Stump up to support business through new restrictions, Catherine McKinnell tells Government

Newcastle North MP, Catherine McKinnell, has called on the Government to provide financial support to businesses affected by the new lockdown restrictions. Speaking in a debate in the House of Commons on local lockdown restrictions in the North, Catherine said: “The Government knew when this virus first hit earlier this year that its public health … Continue reading Stump up to support business through new restrictions, Catherine McKinnell tells Government

Thousands more children could be living with family members instead of in the care system

This week is Kinship Care Week – a national week to raise awareness, understanding and recognition of the role of kinship carers. Family or friends raising children who cannot live with their parents and who would otherwise be at risk of entering the care system. Catherine is proud to chair the cross-party Parliamentary Taskforce on … Continue reading Thousands more children could be living with family members instead of in the care system

‘It’s not good enough just to say we are all in this together – new mums need support’

Newcastle North MP, Catherine McKinnell, has today led a petitions debate in Parliament to urge the Government to step up to the plate to support new parents. Speaking in Westminster Hall, in the first petitions debate since the pandemic, Catherine said:  “It has been almost six months since this petition started and many new parents … Continue reading ‘It’s not good enough just to say we are all in this together – new mums need support’

Join My Team – Senior Caseworker / Communications Manager

Job Title: Senior Casework/Communications Manager Location: Newcastle upon Tyne Salary: In line with IPSA pay scales (£28,311 – £39,981) Job Details Catherine is looking for a highly motivated individual with excellent organisational, customer service and communication skills to join her team in Newcastle North. The role will involve managing and co-ordinating a professional and comprehensive … Continue reading Join My Team – Senior Caseworker / Communications Manager