Mr G Watson

Giles spent the first stage of his working life as an Army officer serving in the Far and Middle East, Central and North America, Germany and the Balkans, as well as the UK.  After 20 years he changed career, retraining as a teacher.  He has worked exclusively in the independent sector; as well as teaching History across Years 7-13, he has been a boarding housemaster and played a full part in both sport and the wider extra-curricular life.

Giles has a degree in History from the University of Wales and his interests include rugby, hill walking and sailing.  He is married and has three children at independent schools.

Giles is chair of the Education Committee and sits on the Safeguarding Committee.

Alumni enjoy reminiscing and reconnecting with old friends


St Joseph College's Alumni Day 2022 was a huge success with over 100 guests, some visiting for the first time since leaving St Joseph's several decades ago and reconnecting with old friends....

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Enrichment Week fun for all


St Joseph's College's Enrichment Week 2022 was non-stop with activities, trips and fun learning experiences for pupils across all age groups. ...

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A Midsummer Night’s (Goes Like a) Dream


St Joseph's College Reading's Year 5 - Year 8 pupils gave an enchanting performance of Shakespeare's a Midsummer Night's Dream....

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Record Breaking Bonanza at Sports Day


Sports Day was a brilliant event with pupils and staff coming together to support each other and compete for their House in a record breaking event....

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A trip to Buckingham Palace for Alumni


Former St Joseph's College pupils recently headed to Buckingham Palace to receive their Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards...

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