Doing right by you, when you provide care a lot

When you commit to caring through the Elder platform, you can make a difference in so many ways. 

You provide life-changing companionship that stops people becoming cut off from the world in later life, and you can give quality time back to families – freeing them from the worries of caring for a loved one alone. 

Being a self-employed carer is an extraordinary job, and this loyalty programme has been built to celebrate and thank you for your commitment to the families you help. 

The UK needs more people like you


Join Elder, and earn £300 each time you refer a friend to us.


With a wide range of live-in care, daily care, and Local Authority placements available, , we need more great carers like you. It’s why we’ve created our referral programme. Refer a friend to Elder, and once they’ve provided 14 days of care, you’ll both get £300, as a thank you from us. 

Login to the Elder Hub to make a referral, or apply today to get started.

A competitive weekly rate

You’ll always be properly and fairly compensated with a competitive base rate of at least £720 a week.

Double pay on bank holidays

You’ll receive double your regular daily rate on every bank holiday you work, including Christmas.

Paid travel

We’ll cover your travel costs to and from your placement, regardless of how far in the UK you need to go.

The Elder referral scheme

If you refer a friend to Elder and they complete 14 days of care through the Elder Hub, you’ll both receive £300.

24/7 emergency support line*

You’ll have access to a dedicated helpline when working on a placement, for support around the clock.

Mental health support*

Get 24/7 emotional support, expert advice and counselling while you are a carer for Elder. 

Self employed assistance services*

Get help managing your money, tax contributions and more.

Exclusive perks and discounts*

Make your money go further with deals and discounts on food, fuel, technology and more.

Access to free e-learning*

Enhance your skills in things like dementia and stroke care.

Injury and sickness cover*

Support whilst you recover.

Family and compassionate leave*

Cover for those important moments.

Digital GP*

Connect with a GP when it’s convenient for you, via phone or video conference.

Monthly bonus

You’ll receive an additional cash bonus, as a thank you for your loyalty to Elder, and the families you help.


A free digital assessment of any muscle and joint problems.

*Rewards delivered by a trusted third party provider.

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