Alison Bullen

Ali joined the North East Learning Trust in 2017 moving to Bedlington Academy in 2019 as Assistant Headteacher.

Ali has a BA (Hons) degree in German studies and music from Lancaster University and a PGCE from Durham University. Ali has over 18 years’ experience working in middle and senior leadership roles and has a vested interest in ensuring every child can access and benefit from Performing Arts subjects.

As a musician Ali is a long-standing member of a local symphony orchestra and regularly performs to audiences across the North East.