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

Female Team Leader – Domiciliary Home Care Service (Drivers Only) – Newcastle and North Tyneside

Be Caring Tyneside is looking to recruit two experienced and dynamic individual to join our growing Home Care services as a Team Leader across the Tyneside area.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful candidate to be part of a ambitious, sector leading organisation.

Vacancy: 1 x Full Time Post
Contact: 37.5hrs per week
Shifts: 9:00am-5:00pm (with flexibility to cover care calls when required)
On-Call Duties: Undertaking on a rota basis with some weekend working included

Closing date for applications: November 30th

  • Salary: £19,000 per annum
  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE3
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 40p per mile Generous on-call payments paid on top of basic salary
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Female and Male Home Carers – Full Time Drivers for Various Locations Across Newcastle

Female and Male home carers needed to provide care and support to our customers across the Newcastle area 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.

Vacancies: Full Time
Salary: £8.95p/hr (20p visit payment included)
Shifts: 7:00am-10:00pm (You may not work these hours however you are required to be available during these core hours)
Alternate Weekend Working
Mileage: Paid at 40p per mile
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: £8.95 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE1, NE2, NE3, NE4, NE5, NE6, NE15
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 40p per mile
Read More & Apply

Female Home Carer – Driver for Evening and Weekends North Shields – North Tyneside

Female Home Carer needed to work within North Shields 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 services.

Vacancies: Part Time
Shifts: Evening and Weekends
Pay: £8.95 (20p visit payment included)
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: £8.95 per hour
  • Contract Type: Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE29
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 40p per mile 20p visit payment for every care call undertaken
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Female Home Carer – Walkers for Complex & Palliative Services In Gateshead – Gateshead

Experienced care workers required to join our Complex Care department. We are looking for passionate, values-driven people to provide personalised care and support to our customers living within the Gateshead area.

Vacancies: Full Time and Part Time
Shifts: 7:00am - 10:00pm (You may not work these hours but you will be required to be available)
Alternate Weekend Working
Pay for complex: £9.70 p/hr (20p visit payment included)
Pay for Palliative/Non Complex: £9.05 (20p visit payment included)
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: £9.05 - £9.70 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE8, NE9, NE10, NE11
Read More & Apply

Home Carer – Waking and Sleeping Night Sits for Complex and Palliative Care Services – Gateshead

Home Care workers required to join our Complex Care and Palliative department working waking night sits. We are looking for passionate, values-driven people to provide personalised care and support to our customers living in the Newcastle.

Vacancies: Full and Part Time
Shifts: 8:00pm - 8:00am (Sitting services, one location but shifts times may vary dependent on the needs of the customer)
Pay for complex: £9.50p/hr
Pay for palliative/non complex: £8.85
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: £8.85 - £9.50 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE8, NE9, NE10, NE11
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Home Carer – Waking and Sleeping Night Sits for Complex and Palliative Care Services – Newcastle

Home Care workers required to join our Complex Care and Palliative department working waking night sits. We are looking for passionate, values-driven people to provide personalised care and support to our customers living in the Newcastle.

Vacancies: Full and Part Time
Shifts: 8:00pm - 8:00am (Sitting services, one location but shifts times may vary dependent on the needs of the customer)
Pay for complex: £9.50p/hr
Pay for palliative/non complex: £8.85
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: £8.85 - £9.50 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE1, NE2, NE3, NE4, NE5, NE6, NE15
Read More & Apply

Home Carer – Day Sits for Complex and Palliative Care Services – Newcastle

Home Care workers required to join our Complex Care and Palliative department. We are looking for passionate, values-driven people to provide personalised care and support to our customers living in the Newcastle.

Vacancies: Full and Part Time
Shifts: 7:00am - 10:00pm (Sitting services, one location but shifts times may vary dependent on the needs of the customer)
Pay for complex: £9.50p/hr
Pay for palliative/non complex: £8.85p/hr
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: £8.85 - £9.50 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE1. NE2. NE3. NE4, NE5, NE6, NE15
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Home Carer – Drivers and Walkers for Complex and Palliative Services in Lemington, Westerhope and West Denton – Newcastle

Experienced care workers required to join our Complex and Palliative Care department. We are looking for passionate, values-driven people to provide personalised care and support to our customers living in the Lemington, Westerhope and West Denton areas.

Vacancies: Full and Part Time Drivers or Walkers
Shifts: 7:00am-3:00pm | 3:00pm-10:00pm | 7:00am-10:00pm
Pay for complex: £9.70p/hr (20p visit payment included)
Pay for palliative/non complex (20p visit payment included)
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: £9.05 - £9.70 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE5, NE15
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 40p per mile for drivers
Read More & Apply

Home Carer – Drivers and Walkers for Complex and Palliative Services In Fawdon, Gosforth and Kenton – Newcastle

Experienced care workers required to join our Complex Care and Palliative Care department. We are looking for passionate, values-driven people to provide personalised care and support to our customers living in Fawdon, Gosforth and Kenton areas.

Vacancies: Full and Part Time Drivers or Walkers
Shifts: 7:00am-3:00pm | 3:00pm-10:00pm | 7:00am-10:00pm
Pay for complex: £9.70 p/hr (20p visit payment included)
Pat for palliative/non complex: £9.05 (20p visit payment included)
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: £9.05 - £9.70 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE3
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 40p per mile for drivers
Read More & Apply

Home Carer – Driver and Walkers for Complex and Palliative Services in Arthurs Hill, Benwell and Fenham – Newcastle

Experienced care workers required to join our Complex Care department. We are looking for passionate, values-driven people to provide personalised care and support to our customers living in Arthurs Hill, Benwell and Fenham areas. You may be required to work outside of these areas at times.

Vacancies: Full and Part Time Drivers and Walkers
Shifts: 7:00am-3:00pm | 3:00pm-10:00pm | 7:00am-10:00pm
Pay for complex: £9.70p/hr (20p visit payment included)
Pay for palliative/non complex: £9.05 (20p visit payment included)
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: £9.05 - £9.70 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE4
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 40p per mile for drivers
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Female Home Carer – Drivers for Complex and Palliative Services In Gateshead – Tyneside

Experienced care workers required to join our Complex Care department. We are looking for passionate, values-driven people to provide personalised care and support to our customers living within the Gateshead area.

Vacancies: Full Time
Shifts: 7:00am - 10:00pm (You may not work these hours but you will be required to be available)
Alternate Weekend Working
Pay for complex: £9.70 p/hr (20p visit payment included)
Pay for Palliative/Non Complex: £9.05 (20p visit payment included)
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: £9.05 - £9.70 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE8, NE9, NE10, NE11
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 40p per mile for drivers
Read More & Apply

Female Home Carer – Part Time Walker for Jesmond – Newcastle

Female home carers needed to provide care and support to our customers within the Jesmond area, 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.

Vacancies: 1 x Part Time
Rate of Pay: £8.95 (20p visit payment included)
Shifts: Early 7:00am-10:00pm (Could be during these hours but not necessarily all day)
Mileage: Paid at 40p per mile
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: £8.95 per hour
  • Contract Type: Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE2, NE6
  • Additions: 20p visit payment paid for every care call undertaken
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Female Home Carer – Full or Part Time Walkers for Kenton – Newcastle

Female home carers needed to provide care and support to our customers living within the Kenton area. Supporting our customers 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.

Vacancies: 2 x Full Time or 4 x Part Time
Rate of Pay: £8.95 (20p visit payment included)
Various Shifts: Early 7:00am-3:30pm | Late 3:00pm-10:30pm | Full Days 7:00am-10:30pm
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: £8.95 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: ne3
  • Additions: 20p visit payment paid for every care call undertaken.
Read More & Apply

Home Carer – Day Sits for Complex and Palliative Care Services – Gateshead

Home Care workers required to join our Complex Care and Palliative department. We are looking for passionate, values-driven people to provide personalised care and support to our customers living in the Gateshead area.

Vacancies: Full and Part Time
Shifts: 7:00am - 10:00pm (Sitting services, one location but shifts times may vary dependent on the needs of the customer)
Pay for complex: £9.50p/hr
Pay for palliative/non complex: £8.85p/hr
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: £8.85 - £9.50 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE8, NE9, NE10, NE11
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Female Home Carer – Full Time Driver for Gosforth and Kenton – Newcastle

Female home carers 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.

Vacancy: Full Time
Salary: £8.95 (20p visit payments included)
Shifts: Early 7:00am-10:00pm (You may not work these hours however you are required to be available during these core hours)
Mileage: Paid at 40p per mile
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: £8.95 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE3
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 40p per mile 20p visit payment for every care call undertaken
Read More & Apply

Female Home Carer – Part Time Walkers for Chapel House and Chapel Park – Newcastle

Female home carers needed to provide care and support to our customers living within the Chapel House and Chapel Park areas. Supporting these customers 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.

Vacancies: Part Time
Rate of Pay: £8.95 (20p visit payment included)
Shifts: Early 7:00am-3:30pm | Late 3:00pm-10:30pm
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: £8.95 per hour
  • Contract Type: Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE5
  • Additions: 20p visit payment made for every care call completed
Read More & Apply

Female Home Carer – Part Time Walkers for West Denton and Westerhope – Newcastle

Female home carers needed to provide care and support to our customers living within the West Denton and Westerhope areas. Supporting these customers 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.

Vacancies: Part Time
Rate of Pay: £8.95 (20p visit payment included)
Shifts: Early 7:00am-3:30pm or Late 3:00pm-10:30pm
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: £8.95 per hour
  • Contract Type: Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE5
  • Additions: 20p visit payment made for every care call completed
Read More & Apply

Female Home Carer – Full and Part Time Drivers for Walker – Newcastle

Female home carers needed to provide care and support to our customers within the Walker area, 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.

Vacancies: Full and Part Time
Rate of Pay: £8.95 (20p visit payment included)
Shifts: Early 7:00am-10:00pm (Could be during these hours but not necessarily all day)
Mileage: Paid at 40p per mile
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: £8.95 per hour
  • Contract Type: Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE6
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 40p per mile
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Female Home Carer – Full Time Walkers For The Walker Area – Newcastle

Female home carers 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.

Vacancies: Full Time Roles
Rate of Pay: £8.95 (20p visit payment included)
Shifts: Early 7:00am-10:00pm (Calls could be during these times, this does not however necessarily mean you with work a full day)
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: £8.95 per hour
  • Contract Type: Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE6
  • Additions: 20p visit payment for every care call undertaken
Read More & Apply

Female Home Carer – Part Time Drivers for Lemington and Throckley – Newcastle

Female home carers 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.

Vacancies: Part Time
Salary: £8.95 (20p visit payments included)
Shifts: Early 7:00am-10:00pm (You may not work these hours however you are required to be available during these core hours)
Mileage: Paid at 40p per mile
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: £8.95 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE15
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 40p per mile 20p visit payment for every care call undertaken
Read More & Apply
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