Leeds East Academy


Tom Bellwood 

Assistant Principal- Behaviour and Safety 

Tom Bellwood began his teaching career in the year 2010 in Bedfordshire after qualifying as a trained PE teacher. Throughout his time in the East of the country he gained leadership responsibilities as a Head of Year, Head of PE and a Head of House. 

Tom is passionate about improving the life chances of all young people and their development through their school life.  He became a Specialist leader for Education in 2017 and is also a trained Pivotal instructor. In addition, Tom feels that the knowledge he has gained through his roles previously roles will allow him to help push Leeds East Academy towards its "World Class" ambition. 

Tom in his spare time enjoys the gym and spending time with his family.