Gavin Williamson warned about people being promoted beyond their competence and everyone made the same joke
Education secretary Gavin Williamson isn’t having a good A-Level results day. In fact, it’s hard to imagine how it could possibly be any worse.
Williamson said people would have ‘taken advantage’ if he hadn’t controversially cut students’ A-level grades, and warned about the dangers of people being promoted beyond their competence.
The danger is that pupils will be overpromoted into jobs that are beyond their competence, says Gavin Williamson https://t.co/IFYtM4ym94
— Philip Coggan (@econbartleby) August 12, 2020
And did everyone make the same joke? Of course they did.
Alanis Morrissette just exploded https://t.co/1jq7oaHrMI
— tom jamieson (@jamiesont) August 13, 2020
Over promoted into jobs beyond their competence?
*stares at Gavin Williamson, turns, stares to camera* https://t.co/muoROlfu2S
— Emma Kennedy (@EmmaKennedy) August 13, 2020
“Increasing the A Level grades will mean a whole generation could end up promoted beyond their abilities”
In unrelated news, Gavin Williamson, Liz Truss, Priti Patel, Grant Shapps are all senior members of the cabinet.
— David Schneider (@davidschneider) August 13, 2020
Gavin Williamson's previous job before becoming an MP was as a fireplace salesman https://t.co/4zaoYnCnP4
— 'Client Journalism' Expert (@ClientJournoExp) August 13, 2020
incredible words from the former defence secretary who said “russia should go away and shut up” and then got sacked for leaking https://t.co/qwUh31uGoJ
— Abby Tomlinson (@twcuddleston) August 13, 2020
A perfectly crafted joke. Also, unfortunately, perfectly true. https://t.co/CmGfn5VWKW
— James O'Brien (@mrjamesob) August 13, 2020
After this A level fiasco, I can feel a promotion coming for Gavin Williamson
— Brian Moore (@brianmoore666) August 13, 2020