Trainee Dairy Farm Manager
We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our dairy management team on the Velcourt Training Scheme. The role will be farm based in the South West working closely with a Velcourt manager and include intensive training in technical, business and farm management coupled with vocational training in all aspects of cow and herd management.

The successful candidate should have a formal agricultural qualification, some dairy farming background and be passionate about developing the skills and attention to detail necessary to produce milk and manage cows to the highest standard.

The position would suit graduates or someone looking to progress within the dairy industry.
Applications and CVs in strict confidence to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or to discuss the role telephone Nick Shorter on 01794 341757 or 07703 203550

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The John Innes Foundation supports scientific research, education,  training  and  public engagement. As part of the portfolio of investments, JIF provides a Bursary to one undergraduate per year to pay for their tuition fees in full. The candidate must be destined for a career in Crop Production / Farm Management and meet the criteria below:-

  • Not from a farming background and of UK origin.
  • From a financially disadvantaged family background. 

The candidate will be mentored periodically throughout their studies by Velcourt’s Technical Director and given the opportunity to work for Velcourt during vacations as well as be considered for the Velcourt management training scheme


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