Find your perfect live-in care opportunity with the UK’s #1 live-in care agency. We’re looking for talented carers in your area and across the UK to join us on our mission to reinvent what it means to age.
With Elder, you’re in complete control and can pick placements that suit you, whether you’re looking for a one-week placement or something more long-term. You’ll do something truly life-changing by supporting people in their own homes.
Why join Elder?
You’ll be rewarded for your work - our placements pay £700+ per week, and up to £865 per week depending on the placement, plus you'll be paid double on bank holidays and up to £200 a month extra for placements where driving is needed
We’ll cover your travel costs in full to and from a placement, no matter how far you have to travel from where you’re living in the UK
We offer work that fits around your life. You'll have full flexibility to choose who you care for as a live-in carer, and when, while building exceptional one-to-one relationships
Find placements matched to your location and unique skills wherever you are in the UK with our mobile Elder Hub
On top of your weekly earnings, you’ll have your own comfortable private space, plus all food is paid for
We’re here to support you - our dedicated expert support team is on hand to help, and our 24/7 emergency helpline is there for you throughout your placement, at any time of the day or night
E-learning opportunities through our external provider
Access to our referral scheme, paying £300 each to you and a friend after they join Elder and work for 14 days
We’ve made applying easy. Our simple online application form can be completed in minutes, and . all of our onboarding process is fully-remote over the phone and video call
What you’ll need:
Ability to commit to placements for a minimum of 7 nights
A valid clean enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check in England & Wales or PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups membership) in Scotland (we can help you get one if you don’t have one)
Empathy, compassion, dedication, reliability and a friendly smile
You must have professional experience as a reliable carer working in adult or elderly care
Ability to provide 2 professional references that Elder can verify
Good level of spoken English and the right to work in the UK
Ability to attend an online interview
Click on apply to get started today and join the Elder community.