I have nearly forty years experience in education. Until 2013 I was an advisory teacher for special educational needs and inclusion with Service Children’s Education in Germany. I  have produced several guidance documents for teachers in regarding  special needs and inclusion.  I hold a Doctorate in Education and continue to engage in international research in the field of special needs. I have also  been an inspector of early years settings on behalf of Ofsted. I am the link governor for any disabled children and those with special educational needs at Rodmarton School.


Name of Governor: Dr. Christine Elizabeth Hainsworth, Cert. Ed., B.Ed, MA (Ed), Ed.D
Type of Governor: Co-opted
Appointed by: Governing body
Date of appointment: 01/10/18
Term of office: 4 years
Link governor roles: SEND

Chair of Governing Body from 20th October 2021 to 8th February 2022, prior to this Vice Chair

Committee Membership:  Pay Panel Committee and Head Teachers Appraisal Committee
Relevant business and pecuniary interests: None
Governance roles in other educational institutions: None
Relationships between other governors or school staff: None