Award winning garden centre business appoints Play Manager

Following its win in the Bradford means Business Job Creator of the year award, Tong Garden Centre has announced another key appointment.

Caroline Ellis has been appointed to the newly created position of Play Manager at Grass Hoppers Adventure Playground to develop the Grass Hoppers experience.

Managing director Mark Farnsworth said: “Caroline joins us with a wealth of experience in creating fun for children and we’re looking forward to seeing her lead and develop the team as we introduce more ways to play at Grass Hoppers including events and experiences for children to enjoy.”

Caroline commented: “It’s an exciting time to be joining the Grass Hoppers team as we have invested in new play equipment, have launched a summer holiday pass and have increased our party offering.

“Grass Hoppers is a fantastic outdoor space with a great atmosphere and I love to see children and families using our facilities and having fun together.”

When she’s not working, Caroline, who lives in Liversedge, enjoys Zumba and watching her son play cricket and football.

Grass Hoppers participates in the Max Card initiative that is designed to make days out more financially accessible for foster families and families of children with additional needs.