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).


  • Outreach Legal Adviser
    Legal | Closing date Monday 22nd September 2014

    Coram Children’s Legal Centre (CCLC) is looking for an OISC level 3/IAAS level 2 accredited legal adviser to undertake outreach legal advice work for its Migrant Children’s Project.

  • Advocate (Community)
    Advocacy | Closing date Friday 26th September 2014

    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

  • Communications & PR Manager
    Marketing | Communications | Management | Closing date Friday 26th September 2014

    First4Adoption is the national information service for people interested in adopting a child in England. Run by Coram Children’s Legal Centre, Adoption UK and Coram, it is funded and supported by the Department of Education.

  • Community Fundraising Executive
    Fundraising | Closing date Tuesday 30th September 2014

    Coram is a diverse, vibrant and innovative childcare organisation working with parents, children and young people, enabling them to take responsibility for their own lives. Coram’s Commercial Department raises over £3 million pa to support the charity, and is responsible for Coram’s brand and public visibility. Coram has been growing its investment in Individual Giving, has a loyal and very generous supporter base and an ambition to see this grow and develop further. The team has an exciting future and this role will play a key part in its success.

  • Paralegal / Legal Advisor
    Legal | Closing date Monday 6th October 2014

    Coram Children’s Legal Centre, part of the Coram group of charities, specialises in law and policy affecting children and young people. CCLC provides free legal information, advice and representation to children, young people, their families, carers and professionals, as well as international consultancy on child law and children’s rights.