

    Career or training progression within the company.

    Things to consider

    - Working in all weathers.
    - Because of the location of the farm it would be advantageous if you were able to drive and have your own transport.
    - You will also be required to attend our Kirkley Hall Campus in Ponteland one day a week.
    - Longer working hours will be required at busier times of year i.e. Lambing/Silage/Harvest time
    - A DBS will be required
    - You will be required to do an initial assessment and diagnostic in maths, English and ICT before you start your apprenticeship

    Benefits

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

    (* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

    (* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

    (* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

    (* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

    Our Proffessional Values

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

    (* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

    (* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

    (* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

    (* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

    (* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

    (* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

    (* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

    (* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

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