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 Bronze logoWith over 200 staff, a distinctive headquarters near King’s Cross and project teams across London, 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).


  • Project Administrator
    Administration | Closing date Monday 9th March 2015

    Coram is a diverse, vibrant and innovative childcare organisation. We work with parents, children and young people, enabling them to take responsibility for their own lives. Coram’s specialist Family Drug and Alcohol Court team work to deliver an innovate approach to dealing with the negative impact on parenting capacity, as a result of parental substance misuse.

  • PA to MD and Head of Service
    Administration | Closing date Monday 16th March 2015

    Coram’s Adoption and Permanent Families Service is one of the leading adoption agencies in the UK. We currently hold three ‘outstanding’ awards from Ofsted and are known for our innovative and child-centred work in all aspects of adoption. We are in a period of change and development, with government grants to enable us to establish a new voluntary adoption agency based in London, and other ambitious plans to extend our work in the field of adoption support.

  • Supporter Development Executive
    Fundraising | Closing date Monday 16th March 2015

    Based on our historic campus near King’s Cross, Coram has a turnover of over £12m and more than 200 staff. This role is part of Coram’s Commercial team, of which the fundraising team raises vital funds to support the charity and the Marketing and Comms team manages Coram’s reputation and brand.

  • Managing Director
    Senior Management | Closing date Monday 23rd March 2015

    Coram is one of the UK’s leading voluntary adoption agencies, renowned for innovative and child-centred work in all aspects of adoption, and very recently awarded ‘outstanding’ in all four categories. Building further on our close and successful partnership with Kent County Council, we are now working together to create the new Coram Kent Voluntary Adoption Agency, to deliver adoption functions in the county.