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).


  • Youth Rights Trainers
    Other | Closing date Friday 30th September 2016

    The Migrant Children’s Project is looking to recruit Youth Rights Trainers to co-deliver our existing training courses and to develop new training courses.

  • PA/Administrator
    Administration | Closing date Monday 3rd October 2016

    We have a great opportunity for a self-motivated and highly organised individual to provide high standard PA and administrative support to the Managing Director and the Head of Service for Adoption and Permanent Families. The successful candidate will also work as part of the wider Adoption administration team to support the smooth and efficient day to day running of the Adoption office (London).

  • Clinical Lead - Post Adoption
    Practitioner (Children, Youth and Families) | Management | Closing date Friday 7th October 2016

    This is an exciting opportunity for an enterprising and experienced clinician to develop a multi-disciplinary service for group, family and individual interventions and to provide consultation, training and supervision to therapists and social workers.

  • Senior Service Administrator (Maternity Cover)
    Administration | Closing date Friday 7th October 2016

    Coram Voice exists to enable and equip children and young people to hold the system to account, to challenge and support it to do its job properly and to uphold the rights of children and young people to actively participate in shaping their own lives. We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Administrator to join our Head Office Admin Team and provide maternity cover for the team's Senior Service Administrator. You will be joining a small but effective team providing admin support for the London office and some regional contracts.

  • Associate Advocates (London)
    Advocacy | Closing date Monday 10th October 2016

    Associate Advocates provide advocacy support to children and young people involved in the social care system through individual community advocacy. In London Associate Advocates support children and young people in need, in care and leaving care where Coram Voice is contracted by local authorities to provide this support. In addition Associate Advocates will have opportunities to provide advocacy support to homeless children and young people under Coram Voice’s Homeless Outreach project.

  • Children’s Rights Services Manager
    Management | Closing date Monday 10th October 2016

    The main focus purpose of this role is to manage and develop Coram Voice community advocacy and other children’s rights services based in London and South East and to contribute to the management and development of innovative services as part of the Coram Voice management team. This is a full time, permanent role based in London. Full details of the role is given in Job Description.

  • Associate Advocates (Milton Keynes)
    Advocacy | Closing date Monday 24th October 2016

    Associate Advocates are independent, self-employed and responsible for the service that they provide Coram Voice. The purpose of service provision is to provide advocacy support to Milton Keynes children and young people involved in the care system through individual community and child protection advocacy.