About Us

Welcome to ESS Assist

ESS Assist is a multisector online learning and consultancy organisation offering solutions through a range of integrated services that meet your needs, add value, and for businesses drives bottom-line impact.

ESS Assist offers a wide range of services including :

We are a network of highly experienced professionals who understand the needs of providers and work with them to deliver the best and most cost-effective quality solutions possible. Our founding directors Gavin Newbold and Ian Peacock have over 40 years of experience in the public and training and education sectors and have both previously successfully run, developed, and sold national training organisations.

We have helped hundreds of companies, and many thousands of learners to achieve their business and personal objectives.

Meet the directors

Senior Directors

Ian Peacock

Managing Director

Gavin Newbold

Funding Director

Stuart Atkinson

Director of Operations

Michael Ware

Non Executive Director

Maureen Deary

Quality Director

Dr Idara Umoh

Health & Social Care Director

Bid Writing and Operations

Jo Mcdonald

Development Director

Cat Barton

Tender Specialist

Dan Hodgetts

Development Director

Lay Lim

International Development Manager

Sarah Dakin

Bid Writing Specialist

Suzanne Green

Apprenticeship Programme Development Specialist

Steve Dobson

Public Funding Specialist

Naomi Dyson

Business Development Executive

The Quality Team

Stephen Banham

Management Information Specialist

Heather Smith

Quality Specialist

Glenys Pashley-Crawford

Quality Specialist

Malcolm Ferguson

Maths & English Curriculum Specialist

What People Say About Us

Client Testimonials

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