Allison Bigden


Allison joined ETI as a trainer in 2010. She has focused on teaching business, English for Specific Purposes and communication skills.  Allison has the LCCI Further Certificate for Teachers of Business English (Distinction) and is an accredited Oral Assessor for Cambridge IGCSE.

Originally from Scotland, Allison obtained a Diploma from the Queen’s Business and Secretarial College in London and for the next several years worked for a variety of organisations (including the British Foreign Office) in Europe, the USA, the Middle East and Asia. She gained the Cambridge CELTA and began teaching at the University of Hong Kong. After returning to the UK, Allison obtained a BA (Hons) in Humanities from the University of London, followed by a Post Graduate Certificate of Education in English. She moved back to Malta in 2004, taking on a job as an English language teacher for Verdala International School and  later Bell International.