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HEAD FISHING GHILLIE - SUTHERLAND                                                                                                                                                                

A vacancy exists on the Glencalvie Estate, Sutherland for a Head Fishing Ghillie on the River Carron.  The position requires a keen, experienced, flexible and self motivated individual with good practical and organisational and friendly interpersonal skills.  General game keeping duties, estate maintenance work and some stalking may be undertaken outwith the fishing season.

An attractive remuneration package including a two bedroom house is available.  Clean driving licence and Firearms Certificate essential. 

Candidates should apply with at least two references.

Applications in writing with CV to:

Positions Wanted

Recently graduated Elmwood College Gamekeeping Student - Position Wanted

Recently graduated Elmwood College student where he was studying gamekeeping

From college he gained qualifications and valuable experience in the gamekeeping industry. He gained his Safe Shot qualification, Deer Biology and Quarry Species. He also gained experience in Deer Stalking, caring for and feeding pheasants and also running our own shoot on our estate. Also through this he has gained good communication skills and confidence.

He would welcome the opportunity to discuss this further and is available to talk at anytime. He is open to work experience/voluntary work or a work trial. For a copy of his CV please contact the SGA Office


I am seeking a position as a stalking ghillie for the forthcoming hind season.

I am physically fit and hold a full UK driving licence including trailer entitlement. I hold current Firearms and Shotgun certificates, current NPTC certificates for Argo and Quad Bike and current First Aid at Work certificate including Forestry and Firearms additions. I hold DSC 1 and 2, am an approved witness for the Deer Management Qualification Scheme and a nominated controller for SNH.

I have experience working as a stalking guide and worked as a stalking ghillie during the stag season last year.

For further information please contact me via email

Experienced Stalker/Pest Controller/Shepherd - Position Wanted

For more information or CV please contact SGA Office

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Alex Hogg

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