Be Caring Newcastle Tyneside

Be Caring Newcastle Tyneside

With a fantastic, hard-working and dedicated team of more than 200 Care professionals, Be Caring provides more than 11,000 hours of weekly care support in Newcastle, Gateshead, and North Tyneside;

  • Home Support in Newcastle and North Tyneside
  • Home from Hospital in Newcastle
  • Complex and Palliative Care in Newcastle, Gateshead and North Tyneside
  • Dementia Care in Newcastle (supported living scheme)
  • Independent Supported Living services for people Autism and Learning in Newcastle and Gateshead (provided by our LIFE service…)

 

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We’re always looking for genuine, like-minded people who share our values, to join our team.

 

Home Support

Be Caring has 80 home care assistants delivering over 2,000 hours of home care every week across Newcastle upon Tyne and North Tyneside.

Home Support in Newcastle

Medication management
Moving and positioning, including use of equipment
Assistance with preparation of meals/drinks
Sitting service
Enabling people to access the local community
Assistance with domestic tasks, including laundry, cleaning and shopping
Personal care, including intimate care with dignity

Complex Care

The complex and palliative care team delivers over 4,500 hours of personalised care every week across Newcastle upon Tyne, Gateshead and North Tyneside. Complex and palliative care requires dedication, commitment and a genuine will to make a difference.

Complex Care Explained

The goal is to make sure our customers’ needs are met, where they feel most comfortable, within their own homes. We aim to deliver the highest standard of care services in Newcastle, that we can be proud to say we have been a part of. As a social enterprise, owned by our colleagues, we choose to put people before profits.

Nutritional needs via PEG
Bowel care
Tracheostomy care
Spinal injury associated care
Ventilation needs
Assistance with suction
Acquired brain injury (ABI) associated needs
Support with epilepsy including rescue medication administration
Dealing with autonomic dysreflexia (AD) attacks
Complex moving and positioning, including the use of equipment
Supporting our service users to access the local community, through college, support and hobbies
One to one support for residents within care homes
Personal care, including intimate care with dignity
Administration/prompting of medication
Preparation of meals/drinks

Palliative Care

The palliative care assistant service is designed to reduce and relieve symptoms of cancer and its treatment. Firstly we offer support for dealing with pain.  Secondly, we help deal with anxieties and worries concerning symptoms and treatment. The goal is for our clients to remain as content and comfortable as possible.

Palliative Care Explained

Emotional and social support
Personal care, including intimate care with dignity
Administration/prompting of medication
Pain monitoring
Pressure care
Mouth care
Preparation of meals/drinks
Moving and positioning, including use of equipment
Helping families making arrangements
Liaising with health care professionals and families 
Adhering to and respecting religious beliefs and preferences
Bereavement support for families

Hospital to Home

We also run a home from hospital service within Newcastle upon Tyne. We have a 400 hour contract with Newcastle City Council to assist with safe hospital discharge. An incredibly varied and fulfilling service involving the support of service users to regain their independence after illness, in all areas of their lives.

 

Independent Supported Living (ISL) – LIFE by Be Caring

Life by Be Caring. Living Independently for Everyone (LIFE) is a flagship service in Newcastle. We’re dedicated to supporting adults with learning difficulties and physical and mental disabilities. Find out more

 

Training and Support

Our training and support develops knowledge, understanding and skills.  Resulting in the lives of those we support becoming the best they can be.

Be Caring Training and Support

It’s our our mission to become community-warriors and smile-givers. Firstly, we need people with a genuine will to care for others. Secondly, you must have an understanding of putting others’ needs before your own.

5 day induction
At least 16 hours shadowing a fully trained colleague
Regular update training
Constant access to support whilst at work, with access to an out of hours line for any concerns they may have
Access to apprenticeship/diploma qualifications
Specific training around your service users’ medical needs
Additional training in relation to the role

Office Administrator for Home Care Services in Tyneside – Newcastle

Be Caring Tyneside is looking to recruit an experienced Office Administrator to join our friendly dedicated Home Care Services teams at our Newcastle office in the Regent Centre area.

The successful candidate will provide administrative support including; filing, training log management, scheduling meetings and more. You will be confident with the use of technology including window applications such as Word and Excel.

We are looking for an individual who excels using their own initiative with a can do attitude and has a friendly, bubbly nature.

Salary: £18,00 per annum
Contract: 37.5hrs per week
Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday

Closing date for applications: Friday 3rd July with shortlisted candidates being invited to interview in due course

  • Salary: £18,025 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Postcode/Area: NE3 3LZ
  • Additions: Other benefits: paid DBS, gift vouchers for birthdays and Christmas, refer a friend scheme
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Drivers for Shiremoor – North Tyneside

Female drivers needed to work within Shiremoor and the surrounding areas. providing care and support to our customers living in this location. You will provide person-centred care, which promotes independence through enabling approaches and connecting people to local groups and services.

Vacancies: 2 x Full Time
Shifts: 7:00am-9:30pm with alternate weekend working
Pay: £8.75p/hr + 20p visit payment
Paid holidays and bank holidays
Under 25s - your hourly rate will be no different from the rate stated below
Training and Learning: paid induction, care certificate, level 2 & 3 in health and social care
Other benefits: paid DBS, gift vouchers for birthdays and Christmas, refer a friend scheme

  • Salary: £8.75 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE27
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Drivers for North Shields – North Tyneside

Female drivers needed to work within North Shield and surrounding areas, providing care and support to our customers living in this location. You will provide person-centred care, which promotes independence through enabling approaches and connecting people to local and services.

Vacancies: 2 posts available
Hours: Full-Time
Shifts: 7:00am-9:30pm
Pay: £8.75p/hr + 20p visit payment
Paid holidays and bank holidays
Under 25s - your hourly rate will be no different from the rate stated below
Training and Learning: paid induction, care certificate, level 2 & 3 in health and social care
Other benefits: paid DBS, gift vouchers for birthdays and Christmas, refer a friend scheme

  • Salary: £8.75 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE29
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile
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Female Home Care Support Workers – Drivers for Tynemouth – North Tyneside

Female drivers needed to work within the Tynemouth area, providing care and support to our customers living in this location. You will provide person-centred care, which promotes independence through enabling approaches and connecting people to local groups and services.

Vacancies: 3 x Full-Time
Shifts: 7:00am-9:30pm with alternate weekend working
Pay: £8.75p/hr + 20p visit payment
Paid holidays and bank holidays
Under 25s - your hourly rate will be no different from the rate stated
Training and Learning: paid induction, care certificate, level 2 & 3 in health and social care
Other benefits: paid DBS, gift vouchers for birthdays and Christmas, refer a friend scheme

  • Salary: £8.75 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE30
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Driver Needed for Complex Care in Gateshead

Female driver needed to provide personalised care and support to people living in the Gateshead area.

You will provide person-centred care, which promotes independence through enabling approaches and connecting people to local groups and services.

You must be able to drive and have access to a vehicle.

Vacancy - 1 x Full Time
Shifts: 7:00am-9:00pm (two week rolling rota - Week1 Monday, Saturday, Sunday & Week2 Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)
Under 25s - your hourly rate will be no different from the rate stated below
Training and Learning: paid induction, care certificate, level 2 & 3 in health and social care
Other benefits: paid DBS, gift vouchers for birthdays and Christmas, refer a friend scheme

  • Salary: £9.00 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Postcode/Area: NE8. NE9. NE10. NE11
  • Additions: Paid mileage - 30p/mile
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Drivers for Wallsend – North Tyneside

Female drivers needed to work within the Wallsend area, providing care and support to our customers living in this location. You will provide person-centred care, which promotes independence through enabling approaches and connecting people to local groups and services.

Shifts: 7:00am-9:30pm
Pay: £8.75p/hr + 20p visit payment
Hours: Full Time
Paid holidays and bank holidays
Under 25s - your hourly rate will be no different from the rate stated below
Training and Learning: paid induction, care certificate, level 2 & 3 in health and social care
Other benefits: paid DBS, gift vouchers for birthdays and Christmas, refer a friend scheme

  • Salary: £8.75 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Postcode/Area: NE28, NE29
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Walker for Howden – North Tyneside

Female walkers needed to work within the Howden area, providing care and support to our customers living in this location. You will provide person-centred care, which promotes independence through enabling approaches and connecting people to local groups and services.

Vacancies: 3 x Full Time
Shifts: 7:00am-9:30pm
Pay: £8.75p/hr + 20p visit payment
Hours: Full Time
Paid holidays and bank holidays
Under 25s - your hourly rate will be no different from the rate stated below
Training and Learning: paid induction, care certificate, level 2 & 3 in health and social care
Other benefits: paid DBS, gift vouchers for birthdays and Christmas, refer a friend scheme

  • Salary: £8.75 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE28
  • Additions: 20p visit payments made for every call completed
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Drivers for Late Shifts in Throckley and West Denton – Newcastle

Female drivers needed to provide care and support to our customers so that they remain independent and live happy, fulfilled lives. You will provide person-centred care, which promotes independence through enabling approaches and connecting people to local groups and services.

You MUST be able to drive and have access to a vehicle to travel between care calls.

Vacancies: 2 x Full Time roles
Shifts: 3:00pm-10:00pm with alternate weekend working
Under 25s - your hourly rate will be no different from the rate stated below
Training and Learning: paid induction, care certificate, level 2 & 3 in health and social care
Other benefits: paid DBS, gift vouchers for birthdays and Christmas, refer a friend scheme

  • Salary: £8.75 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE5, NE15
  • Additions: 20p visit payment made for every call competed Mileage paid at 30p p/mile
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Drivers for Early Shifts in Throckley and West Denton – Newcastle

Female drivers needed to provide care and support to our customers so that they remain independent and live happy, fulfilled lives. You will provide person-centred care, which promotes independence through enabling approaches and connecting people to local groups and services.

You MUST be able to drive and have access to a vehicle to travel between care calls.

Vacancies: 2 x Full Time roles
Shifts: 07:00am - 3:00pm with alternate weekend working
Under 25s - your hourly rate will be no different from the rate stated below
Training and Learning: paid induction, care certificate, level 2 & 3 in health and social care
Other benefits: paid DBS, gift vouchers for birthdays and Christmas, refer a friend scheme

  • Salary: £8.75 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE5, NE15
  • Additions: 20p visit payment made for every call competed Mileage paid at 30p p/mile
Read More & Apply

Female Home Care Support Worker – Weekend Driver in Fenham – Newcastle

Female driver needed to provide care and support to our customers so that they remain independent and live happy, fulfilled lives. You will provide person-centred care, which promotes independence through enabling approaches and connecting people to local groups and services.

You MUST be able to drive and have access to a vehicle to travel between care calls.

Vacancies: Part-Time Weekend Working Only
Shifts: 07:00am - 9:30pm
Under 25s - your hourly rate will be no different from the rate stated below
Training and Learning: paid induction, care certificate, level 2 & 3 in health and social care
Other benefits: paid DBS, gift vouchers for birthdays and Christmas, refer a friend scheme

  • Salary: £8.75 per hour
  • Contract Type: Part Time, Permanent
  • Postcode/Area: NE5
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile
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Home Care Support Worker – Drivers Needed for Home from Hospital Service – Newcastle

Drivers needed to work flexible shifts, providing care and support individuals coming out of hospital. You will provide person-centred care, which promotes independence through enabling approaches and connecting people to local groups and services.

Successful candidates will work as part of an integral team with the goal to enable our customers to continue to live at home.

Due to the nature of the work and the fast paced, rapid response required we are looking for people who can be flexible. You will work on set days with a willingness to pick up work at short notice.

Vacancies: Full and Part Time
Contracts: Guaranteed 16hrs per week
Shifts: Set working days, required to be available 7:00am-10:00pm
Paid holidays and bank holidays
Under 25s - your hourly rate will be no different from the rate stated below

  • Salary: £8.75 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Part Time, Permanent
  • Postcode/Area: NE3, NE5, NE6, NE15
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile 20p visit payment made for every call you attend
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Experienced Female Home Care Support Worker – Driver Needed for Complex Care in Fawdon – Newcastle

We have an amazing opportunity for you to make a difference and thrive in a very rewarding role.

We are looking for a self-motivated and passionate individual to provide personalised care and support for a female customer living in the Fawdon area with complex needs.

As an integral part of this friendly team you will ensure that all care is provided in a respectful manner. Providing care that promoted good health, independence and well-being.

Driving licence holder with access to own vehicle for work purposes.

Vacancy: 1 x Full Time
Shifts: Various shift pattern available including mornings, evenings, weekends and sleep overs.
Training and Learning: Paid Induction, Care Certificate, Level 2 & 3 in Health and Social Care.
Other Benefits: Paid DBS, Gift Vouchers for Birthday and Christmas, Refer a Friend Scheme

  • Salary: £9.00 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Postcode/Area: NE3
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Experienced Female Home Care Support Worker – Driver for Complex Care In Seaton Burn – Newcastle

We have an amazing opportunity for you to make a difference and thrive in a very rewarding role.

We are looking for a self-motivated and passionate individual to provide personalised care and support for a female customer living in the Seaton Burn area with complex needs.

As an integral part of this friendly team you will ensure that all care is provided in a respectful manner. Providing care that promoted good health, independence and well-being.

Driving licence holder with access to own vehicle for work purposes.

Vacancy: 1 x Full Time
Shifts: 12 hour shifts, three shifts per week and alternate weekend working
Training and Learning: Paid Induction, Care Certificate, Level 2 & 3 in Health and Social Care.
Other Benefits: Paid DBS, Gift Vouchers for Birthday and Christmas, Refer a Friend Scheme

  • Salary: £9.00 per hour
  • Postcode/Area: NE13
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