Call our recruitment team if you have any questions

What are the next steps?

Submit the below application form, we will then vet your application and if successful, you will be contacted for an interview. If the interview goes well, we will conduct background checks and consider on-boarding you as a carer.

Find your next self-employed live-in care job with Country Cousins

Apply online in minutes to become a live-in carer

Earn between £650 - £890 per week with one of the UK's longest-serving care agencies.

To be shortlisted for an interview, you must

  • Provide proof of your eligibility to work in the UK

  • Be self-employed

  • Agree to complete the relevant DBS / PVG checks

  • Have a minimum of 6 months' experience in a regulated care environment

  • Have two professional references, one from a current or previous employer

  • Evidence professional development and any training certificates (e.g. Manual Handling and Basic First Aid)

Live-in carer online application form

Contact details

About you

Fluent in English
Driving licence
Enhanced DBS


We work as an introductory agency and match self-employed carers to clients. Our clients have high expectations from the carers we introduce, and as such we need to know about your experience.

Have you received any professional training, that you can evidence?

Please note: we will need to see certificates before we can accept you.

We match an appropriate carer to a client based solely on their care needs. We are an equal opportunities home care agency and introduce carers from many locations across the world. We do not discriminate against either carer or client on the grounds of age, race, ethnicity, culture, sexual orientation, religion, or any other reason. We ask our clients and the carers we introduce to have a similar approach.

Country Cousins is part of Country Cousins Homecare Agencies Limited. We use the data we collect from you, including sensitive personal data, to review your application. We will only contact you regarding your application.

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