Access Employment Limited (AEL) operates a number of thriving social enterprises. Our successful practices are evident as 75% of our income comes from commercial activity rather than grant funding.
100% of the profits are reinvested into the community, providing job creation and job retention, as well as, local jobs and training for disadvantaged adults.
AEL has been commended for the diverse range of work experience and training offered across its business areas, with young people and adults building employable skills from: catering, retail and horticulture.
AEL is an ISO 9001 Accredited Company, this accreditation provides companies reassurance that we have the ability to carry out commercial activity to a high standard. We work with some of NI's largest manufacturing companies including K-Rend, Brett Martin & Spirit. If you would like to discuss our ability to undertake subcontract for your organisation or business on both a temporary or permanent basis do not hesitate to contact us.
Packaging & Assembly
AEL manufactures and prepares product samples for some of Northern Irelands top Companies including, K-Rend and Brett Martin. These are regulated activities with ISO 9001 processes in place to ensure consistency and quality. Providing samples to customers is a very important part of any manufacturer’s sales process. Here at AEL we pride ourselves with excellence in supply chain delivery offering everything from simple, basic assembly to a full ‘end to end’ service. By out-sourcing, this work manufacturing companies can free up resources to concentrate efforts on the real issues of efficient working practice, quality control and generating sales.
Our very popular on-site café has a 5-star rating from Environmental Health and a 5-star rating from Facebook. Produce is supplied direct from our own on-site polytunnels and allotments. The food is great quality, produced locally, at affordable prices. With both sit in and takeaway options, this busy work environment provides the perfect platform for those wishing to ‘try their hand’ at the catering trade. Offsite, Lunchbox can provide food platters to suit every occasion again all at very reasonable prices.
Deliveries are available.
Please contact directly for further information.
Naggy Burn Garden Centre and Allotments
AEL’s newest business venture is our Laser Engraver. We have a huge range of products that we can engrave with a company logo and message that can be ordered in bulk or individually. We have supplied a number of IFA Football clubs with new merchandise and awards for event organisers. If you are a member of a club or business or would like a personalised gift.
Centrally located in Larne Town Centre the Larne Community Hub, makes the ideal location for group meetings, training courses, special events, displays, fairs, car boot sales etc. With plenty of secure parking, disabled access/lift availability and our on-site Café, Our facilities can provide you with the ideal venue at reasonable prices. Daily and hourly rates are available starting at just £15 per hour. Packages can be tailored to suit your specific requirements. Please contact us for more information.