Volunteer Alan graduated from Stirling University (Scotland) with a BA in Business, Education and ICT. He then went on complete a PGCE in Primary Education. Alan has been a primary school teacher for 16 years. Alan's role in the business as managing director will be to ensure the overall running of the business goes smoothly. He will be in charge of the education programme, linking it to the Northern Ireland Curriculum and arranging educational workshops and school visits. Alan will also be in charge of marketing and promotion of the business. Alan will also be involved in the recruitment and selection of volunteers and also providing them with inhouse training to be able to do their role and follow health and safety guidelines.
Sales / Events Manager
Volunteer Heather has many years experience of working in retail and will bring this knowledge and skills to her new role. Heather will mange the online / pre-booking tickets system and sales. She will also organise and run annual events on the farm, as well as dealing with bookings such as birthday parties.