Interested in becoming a  Palliative Home Carer for Be Caring? 

Become a  Day-Maker and Smile-Giver 

We are looking for values driven people to join Be Caring as a Palliative Home Carer, providing care across Newcastle and Gateshead. 


Working on shifts,  

  • £9.60p/hr plus 20p payment per visit!

New starter bonus & Refer a friend payment scheme - up to £300 each

See bottom of advert for further details*

Working Hours

Join our team of Palliative Home Carers. We offer full and part-time hours, available on a shift pattern, which includes evenings and weekends. 

  • Early shifts: 7:00am – 3:00pm
  • Late Shifts: 3:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Day sits
  • Waking nights

    The Role

    As a Palliative Home Carer, you will work with individuals and their families and provide outstanding person-centred care. Additionally, you will be providing end of life care. Typical care and support tasks within a care plan include;

    • Personal care- including intimate care with dignity.
    • Oral care and pressure care.
    • The administration or prompting of medication.
    • Preparation of meals and/or drinks.
    • Completion of domestic tasks including laundry, cleaning and shopping as well as supporting with specific health needs and equipment.
    • Helping make arrangements and offering bereavement support.

    We are nurse-led with any specialist training needs facilitated in-house.

    *New starter bonus & Refer a Friend Payment Scheme split into 2 payments at 3 months and 6 months; based on average hours worked.

    • £300 for 30+ average weekly hours (£150 per payment)
    • £200 for 20-29 average weekly hours (£100 per payment)
    • £100 for 10-19 average weekly hours (£50 per payment)

    To find out more, APPLY TO POSITION 

    Jemma, our Recruitment Officer, will be in touch very soon!