The Donkey Sanctuary (Ireland) Ltd is a registered charity which has been protecting donkeys in Ireland for over 30 years. The charity has 4 farms and over 1800 donkeys in its care.
We are looking for somebody to join our team of highly skilled farm workers who look after the resident donkeys on our farms which are located in and around the beautifully scenic Liscarroll village, only 20 a minute 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 contract, starting as soon as possible until 31 July 2019.
Closing date for completed applications: 12.30pm on Monday 20 August 2018.
For more information about this role please download our Application Pack. Please download the Word document to complete your application on a computer (preferred option) or, print the PDF form to complete your application by hand.