Cheryl was recently appointed our Store Manager, having joined us in May 2016 in a Customer Service role. She has over 30 years’ experience in customer service and a strong administration background working in public relations, recruitment and medical companies.
“I enjoy working at Back Centre because of the friendly and welcoming environment we strive to provide to both clients and staff. We offer genuine assistance for our customers and our staff members are caring and sincere, with no hard sell. Our work environment is calm and happy and I especially like the ‘nothing is too much trouble’ attitude.”
“My weekends are very busy involving watching my children’s sport, family outings, socialising with friends and often start my mornings with a boxing fitness class.”
Tania joined Back Centre in 2020. She has an extensive background in sales and customer service within many diverse industries. She enjoys working in Back Centre as they’re a locally owned, family-run South Australian business who take the time to provide excellent customer service.
When not working she enjoys her local surrounds in the beautiful Adelaide Hills – wineries, eateries and scenic country walks – with her family of active teenagers and dogs!
Caroline moved to Adelaide from Edinburgh in Scotland in March 2020 and joined the Back Centre later that year. She has 10 years of experience working in the retail industry with a strong focus on delivering excellent customer experiences.
“I really enjoy working at the Back Centre because it is a company that has customer service at its core and invests in quality products and services for our customers.”
“When I am not working, I enjoy discovering new places in SA with my family.”
Customer Service & Web maintenance
Mel joined us in March 2017.
She has over 10 years experience working in various Retail and Customer Service positions, as well as running a online store.
“Working around such a great team makes coming to work effortless, and even better its a SA family owned Business.”
“When im not at work i enjoy spending time with my children and helping them with crafts/baking and lots of other fun filled activities. “
Warren is one of our most valued employees – he’s our ‘can-do’ man. Warren’s area of speciality at Back Centre is customer service. Although Warren used to manage the warehouse – carrying out deliveries, installations and repairs too – he has now moved to the showroom in a Customer Service role where he specialises in fitting the right chair to a customer’s needs.
Warren has had a diverse career, having spent 11 years in management, eight years working at University of Adelaide and six years making and installing office furniture (before approaching Back Centre to work with the team).
“Superior customer service is important to us – every day we can see the difference we are making in people’s lives. I’m especially proud to work here because this is a small family business that’s SA owned and proud.”
Jade has worked in administration, human resources and finance bookkeeping roles in a diverse range of industries including banking, medical, aged care, building and Not for Profits.
“My role at the Back Centre for the last 6½ years includes bookkeeping, administration, human resources and assisting Paul in many varied tasks.”
“Working at the Back Centre is always fun and exciting. I enjoy the diversity of my role and working on all the various projects that arise. I feel privileged to work in a small locally owned business with a team who are all so dedicated to our customers.”
Back Centre Director, Caroline McClure has a strong commitment to looking after the day to day needs of employees. We refer to her as the ‘Social Director’. Caroline also manages debtors within the business.
Paul and Caroline have owned a number of diverse businesses since moving to Adelaide in 1984. The couple has always worked together to create great family businesses.
Married for 43 years, Paul and Caroline began their life together on a sheep station, 200km north of Broken Hill. They made the move to Adelaide to be close to their children, rather than live away from them whilst they were at boarding school.
“Food, wine, family and friends, either four wheel driving, off road caravanning or spending time on our houseboat – that’s how we like to spend our leisure time. We have three grown up children and four grandchildren.”
Back Centre Director, Paul McClure has a strong commitment to empowering his team to use their knowledge and expertise to manage the business day-to-day. Paul’s wife, Caroline is the “Social Director” looking after the needs of staff and is involved with managing debtors.
Paul and Caroline have owned a number of diverse businesses since moving to Adelaide in 1984. Paul has also managed a winery and operated as a business broker, which is how he found Back Centre. The couple has always worked together to create great family businesses.
“Food, wine, family and friends, either four wheel driving, off road caravanning or spending time on our houseboat – that’s how we like to spend our leisure time. We love to visit Darwin to see our two grandchildren – and our son and daughter-in-law, too!”