Our Team

At Amacus we are a professional and friendly bunch of people who love what we do.

By offering first class levels of service and delivery, we continue to be our customers training provider of choice!

Some of the direct team members you will become familiar with when you work with us are…

Elaine Taylor - Training Support Assessor

Elaine Taylor, Employability Trainer at Amacus

Elaine is a highly experienced Trainer/Assessor and  Training Management Consultant, with over 20 years’ experience working in the field of Learning and Development in the public and private sector. Elaine has proven expertise in designing, implementing, delivering assessing and developing employability programmes and has successfully managed a number of high profile local projects such as […]


Michelle Kirwan - Training Support Assessor

Michelle Kirwan, Training Support Assessor at Amacus

Having spent many years working in logistics and then at the Department for Work and Pensions, Michelle decided on a change of career and completed a PGCE in Education and Training, with a Subject Specialism in Maths. She has previously taught Functional Skills Maths and English at Stockton Riverside College, Houghall College in Durham and […]


Chris Payne - Training Support Assessor

Chris Payne, Training Support Assessor at Amacus

Chris is a highly experienced Trainer / Assessor / Tutor within Employability, also a qualified NVQ Assessor (Level 3) within Driving Goods Vehicles, Customer Service, Warehouse & Storage, Wamitab (Waste Management) and Forklift and trainer in Health and Safety. He is very passionate about his job role with a professional laid back approach to training, […]


Julie Carolan - Training Support Assessor

Julie Carolan Training Support Assssor

Julie is passionate about the learning experience and strives to ensure learners reach their maximum potential. Julie has 26 years’ experience within this field and has spent 22 years within the Higher Education sector, creating, embedding, developing and managing systems and mechanisms enabling fairness and quality for learners.  Designing and delivering training, skills development packages […]


Michael Braham - Funding and Claims Administrator

Michael Braham, Administrator at Amacus

Michael starting working at Amacus in March 2015 after graduating from Northumbria University in 2011 with a BA (Hons) in Business with Finance. He has 3 years management experience in the hospitality industry and experience in the Oil & Gas industry. Michael is currently studying for his AAT qualifications and pursuing the idea of a […]