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    Deadline approaching!! Don’t miss out on this paid placement plus scholarship opportunity with Gressingham!

    9 November 2017

    On offer is either one specialist role for the whole 12 months, or three 4 month rotations spanning duck breeding, commercial duck growing and seasonal poultry (turkey and goose). This would depend on you and your interests and the needs of the business at the time.

    Gressingham Foods/Green Label Poultry Ltd is offering a scholarship as part of the British Poultry Council Scholarship scheme. It includes, initially up to £4500 towards course fees in the student penultimate academic year, followed by a paid placement with salary of £16250 and a further £4500 may be paid in the final year, subject to review following placement.

    Due to their integrated farming/production system, they are able to offer a variety of career paths to graduates, spanning farm management, hatchery management and technical management.

    Pictured right is BSc Honours Agriculture with Animal Science student Shannon McNiece, currently on placement with Gressingham and back to HAU for the recent Scholarship Fair to talk to students about careers with Gressingham.

    Don't miss out!  Applications for the British Poultry Council Scholarship Scheme must be submitted electronically no later than 12 noon on Friday 10 November

    When you are ready to submit your application please do so through your student dashboard

    Support is always available from the Placement Office and your Placement Manager.

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