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

Home Care Support Worker – Full Time 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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Home Care Support Worker – Full Time 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
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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Home Care Support Workers – Full Time 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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Home Care Support Worker – Full Time 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 – Full Time Drivers for Whitley Bay – North Tyneside

Female drivers needed to work within Whitley Bay 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
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: NE26
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile 20p visit payment for every care call undertaken
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Home Care Support Worker – Walkers Needed 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: 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 – Full Time Drivers for Early or 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: 4 x Full Time roles
Shifts: Early 7:00am-3:00pm & Late 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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Male Home Care Support Worker – Full Time Drivers for Fawdon, Gosforth and Kenton – Newcastle

Male drivers required to work within the Fawdon, Gosforth and Kenton 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
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
  • Postcode/Area: NE3
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile 20p visit payment for every care call undertaken
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Drivers for Early or Late Shifts in Heaton and Walker – Newcastle

Female drivers needed to work within Heaton and Walker 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 and Part Time
Shifts: 7:00am-1:00pm or 1:00pm-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
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 v

  • Salary: £8.75 per hour
  • Contract Type: Full Time, Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE6, NE7
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile 20p visit payment for every care call undertaken
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Home Care Support Worker – Full and Part Time Drivers for Complex Care Services – Gateshead

We are looking for a self-motivated and passionate individuals to provide personalised care and support our customers within the Gateshead area with complex needs.

Successful candidates will be integral in providing care that promotes good health, independence and well-being.

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

Salary: £9p/hr
Vacancies: Full & Part Time
Shifts: 7:00am-9:00pm or 7:00am-3:00pm / 3:00pm-9:00pm
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, Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE8, NE9, NE10, NE11
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Part Time Walker Required for Fenham – Newcastle

Female Home Support Workers required 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 Part-Time (Weekend Working Only)
Shifts: 7:00am-3:00pm
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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Learning Disabilities Support Worker – Shared Living Scheme in West Denton

LIFE by Be Caring is looking to recruit experienced Support Workers to join our Shared Living Scheme in the West Denton area.

The purpose of this role is to provide tailored person centred support to tenants living within the scheme. The support you provide will involve; health and wellbeing. improvement of life skills and engagement within the community.

Vacancies: 2 Full Time roles
Salary: £8.95p/hr
Shifts: 8:00am-10:00pm
Weekends: Working on a rota basis
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, Permanent
  • Postcode/Area: NE5
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Activity and Care Support Worker – Shared Living Dementia Bungalows – Newcastle

Activities and Care Support Workers required to join our Dementia specialised bungalows in the Brunswick Village and Dinnington Village areas of Newcastle upon Tyne.

You will provide activity based support to our customers within the service, support that is person-centred and tailored to the needs of the individuals. You will be an enthusiastic, driven individual with a can do attitude who has a good working knowledge of dementia care. You will be able to engage and stimulate individuals living with dementia ensuring that the well-being and mental health needs of the our customers are met.

Vacancies: Full or Part Time
Shifts: 7:45am-8:00pm
Alternate weekend working
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
  • Postcode/Area: NE13
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Part Time Drivers Required for Late Shifts In Palliative Care – Gateshead

Female Home Care Support Workers needed to provide care and support with kindness and compassion, enabling our customers to remain within their home environment whilst receiving palliative care.

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

Vacancies: 2 x Part Time
Shifts: 3:00pm-10:00pm
Under 25's: 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: Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: Various Postrcodes Across Gateshead
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile 20p visit payment made for every call competed
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Part Time Drivers Required for Early Shifts In Palliative Care – Gateshead

Female Home Care Support Workers needed to provide care and support with kindness and compassion, enabling our customers to remain within their home environment whilst receiving palliative care.

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

Vacancies: 2 x Part Time
Shifts: 07:00am-3:00pm
Under 25's: 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: Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: Various Postcodes Across Gateshead
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile 20p visit payment made for every call competed
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Part Time Drivers Required for Late Shifts In Palliative Care – Newcastle

Female Home Care Support Workers needed to provide care and support with kindness and compassion, enabling our customers to remain within their home environment whilst receiving palliative care.

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

Vacancies: 2 x Part Time
Shifts: 3:00pm-10:00pm
Under 25's: 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: Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: Various Postcodes Across Newcastle
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile 20p visit payment made for every call competed
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Part Time Drivers Required for Early Shifts In Palliative Care – Newcastle

Female Home Care Support Workers needed to provide care and support with kindness and compassion, enabling our customers to remain within their home environment whilst receiving palliative care.

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

Vacancies: 2 x Part Time
Shifts: 07:00am-3:00pm
Under 25's: 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: Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: Various Postcodes Across Newcastle
  • Additions: Mileage paid at 30p per mile 20p visit payment made for every call competed
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Part Time Walker Required for Tynemouth – North Tyneside

Female carer 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 and services.

Hours: Part-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
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
  • Postcode/Area: NE30
  • Additions: 20p visit payment for every care call undertaken
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Female Home Care Support Worker – Required for Early or Late Shifts in Heaton and Walker – Newcastle

Female care workers needed to work within the Heaton and Walker 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.

Hours: Full-Time and Part-Time
Early Shifts: 7:00am-2:00pm
Late Shift: 4:00pm-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
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, Part Time
  • Postcode/Area: NE6, NE7
  • Additions: 20p visit payments made for each care call undertaken
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