Social care vacancies

Information about vacancies for care staff in Northumberland.

Would you like to make a real and positive difference to someone’s life?

If you like working with people, social care offers a rewarding job that can turn into a long-term career.
The job can be challenging, but it’s worth it.
Working in adult social care is not just an emotionally rewarding role, it’s one of the most varied too. Working with a range of people with different care needs means every day is different to the next.
Adult social care roles can be flexible. Hours are usually based on shift patterns, enabling you to find a work/life balance that suits you.
Having the right qualities is all you need to start; there’s on-the-job training for everything else.

Social Care Careers Event on Monday 17 July

Release Potential is working in partnership with Northumberland County Council to offer FREE informative workshop sessions to help you understand the variety of different roles and opportunities available.

Why not come along to our Social Care Careers Event on Monday 17 July from 10am - 2pm in the Warm Space, at Manor Walks Cramlington, NE23 6UT (Beside Bettini's Cafe)
If you would like to help people to live the best life possible, you can check out a range of adult social care jobs that are currently available in Northumberland in the section below.

To find out more about working in adult social care and the vacancies available near you please call us on 01670 620162 or call or text on 07927 579599 or email:

Social care vacancies

BID Services is a charity which supports people who are deaf, hard of hearing, visually impaired or have a dual sensory loss. They have vacancies available now in Northumberland for:

Careline Homecare has vacancies for Care Assistants to join their friendly team in the Berwick area. They have a range of shifts available and previous social care experience is not required, because specialist training will be provided.

Embracing Care has vacancies in Ponteland, Rothbury, Alnwick, Morpeth, Hexham & most surrounding areas for befriending/social support staff, domiciliary care workers and support workers
To find out more visit 
To apply email: 
Or call: 0191 3718999 (option 1)

Home Is Where The Help Is has vacancies for Carers to work in Ashington, Blyth, Seaton Delaval, Morpeth, Bedlington, Stakeford, Newbiggin and surrounding areas.  No experience is required as full training will be given. If you have a compassionate and caring nature they would love to hear from you.
For more information or to apply please email or call on 01670 432182.
Or click here to apply.

Burn Brae Lodge has a vacancy for a Night Carer. Burn Brae Lodge is a family owned and run care home at Prospect Hill, Corbridge.

Cramlington House Care Home has vacancies for full and part-time care assistants, and full and part-time night shift Senior Care Assistants. Please click here for more details.

Thornley Leazes Care have vacancies in their residential, domiciliary and day care services. There are vacancies for senior carers, night shift workers, care assistants, day care assistants and apprentices due to their new venture at Deneholme in Allendale. Please click here for the details.

Norton Care Ltd is looking for a deputy manager/clinical lead and registered nurses to join the team at the Grange Nursing Home, Walkworth, providing nursing services to older people.

 BVDF Homecare has vacancies for a range of roles. Full details can be found on their website.

There are vacancies for care workers at Elpha Lodge Residential Care Home in South Broomhill, to provide specialised care and support to adults with physical disabilities. No previous experience or qualifications are needed as in-house induction and training is provided. If you are interested in working within the service, please call 01670 760397 for an informal chat with home manager, Nicky Bell
The Charlotte Straker Project has the following vacancies at Charlotte Straker House, Corbridge.

  • COVID link coordinator, 30 hours weekly – working flexible day shifts over a 7 -day rota, to include alternate weekends.  To lead and support with embedding of required COVID responses and protocols, through staff information, risk assessment, testing, training and the maintenance of robust documentation, in line with data protection regulations. To enable an effective, smooth and coordinated process for residents to meet and maintain vital relationships with their loved ones. To be a point of contact for relatives to liaise with in relation to visits and video calls with family members. To be a vital link between residents/relatives and staff in terms of communicating visits to the home.
  • Domestic assistant, 20.5 hours per week. 
  • Bank activities coordinator. 
  • Registered nurse (night shift) 36 hours per week.
  • Senior care assistants –35 hours per week post (day shift), job share considered. 
  • Care assistant – two posts required: 36 hours per week (night shift); and 42 hours per week (day shift) 
  • Cook (part time position). Apprentice role considered for the right candidate.
  • Bank registered nurse, and bank care assistant (day and night shifts), bank domestic assistant (day shift), bank kitchen assistant (day shift). 
For more information and to apply for a post please contact the office on or contact the registered manager on 01434 633999.

Home Care Plus is looking for full and part-time care workers in a range of locations across Northumberland.

Are you looking for a rewarding role? Embracing Care is recruiting for Care Workers & Support Workers across Northumberland. Meet some of the friendly team here.

Embracing Care

Recruiting now in Northumberland

For more information please contact their head office on 0191 3718999 or visit

Meet the SureCare support team and find out why care workers Jane, Jahanara, Hyulia and Clare chose a career in adult social care.

SureCare supports people in Northumberland, Newcastle and North Tyneside.