It was a great pleasure to be present at The Borders College on 19th April to meet with Scottish Sporting organisations and discuss how we can work together to improve our services and become a greater force for good. There were lots of ideas and great enthusiasm in the room to make a difference so […]
Traditionally our new season in February marks a new start but a New Year does give us pause to reflect on our own lives and how we wish to live and work in the 21st Century whatever stage of life we find ourselves. There have been some excellent stories of making a difference to individual […]
As I write this note the trees are turning and the swallows on their way South with partridge in every hedgerow and pheasants awandering! Grouse days have been fruitful and frustrating for nearby moors, with fog and muggy weather on some days and cool conditions on others. Par for the course, but always good to […]
We provide support and assistance on a range of issues which affect your employment or for those who are retiring, have been redundant, have any issue regarding their employment and for those who wish to make gamekeeping their career. Information is also available on contracts, benefits and salaries and if we don’t know we will point you in the direction of someone who does.
Our service is changing and we are now advertising through Rural Recruits though the basic system will remain. Please continue to contact us through either site to be added to the database.
One important service we provide is the Gamekeepers’ Job Register which matches prospective employer with employee/trainee in as confidential a manner as possible. Download the form and please return by post or contact us directly on Tel: 01677 470180 e mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
This is now available on our related website Rural Recruits but please note not all positions are advertised.
We are in the process of changing the forms but meantime please continue to use the forms available on downloads under employment and your details will be added to our database.
If you are looking for something just a bit different try the following link for warden / ranger / field officer type posts with organisations such as RSPB, National Trust, Scottish Natural Heritage and various wildlife trusts etc. www.countryside-jobs.com/cjsdailyonline/main.htm
Looking for Beating and/or Picking Up???? An excellent way to gain an insight for those considering a career in keepering. See www.gunsonpegs.com/shooting/classified/wanted/beaters.php Alternatively try the National Organisation of Beaters and Pickers Up. For a small annual fee join their register and benefit from liability insurance too. www.nobs.org.uk
Jacob completed his Ultra (38 miles!) run at the end of May – a massive challenge and a huge tribute to his friend Gregor, who is missed greatly. Thankyou so much Jacob, raising funds for us along the way and to all those who have supported Jacob and donated on his behalf. […]