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Next phase of plans to regenerate county’s market towns

Plans to protect frontline council services in Northumberland and regenerate the county’s market towns are continuing as the sale of a further number of council buildings and sites are market tested.

Northumberland parks named as some of the best in Britain

Northumberland has some of the best parks in Britain – and that’s official.

Ambitious plans to revitalise Berwick’s Swan Centre

Proposals for a £3.5m redevelopment are now taking shape.

Partnership Work Winners

The partnership work of Northumberland County Council’s Health and Wellbeing team, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Northumbria Police and Northumberland Domestic Abuse Service was recognised, when they were announced winners of the Partnership Working Award at a recent ceremony.

Northumberland demonstrates natural disaster e-learning resource

A new e-learning resource on natural disasters has been demonstrated in Northumberland ahead of its launch.

Refurbishment of Alnwick's King Street is complete

A major £700,000 scheme to refurbish some of Alnwick’s oldest council houses in the heart of the town has been completed by Northumberland County Council.

Council's charity cheque for RVI research project

A north east based research project that is studying the causes and treatment of pulmonary fibrosis was the beneficiary of a £5,154 donation from Northumberland County Council’s civic head who raised the money during her term in office.

New affordable housing for Shilbottle

Local residents have recently moved into a new affordable housing development in Shilbottle which has been funded and developed by Northumberland County Council.

Council welcomes flood defence investment

Plans to invest millions improving flood defences in the region have been welcomed by Northumberland County Council.

New Deputy Chief Fire Officer for Northumberland

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

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Economic Growth and Strategic Transport Overview and Scrutiny

Tue 26 Jul 2016, 10:00am, Confirmed

Planning Committee

Tue 26 Jul 2016, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Communities and Local Services Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Wed 27 Jul 2016, 10:30am, Confirmed

Audit Committee

Wed 27 Jul 2016, 10:15am, Confirmed

Arts, Leisure and Culture Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Wed 27 Jul 2016, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Primary Care Applications Working Party

Thu 28 Jul 2016, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Strategic Planning Committee

Tue 02 Aug 2016, 02:00pm, Confirmed

Licensing Hearing

Wed 10 Aug 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Corporate Parenting Panel

Wed 10 Aug 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Health and Wellbeing Board

Thu 11 Aug 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Capital Works Programme Working Group

Thu 11 Aug 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Tenants' Voice

Thu 18 Aug 2016, 05:30pm, Proposed

Planning Committee

Tue 23 Aug 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Licensing and Regulatory Committee

Wed 24 Aug 2016, 01:30pm, Proposed

Licensing Committee

Wed 24 Aug 2016, 02:00pm, Proposed

Licensing and Regulatory Committee

Thu 25 Aug 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

Licensing and Regulatory Sub-committee

Thu 25 Aug 2016, 10:00am, Proposed

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Procurement Specialist

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

Senior Practitioner (Children's Services)

Senior Practitioner based within the Transformation Team

Senior Procurement Specialist

Applications are invited for a Senior Procurement Specialist in the Shared Procurement Service.

Senior Practitioner (Children's Centre West)

Provide supervision for a specified group of social work staff and assist the team manager in managing budgets.

Early Years / Year 1 Practitioner- Wark C of E First School

To work on a variable hours contract 0.2 to 1 FTE (initially 0.5).

Procurement Specialist

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

Pensions Administrator

To administer the LGPS in respect of the Northumberland Pension Fund and the Fire & Rescue pension schemes.

Catering Assistant - Astley Community High School

Variable hours of 15-22.5 hours per week, term-time plus 4 days during the school holidays

Care Supervisor

To help with the physical and emotional care of the service users to promote their independence.

Senior Procurement Officer

Applications are invited for a Senior Procurement Officer in the Shared Procurement Service.

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