Joss Williams

Joss Williams is an experienced senior leader who joined Earlscliffe in 2020, having returned from Jordan where he was Head of an international school. Prior to that, he held Deputy Head posts in the UK and in Dubai.

Joss was in the Royal Marines Commandos for seven years before embarking on a teaching career at Oundle and then Abingdon School. He holds a BA (Hons) from UCL and completed his PGCE at the University of Oxford.

His teaching subject has always been English, although he holds a degree in modern languages from University College London, where his dissertation was on 19th century French lyric poetry. 

An ardent believer in co-curricular enrichment, he has staged plays, coached rugby, climbing and karate and run numerous overseas trips, particularly ski trips; he is a BASI level 2 ski instructor. 

Joss also speaks fluent French, as well as German and a little Cantonese.

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