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One step closer to launch of natural disaster e-learning resource

Emergency services from across Europe are getting closer to the launch of a unique e-learning resource.

Northumberland votes announced for Police and Crime Commissioner for the Northumbria Police area

The Northumberland votes have been counted for the election of a Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) for the Northumbria Police area.

New Chief Fire Officer for Northumberland

Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service has appointed a new Chief Fire Officer.

Work to get underway to boost town’s trade

Work gets underway next week on a major scheme to re-open Ashington’s main shopping street to traffic.

New developments at Prudhoe Waterworld

Work on state-of-the-art gym and fitness suite is underway

Huge crane swings into action on bypass

One of the biggest pieces of machinery involved in the building of the new Morpeth Northern Bypass has swung into action.

Building work starts on Blyth affordable bungalows

Work has started on a £2.8million Northumberland County Council funded scheme to build new affordable homes in Blyth.

Ashington Leisure Centre wins RIBA Award

The new Ashington Leisure Centre has won a prestigious RIBA North East Award at last week’s 2016 Awards ceremony.

Bin collections one day late – early May bank holiday

All bin collections across Northumberland will be one day late during the week beginning 2nd May.

New BMX track for school obsessed with cycling

The track has been unveiled at Morpeth Road Primary, in Blyth, where pupils are cycle-mad

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Family and Children's Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Mon 09 May 2016, 10:00am, Confirmed


Tue 10 May 2016, 10:00am, Confirmed

Chairmen's Group

Tue 10 May 2016, 01:00pm, Confirmed

Local Services (Rural) Cabinet Advisory Group

Wed 11 May 2016, 10:00am, Confirmed

Local Development Framework CAG

Wed 11 May 2016, 11:00am, Confirmed

Local Services (Urban) Cabinet Advisory Group

Wed 11 May 2016, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Health and Wellbeing Board

Thu 12 May 2016, 10:00am, Confirmed

Capital Works Programme Working Group

Thu 12 May 2016, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Care and Well-being Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Tue 17 May 2016, 10:00am, Confirmed

Housing and Economic Growth Cabinet Advisory Group

Tue 17 May 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Schools' Forum

Wed 18 May 2016, 09:30am, Proposed

Cabinet/Area Chairs Working Group

Wed 18 May 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Area Chairs' Briefing

Wed 18 May 2016, 10:00am, Confirmed

Family and Children's Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Tue 24 May 2016, 10:00am, Proposed


Tue 24 May 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Planning and Performance Committee

Tue 24 May 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Audit Committee

Wed 25 May 2016, 10:15am, Proposed

Standing Advisory Council on Religious Education

Wed 25 May 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Corporate Performance Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Thu 26 May 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Pension Fund Panel

Fri 27 May 2016, 09:30am, Proposed


Tue 31 May 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Armed Forces Forum

Mon 06 Jun 2016, 10:30am, Proposed


Tue 07 Jun 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Chairmen's Group

Tue 07 Jun 2016, 01:00pm, Proposed

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Short Term Support Service (STSS) Care Worker South East Northumberland

To assist with the provision of physical, personal and emotional care to Service Users.

Reception Class Teacher (Maternity Cover)

Reception Class Teacher required from September 2016, to work in a three form team.

Education Other Than Schools (EOTAS) Teacher

To teach allocated pupil(s) receiving their education other than at school.

Class Teacher

Required for 1st September 2016, 1 year fixed term, Flexible hours 0.6-1.0 FTE, initially starting at 0.6 FTE

Administration Assistant (Education)

Individually and as part of the team to provide general office support

Procurement Specialist

Applications are invited for the position of Procurement Specialist in the Shared Procurement Service

Teacher of English

The Governors seek to appoint an excellent and imaginative English Teacher who will make a real difference for our students.

KS1 Class Teachers- The Federation of Longhorsley and Whalton C of E First Schools

Required from September 2016

Full-time (Fixed Term) Teacher- Morpeth All Saints CE Aided First School

Initially required for Nursery class with effect from 1st September 2016 until 31st August 2017.

School Cook - Whitfield C of E Aided Primary School

Required as soon as possible. Fixed term from 6 June until 31 December 2016.

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