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.
With 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.
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).
Project Management Officer FeaturedLegal | Closing date Monday 1st August 2016
The Project Management Officer will provide a range of management and administrative support for Coram International including: management and administration of contracts and projects; tracking project and contract financial requirements; supporting the preparation of funding applications and donor reports; and providing logistical and administrative support for staff and consultants.
Visiting Advocate FeaturedAdvocacy | Closing date Monday 1st August 2016
Coram Voice wish to appoint two advocates to provide weekly Visiting Advocacy services to the two children’s homes of the Hesley Group in Doncaster, (Wilsic and Fullerton residential Children’s Homes for children with complex needs) One advocate will visit each for 7 hours per week and cover for the other during holiday periods.
International Research Officer FeaturedLegal | Closing date Friday 5th August 2016
The International Research Officer’s role will be within Coram International, a department within Coram Children’s Legal Centre. Coram International carries out research and technical assistance, undertakes consultancies and delivers programmes and training around the world, working with and for a range of UN agencies, other (I)NGOs and Governments.
Policy/Research | Closing date Monday 8th August 2016
Do you want to help Coram to be able to demonstrate the difference its work is making to the lives of children and young people? Have you got strong research and management skills, a good understanding of evaluation practice and knowledge of children’s services and the social care sector? Do you want to help Coram share its expertise with local authorities to improve outcomes for children?
The HALO programme operates across the Coram group of charities providing a platform for young people with developed skills and experience to help others and to increase access to information, advice and opportunity in legal related areas of work.