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,  

  • £9.01p/hr plus 20p payment per visit!

£500 - New starter bonus *

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 (for those whose first shift starts between 1st October to 31st December 2021)

    • £500 for 40+ average weekly hours (£250 per payment)
    • £400 for 30-39 average weekly hours (£200 per payment)
    • £300 for 20-29 average weekly hours (£150 per payment)
    • £200 for 10-19 average weekly hours (£100 per payment)

    To find out more, APPLY TO POSITION 

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