Otterbourne Church of England
Primary School

With God's love, all are encouraged to thrive

Roles and Responsibilities

Governor Roles and Responsibilities



Chair of Governors 

Sue Barham 

Vice-Chair of Governors 

Steve Wootton 

Child Protection 


Pupil Premium 

Looked after Children 

Sue Barham 

Emotional Health 

Amber Reed  

Health and Safety 

Steve Wootton 

Staffing matters 

Sue Barham, Mel Whitwham 

Development and Training;

Recruitment and Induction 

Paul Webb 


Mentor for New Governors 

Vera Oldham 

Governor Forum 

Nick Michael 

Special Educational Needs 

Amber Reed 

Church Focus Group 

Eleanor Blachford, Vera Oldham 

School Council 

Eleanor Blachford, Vera Oldham 


Steve Wootton, Hannah Whitbread

Safer Recruitment 

Vera Oldham, Sue Barham, Steve Wootton, Paul Webb 

Finance Committee  

Nick Michael (Chair), Steve Wootton, Sue Barham, Paul Webb, Martin Geraghty

Curriculum and Standards Committee 

Eleanor Blachford (Chair), Sue Barham, Vera Oldham, Amber Reed, Emily Gilbert, Martin Geraghty 

HT performance panel  

Nick Michael, Steve Wootton, Vera Oldham 

Pay panel  

Finance Committee (in particular Paul Webb, Sue Barham) 

Wellbeing Committee Sue Barham, Emily Gilbert, Amber Reed, Eleanor Blachford, Martin Geraghty