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Education and Benefits Team Bring Over £500,000 into County

A project between education staff and the Benefits Team at Northumberland County Council has brought over £500,000 of pupil premium funding into the county.

Alcohol Awareness week tackling issues of underage drinking.

The Alnwick and Amble Community Alcohol Partnership (CAP), led by Northumberland County Council, is holding a range of activities throughout Alcohol Awareness Week, highlighting the dangers associated with alcohol.

New Local Plan will set policies for next 20 years

A new timetable has been laid out for preparation of the Northumberland Local Plan - the key planning policies for the county up to 2036.

Raising awareness of the advantages of regular HIV testing

Community health experts are raising awareness of the need for regular testing as part of national HIV testing week which starts on November 18.

Masterplanning events could be rolled out across county

Hundreds of residents have had their say on Morpeth’s future - with the county council now encouraging other towns to come forward.

Working​ ​Together​ ​to​ ​Reduce​​​ ​Harm​ ​Caused​ ​by​ ​Alcohol​ ​and​ ​Drugs​ ​

Partners from across Northumberland along with Councillors gathered on Tuesday (7th November) at an alcohol and drug forum organised by Northumberland County Council.

Council cracks down on tenancy fraud

Northumberland County Council is leading the way in tenancy fraud awareness in the region, following the establishment of the North East Tenancy Fraud Forum (NE-TFF) earlier this year.

Firefighters tackle blaze at Pegswood Waste Management Site

A fire has broken out at Sanders Plant And Waste Management site in Pegswood, near Morpeth.

Morpeth Masterplan online survey

Morpeth residents can still have their say on how the town develops over the next few years - by taking part in an online survey.

New drop off and pick up point will see safer and healthier travel to school

A project just completed in Cramlington is set to improve parking issues and alleviate traffic congestion at peak times near Shanklea Primary School.

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Health and Wellbeing OSC

Tue 21 Nov 2017, 10:00am, Confirmed

Audit Committee

Wed 22 Nov 2017, 10:15am, Confirmed

Communities and Place OSC

Wed 22 Nov 2017, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Cramlington, Bedlington and Seaton Valley Local Area Council

Wed 22 Nov 2017, 06:00pm, Confirmed


Thu 23 Nov 2017, 10:00am, Confirmed

Corporate Services and Economic Growth OSC

Thu 23 Nov 2017, 11:00am, Confirmed

North Northumberland Local Area Council

Thu 23 Nov 2017, 03:00pm, Confirmed

Pension Fund Panel

Fri 24 Nov 2017, 09:30am, Confirmed

Local Development Framework Working Group

Mon 27 Nov 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

Local Area Councils’ Chairs Briefing

Wed 29 Nov 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

Corporate Services and Economic Growth OSC

Mon 04 Dec 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

Armed Forces Forum

Tue 05 Dec 2017, 10:30am, Proposed

Strategic Planning Committee

Tue 05 Dec 2017, 06:00pm, Proposed

Family and Children's Services OSC

Wed 06 Dec 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

Audit Committee

Wed 06 Dec 2017, 02:00pm, Proposed

Licensing and Regulatory Sub Committee

Thu 07 Dec 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

LGPS Local Pension Board

Mon 11 Dec 2017, 09:30am, Proposed

Castle Morpeth Local Area Council

Mon 11 Dec 2017, 04:00pm, Proposed


Tue 12 Dec 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

Tynedale Local Area Council

Tue 12 Dec 2017, 04:00pm, Proposed

Safeguarding and Corporate Parenting Group

Wed 13 Dec 2017, 02:00pm, Proposed

Ashington and Blyth Local Area Council

Wed 13 Dec 2017, 04:00pm, Proposed

Health and Well-being Board

Thu 14 Dec 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

Local Development Framework Working Group

Mon 18 Dec 2017, 10:00am, Proposed

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Teacher (Key Stage English) - two vacancies - Highfield Middle School - Required in the Spring Term

We have 2 maternity posts available in the new year. One is expected to start in January and the other in February.

Procurement Officer - Spend Opportunity Assessment

The Shared Procurement Service require a Procurement Officer

Reception Class Teacher - Seaton Sluice First School - Required January 2017

Maternity Cover

Caretaker, Stakeford Primary School



Teaching Assistant – Whittingham C of E Primary School.

15 hours Variable Hours Contract Temporary for 2 terms.

Accounts Payable Assistant

To assist in the process of the accounts payable function for the Council

Teacher - Belsay First School - Required April 2018 or preferably sooner

0.5 FTE Lower Key Stage 2 Class Teacher

Cleaner Ringway Primary School

One year fixed term contract Hours per week :7.5

Project Support Officer

Required to support the successful implementation and delivery of the Council's capital programme.

Key Stage 1 [Year 1 and 2 mixed] - Seaton Delaval First School

Required from Easter 2018

MPR/ UPS full time, for one year [3 terms] to cover a maternity leave

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