Staff

You’ll see some faces many times around Barnstondale during your visit. Here’s who we are and what we do!

Who am I?

George Jones

What do I do at Barnstondale?

I’m the centre manager; I deal with the daily running of the centre which covers all the facilities, health and safety and making sure your visit goes as well as possible. You’ll usually work with me to put together the ideal programme for your group.

Where will you usually find me at Barnstondale?

In my office, but you’ll see me around the site interacting with the groups and children on site.

 

Who am I?

Hazel Jones

What do I do at Barnstondale?

I’m the assistant manager; I look after all the cooking, menus (including special diets) and also the housekeeping to ensure your stay is a happy and comfortable one.

Where will you usually find me at Barnstondale? 

Mainly in the kitchen and you’ll see me around the site from time to time.

 

Who am I?

Ruth Richards

What do I do at Barnstondale?

I’m the centre administrator, looking after the daily paperwork of the centre along with many other tasks. If you call Barnstondale you’ll often speak to me.

Where will you usually find me at Barnstondale?

Next to the kettle!

 

Who am I?

Heidi Hughes

What do I do at Barnstondale?

I’m the business director; I look after marketing, fundraising and awareness. I also oversee the finance and work with the trustees on future plans.

Where will you usually find me at Barnstondale?

In the office, though I’d much rather be outside!

 

Who am I?

Carole Toole

What do I do at Barnstondale?

I’m the assistant cook. I’ll be making your meals as tasty as possible. I also help with the housekeeping duties.

Where will you usually find me at Barnstondale?

You’ll see me in the kitchens and serving your meals! You’ll also see me in the cabins.

 

Who am I?

Les Thomas

What do I do at Barnstondale?

I work in maintaining the centre.

Where will you usually find me at Barnstondale?

Helping to keep the site clean, tidy and in working order. You might even find me behind the barbecue!

 

Who am I?

Simon Binns

What do I do at Barnstondale?

I will be helping with whatever is needed around the site. I could be setting up rooms for your stay, I could be painting a door or fixing a tap and I also help preparing some of your meals.

Where will you usually find me at Barnstondale?

Anywhere where a job needs doing!

amyWho am I?

Amy Merry

What do I do at Barnstondale?

I’m part of the housekeeping staff. I’ll make sure your rooms are clean and tidy.

Where will you usually find me at Barnstondale?

I help in the kitchen and you’ll see me around the cabins.

 

Who am I?

Stephen Hare

What do I do at Barnstondale?

I’m a volunteer at Barnstonale. I come in once a week and help with maintenance, particularly gardening.

Where will you usually find me at Barnstondale?

Tending to some plants or looking through a camera, taking photos of groups enjoying the centre!