Careers

Coram is a forward-looking and responsive children’s charity and draws upon a distinguished history and reputation for understanding what works when it comes to creating better chances for children.

Investors in people gold logoWith over 300 staff, a distinctive headquarters near King’s Cross and project teams across the UK, Coram strives to be a credible, respectful, professional, dynamic and committed organisation where these values infuse all that we do to help the most vulnerable children, young people and families in our society.

We are always on the lookout for talented and passionate people to join us in making a difference. We recognise that our strength lies in the quality of our employees and rely on your  enthusiasm, experience and commitment to maintain and build on our successes

This is your chance to make a difference to the lives of the most vulnerable children, young people and families in our society.

For more information about career opportunities in the different areas of Coram see the listing below.

Equal opportunities

Coram is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to the safeguarding of children and require all successful applicants to undertake an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

 

  • Senior Practitioner (Harrow)
    Practitioner (Children, Youth and Families) | Social Work | Closing date Tuesday 24th October 2017

    A vacancy exists to work as a Senior Practitioner for Coram Capital Adoption, based at the LB Harrow office.

  • Clinical Psychologist
    Other | Closing date Wednesday 25th October 2017

    Kent Adoption Service in partnership with Coram is recruiting a Clinical Psychologist to join their multi-disciplinary Adoption and Special Guardianship Support Team. The team provides assessment and therapeutic interventions plus training and support for adopted children, young people and their families living in Kent. The team combines systemic and psychoanalytic approaches and work closely with the network around each child

  • Associate Advocate- Midlands
    Advocacy | Closing date Monday 30th October 2017

    We are looking for children’s champions in the West Midlands including Shropshire, Staffordshire and Worcestershire, who will join in our national team of self-employed Associate Advocates.

  • Helpline Advocate Volunteer
    Advocacy | Voluntary role | Closing date Monday 30th October 2017

    Coram Voice have a great opportunity for you to help in our work to support and empower children and young people, obtain work experience in a leading national charity, and develop your knowledge and skills whilst volunteering as a Helpline Advocate.

  • Visiting Advocate - Midlands
    Advocacy | Closing date Tuesday 31st October 2017

    Coram Voice provides regular visiting advocacy services to young people in a range of residential settings. Visiting Advocacy supports and empowers young people to have a say in the decisions made about their lives and their experience of living within a secure environment. Advocates aim to empower and inform young people to enable them to understand their rights, and make informed choices in decisions affecting their lives.

  • Trusts and Foundations Manager
    Fundraising | Closing date Thursday 2nd November 2017

    We are seeking more than an excellent trusts and foundations fundraiser. As well as being a successful income generator, you will be a strategic thinker who can work alongside the Head of Philanthropy to strengthen business planning.

  • Senior Practitioner - Adoption Support
    Practitioner (Children, Youth and Families) | Closing date Friday 17th November 2017

    We are seeking a part time practitioner with a commitment to supporting adoptive families, and experience of work with adults and children (up to 4 days per week). You will be child focused and keen to strive for excellence across the whole adoption process, from assessing and approving adopters, to matching and placing children and providing post adoption support.

  • Visiting Advocate Adel Beck - Leeds

    Visiting Advocate Adel Beck - Leeds

    Closing date Wednesday 25th October 2017

    Coram Voice wish to appoint an advocate to provide weekly Visiting Advocacy services at Adel beck Secure children’s home. There are three units at Adel Beck. We already have 2 advocates working in two of the units, so we have a vacancy for a third.

  • Visiting Advocate - Gibson House

    Visiting Advocate - Gibson House

    Advice/information | Advocacy | Closing date Wednesday 25th October 2017

    Coram Voice wish to appoint an advocate to provide weekly Visiting Advocacy services at Gibson House children’s home in Sheffield. This is a home for children with disability and complex needs.

  • Occupational Therapist

    Occupational Therapist

    Other | Closing date Monday 30th October 2017

    Kent Adoption Service in partnership with Coram is recruiting an Occupational Therapist to join our multi-disciplinary team consisting of a Social Work Team Manager, Clinical Lead, Child Psychotherapist, Adult Psychotherapist, Family Therapist, Music Therapist, Social Workers and an Administrative Officer. The team’s vision is to provide brief and focussed therapeutic interventions through case work and to continue to develop a menu of evidence based interventions including parenting programmes, structured support groups, learning and development seminars, etc. The team provides support following an Adoption Order being granted.