Become a Care Worker in the UK

International Recruitment


Do you wish to become a care worker in the UK? At Abbots Care, we value all our employees, and we welcome care workers from other countries who hold a valid driving license with the right to work in the UK.

As the UK’s leading home care employer in the South East, we pride ourselves on the fantastic care training and benefits we offer our new employees, ensuring you have the very best start to your career as a care worker in the UK.

We have employed international care workers for over 3 years and we ensure all our overseas employees receive a warm welcome and are fully supported throughout the entire recruitment process, from the moment you apply, up until you arrive in the UK and gain access to your accommodation.


No previous experience is required for our care worker roles as we offer a paid* fully comprehensive training programme delivered by our outstanding care training team. After an initial 5 day paid* induction course, you will be ready to start your new role with the full support of our experienced colleagues.

Find out more about the Abbots Care training process

Why Choose Abbots Care:

Discover the benefits we offer our international employees, ensuring you have a smooth transition to the UK and within your new role.

  • FREE refresher driving course to ensure you are fully confident driving on UK roads.
  • Subsidised car lease
  • Subsidised housing including bills
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • FREE UK police/DBS Check
  • Paid* comprehensive training programme
  • Dedicated Staff Customer Service Department with regular support hubs in the community.
  • Ongoing support from your community managers, training team and care specialists.
  • Dedicated Recruitment Specialist to guide your through the entire recruitment process, from the moment you apply, through to arriving in the UK and accessing your new accommodation.
  • 24/7 emergency support line.


We require you to hold a valid driving license from your native country, to be over the age of 21, and to have good levels of spoken & written English.



Your Care Worker works extremely well with my son and has built up an excellent relationship, your Care Worker inspires my son to complete activities.

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“When returning home after 3 months in hospital I needed a great deal of support. This I got in spades. Without exception all carers were kind and caring, doing everything I could have asked for an always with a smile. I was very happy indeed with the care and comfort I received. I was lucky to have such lovely ladies looking after me and would recommend them without hesitation.”

Service User, Dorset Branch

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