Join the heart of Elder

Are you looking for an opportunity to transform the life of an older person? Find out everything you need to know about caring with Elder

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We believe later life should be lived well. Older people should get the support they need without giving up their dignity. Their independence should be protected, and they should have someone they can trust to talk to, and provide companionship. 

By joining our network of 4000+ incredible carers, you can help us make this happen. 

And, when you help vulnerable older people and their families to get the most out of life, it’s only right we help you to do the same. So, as an Elder-approved self-employed carer you can earn a competitive rate and bonuses, access exclusive third-party rewards, and get specialist support every step of the way from a dedicated team.

Seeking excellence


For our society

Get started with Elder

We’ve made it as simple as possible to join the Elder platform. Ultimately, it’s all about getting to know you, so that you can get the most out of care.

What type of placements does Elder offer?  

Live-in care 

You’ll move into your care recipient’s home to offer one-to-one support with their daily care needs.

Local Authority 

You’ll work in a variety of care settings such as care homes, community hospitals, and home care. 

Access hundreds of placements from wherever you are in the UK

Once you’ve gone through our application process you’ll have access to the Elder Hub app. It’s where you can manage your work, find support, and track exclusive carer rewards.


Get notified of new placements that meet your requirements, and apply straight from your phone.


Get support around-the-clock via the carer newsfeed and help centre.


Set your preferences, choose when and where you work, and book breaks with ease.


Earn and manage your exclusive loyalty rewards.

Discover an award winning loyalty programme

Being a self-employed live-in carer, daily carer, or working on Local Authority placements is far more than a job, it’s an incredible commitment. It deserves to be rewarded in a way that makes a real difference to your own professional, and personal wellbeing. 

This loyalty programme has been designed to do just that. When you regularly provide care through our platform, you’ll get access a wide range of rewards that can support you financially, emotionally and physically.