The Donkey Sanctuary is looking for somebody to join its team of highly skilled farm workers who spend their days looking after the resident donkeys on its farms in North Cork.
The Donkey Sanctuary (Ireland) Ltd is a registered charity which has been protecting donkeys in Ireland for over 30years. The charity has 4 farms and over 1800donkeys in its care.
The farms are located in and around the beautifully scenic Liscarroll village, only 20minutes drive from Mallow. Here you will enjoy the serenity of rural Ireland and the peace and tranquillity of the North Cork countryside.
Your typical day will focus on providing routine care to the donkeys, including feeding, cleaning out and bedding up. You will also have the opportunity to assist a range of other professionals including Vets, the Equine Dental Technician and the Farriers.
You will be required to have practical experience in the use of agricultural machinery. The ideal candidate will be practiced in large animal care and livestock management.
A Full valid driving licence is essential for this role.
The Donkey Sanctuary, provides a competitive salary and benefits such as pension contributions, healthcare benefits and uniform.
This is a full-time, fixed-term, maternity cover contract, starting as soon as possible until 4 May 2018.
For further information about this role, including the full job description details, please download the Application Pack.
Closing date for completed applications: 12.30pm on Wednesday 1 November 2017.
Please note: we do not accept CVs as applications.