Ballakelly Farm is looking for a Butchery Student

Ballakelly Farm is looking for a Butchery Student!

‘Old fashioned meats – Modern techniques’

We are looking for a hardworking, self-motivated and keen student to be taught the art of butchery the Ballakelly way.

Initially we would be looking for the following days and hours, all to be supervised and on-hand trained by our in-house butcher Duncan.

Tues: 8.30 – 5.30

Thurs: 8.30 – 5.30

Fri: 8.30 – 5.30

Sat: 8.30-5.30

Days and hours will vary based upon demand and how quickly the chosen candidate becomes self-sufficient in various tasks.

Included within this exciting opportunity is full in house training in butchering beef, pork and lamb carcases into joints and cuts, packing and labelling, full clean down of the butchery room, temperature record keeping and much more.

This is a great opportunity to join the existing team at a time when Ballakelly is expanding and to become a key member of the team.

Applicants must have their own transport and most importantly, be SUPER keen to learn and be hard working.

Please use the application form below and attach your CV to register your interest. If you have any questions please email

Application closing date Friday 3rd July 5pm.

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