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).

 

  • First Tier Legal Advisor
    Legal | Closing date Friday 1st June 2018

    The Child Law Advice Service is a digital first service, funded by The Department for Education. The service aims to provide legal information and advice to parents, carers and young people each year. Your primary role will be to advise parents, carers and young people who are experiencing difficulties accessing legal advice and representation in the areas of Family, Child and Education law.

  • Administrator / Data Analyst

    Administrator / Data Analyst

    Administration | Closing date Friday 25th May 2018

    Coram is a dynamic and responsive children’s charity that draws upon a distinguished history and reputation for contemporary practice expertise in creating better chances for children. This role will support the work of both Coram-i and the Activity Days team with administrative and data tasks. In the Activity Days team, you will work with the team’s existing administrative post holder to support the organisation and delivery of Activity Days across the country. For Coram-i you will provide administrative support to the team, such as helping to arrange meetings and travel, project support, data entry and data analysis.

  • Bright Spots Project Administrator

    Bright Spots Project Administrator

    Administration | Closing date Friday 25th May 2018

    We are looking for an experienced administrator to join an exciting programme with the children’s rights charity Coram Voice. This is an exciting opportunity for a well-organised, friendly and professional individual to join a fantastic programme as an administrator. You will be a great communicator comfortable with people at all levels of seniority. We particularly welcome applications from individuals with direct lived experience of children’s social care.

  • A National Voice Programme Manager

    A National Voice Programme Manager

    Management | Closing date Friday 25th May 2018

    We are looking for a creative and engaging project manager and co-production specialist to lead our A National Voice (ANV) Programme. You will be a self-starter with experience of how to effectively engage children and young people in projects that give them a voice to inform policy and practice. ANV was established by care experienced young people for care experienced young people and the ideal candidate will have direct lived experienced of children’s social care.

  • Helpline Supervisor- Fixed Term

    Helpline Supervisor- Fixed Term

    Advice/information | Advocacy | Closing date Friday 25th May 2018

    We are seeking a capable and committed Helpline Supervisor to help deliver Coram Voice’s innovative Always Heard helpline service. This Department for Education funded service ensures that young people in, and on the edges of care who have been unable to access their local advocacy support are assisted to have their voices heard.

  • National Theatre Project Support Volunteer

    National Theatre Project Support Volunteer

    Voluntary role | Closing date Wednesday 30th May 2018

    Coram are looking for a volunteer to provide one-to-one support to a young person over the rehearsal period of a large-scale musical adaptation of Shakespeare’s Pericles, which will be performed at the National this summer as part of their exciting new community initiative Public Acts.

  • Helpline Supervisor- Perm

    Helpline Supervisor- Perm

    Advice/information | Advocacy | Closing date Monday 4th June 2018

    We are seeking a capable and committed individual to help deliver Coram Voice’s innovative Always Heard helpline service. This Department for Education funded service ensures that young people in, and on the edges of care who have been unable to access their local advocacy support are assisted to have their voices heard.

  • Independent Person for Complaints – National

    Independent Person for Complaints – National

    Other | Closing date Friday 29th June 2018

    Coram Voice are looking for professionals to join our existing pool of Associate Independent Persons for Complaints (IPCs) nationwide