New jobs on their way to care home

Around 40 new jobs will be created in the North East this autumn with the opening of a new £3.3m care home extension. The new jobs for nurses, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, healthcare assistants and kitchen and domestic staff will be created at Belle Vue Care Home, Middlesbrough. A total of 43 new… More →

Lack of support from North East Employers blamed for causing increased stress and illness says new report.

New research released this week has revealed that 63% of employees in the North East believe their employer is providing minimal or less than the legal requirement of support in the workplace. In addition almost half of those questioned claimed that their managers only care about their wellbeing if they have… More →

Care home operator has “reasonable” chance of securing its future

Troubled care home operator Southern Cross has reportedly said it has a “reasonable” chance of securing its future, despite announcing a £311m half-year loss. Southern Cross, which says it can no longer afford to pay full rent at its 750 homes, is continuing talks with its landlords over a rent reduction. The… More →

Funding boost for vital research

PHARMACEUTICAL research which could hold the key to curing a rare genetic disease is being carried out at a newly opened multi-million pound science complex in the North East.  As a result of their ongoing research into improving life-saving drugs used to treat cystinosis, pharmaceutical scientists at the University of Sunderland… More →

Expanding Aesica makes most profitable list

A rapidly expanding Tyneside Pharmaceuticals firm has been named as the 51st most profitable British company in the Sunday Times PwC Profit Track. Aesica Pharmaceuticals recorded annual profit growth of 59.39% and was the only pharmaceutical manufacturer in the listing. The Sunday Times Profit Track 100 league table ranks the top one… More →

Care group will create 200 jobs

A care home group has sold one of its subsidiaries businesses, which is expected to create 200 jobs for the region. Danieli Holdings, based in Killingworth, has sold Careline Homecare to national care provider City & County Healthcare Group for an undisclosed sum. The firm acquired premises in Whitley Bay, which they… More →

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