Tag: care career

  • “You go home and know you’ve helped someone”

    “You go home and know you’ve helped someone”

    Billie’s journey to becoming a Service Manager… Eleven years ago Billie was working in retail in a job she found ‘repetitive’ and now she’s a Service Manager leading the day-to-day running of care provider Be Caring. Her journey in care started when she was inspired by a friend who made the move to work in […]

  • From Saturday job to Team Leader: Lyndsey shares her progression story

    From Saturday job to Team Leader: Lyndsey shares her progression story

    Lyndsey is sharing her care career journey After completing a Health and Social Care course at College Lyndsey began working with LD: North East on a Saturday and now she’s a Team Leader running her own team. Now she’s sharing her inspiring career journey and progression story to showcase the opportunities for development within the […]

  • Being able to make people smile and happy for a job is amazing

    Being able to make people smile and happy for a job is amazing

    “It’s the best thing that ever happened to me.” From leaving school and starting a career in a trade to now working every day in a job that has gave him a ‘really fulfilled life’, Liam is breaking down the stigma of working in social care. He works for local charity LD:North East, who support […]

  • Jobs on offer at Care Careers event

    Jobs on offer at Care Careers event

    Considering a rewarding career in care? North Tynesides Working Well Hub is hosting a dedicated care recruitment event, where residents and visitors can head along to find out about the support and roles available in North Tyneside.  Those attending can talk to employers recruiting for care workers, personal assistants, rehabilitation workers, activities workers, specialist coordinators and […]