Brought up and educated near Glasgow, Ross gained a bachelor degree in English and a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (English) from Strathclyde University. He has been
teaching in schools and Further Education (FE) colleges for 13 years. His teaching career began in a state school in central Scotland before Ross moved to the Scottish Borders for three years to teach English and Communication. Ross returned to the central belt of Scotland and taught English for seven years in New College Lanarkshire.
Internationally, Ross has taught in Abu Dhabi and Düsseldorf and has eight years’ IB teaching experience.
In his spare time, Ross enjoys sport and used to represent Scotland at athletics. He was second best in the country!