An opportunity has arisen for a full time experienced estate team member at Charterhall Estate. The work is varied and includes helping with biomass heating systems, woodland maintenance, woodchip production, river bank maintenance on Tweed, occasional assistance with livestock and on shoot days. During the summer you will also be required to help with grass cutting and strimming. The successful applicant will have experience in ideally all, or certainly some of, the following: Tractor Driving, Chainsaw Operations, Knapsack Spraying (PA1 and PA6). It would be helpful but not essential to have experience of plumbing, electrics and/or building
"Well done to these pupils from Galashiels Academy who won a road safety competition in conjunction with Transport Scotland and other key partners, as part of the new Drivewise initiative. Drivewise is a programme that promotes safe driving to under 17s and allows them to take part in supervised practical driving (off-road). The aim is to promote road safety & develop practical skills that will help when they turn 17 and begin to learn how to drive through the normal process. The competition asked Art and Graphics students at the school to design a logo, posters, flyers and other materials
Permanent Groom job Charterhall Stables, DUNS, Berwickshire, TD11 3RE. Family looking for reliable groom to manage Charterhall stables working average of 40 hours per week or 20 hours per week job-share would be considered. Duties to include riding out of two retired pointers/race horses, handling two young stock, looking after two small ponies and caretaking stable yard and paddocks etc. Other duties may include helping children ride and occasional help with other livestock. Centrally heated service occupancy accommodation in picturesque and private stable courtyard, combined with equestrian facilities (arena, grass gallops, walker, roads, tracks, tack and wash rooms with hot
We are recruiting a Finance Manager (FM) to deepen and grow the businesses’ financial management and leadership. The FM will be a member of the senior executive management team; a key decision-maker, working closely with the MD and Operations Manager, to help drive forward all enterprises. Salary: £35-45 DOE, plus benefits Key Duties: • Production of accounts/management accounts, analysis and complying with reporting requirements • Oversee financial control of the family’s businesses including preparing and monitoring cashflows • Work closely with management to develop, interpret & present: budgets, financial controls, KPIs and management accounts etc.
Fishing enthusiast to deliver excellent customer service and fabulous fishing holidays for guests at stunning Horncliffe Fishings Tweed (between the villages of Horncliffe and Norham on the river's south bank). Essential experience / skills: Personable and knowledge freshwater fly-fishing enthusiast who is a good communicator. Job requires boatman to be able to chest wade and handle Tweed boats in all seasons. Successful applicant will also be tidy/well-presented and have good organisational and management skills. Full valid driving licence. Strong aptitude for use of full range of ground care machinery. Experience / skills helpful but not essential: Qualified chainsaw & PA1 +
Experienced Property Manager required for mixed portfolio Key duties include: Managing property repairs, maintenance and renovation appraisals/projects Managing property lettings including advertising & marketing properties, viewings, reference checking, tenancy document preparation, completing inventories and other industry compliant documentation Management support to estate district heating schemes, fibre supplies etc Monthly rent invoicing Liaising with estate's residential, commercial and recreational leisure customers, tradespeople and in-house estate team Letter writing and customer relations management Excellent communciation skills, proficiency in Microsoft Office, the ability to manage your own workload and work cooperatively as part of a small team along with a high
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