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).


  • Independent Visitor & Advocacy Coordinator
    Advocacy | Closing date Monday 21st August 2017

    We are looking for an experienced child focused professional who can lead, work as part of a team, and proactively contribute to service development.

  • CoramBAAF Board of Directors
    Trustees | Closing date Monday 21st August 2017

    Directors are now being sought to join the CoramBAAF Board and we are keen to attract those with experience and knowledge from across the sector. The role is unremunerated but expenses are paid on receipt.

  • Associate Advocates
    Advocacy | Closing date Tuesday 22nd August 2017

    We are looking for a number of self-employed Associate Advocates based in the North of England to join our established national team.

  • Advocate (Community)
    Advocacy | Closing date Tuesday 22nd August 2017

    As our new Advocate you will have a key role in delivering our new advocacy service for children and young people who are supported by Manchester Children’s Services.

  • Accounts Assistant
    Closing date Monday 28th August 2017

    Your primary role will be to assist the Finance team with inputting invoices, preparing monthly reconciliations and providing financial reports when required. You will be reporting to the Colchester Office Manager/Legal Cashier and Coram Company Accountant.

  • Norfolk Child Protection & Community Advocates
    Advocacy | Closing date Wednesday 30th August 2017

    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.

  • Independent Visitors (London and South East)
    Closing date Thursday 31st August 2017

    Could you befriend and support a child in care? We are looking for volunteers for our Independent Visitors Project in London and the South East.

  • Corporate Account Executive
    Fundraising | Closing date Friday 1st September 2017

    We are looking for an individual to work closely with Club Peloton. This opportunity comes at a critical time in Coram’s growth and the Club Peloton partnership, providing us with the chance to develop this affiliation to the next level, incorporating new elements and events into the partnership.

  • Psychology Assistant
    Administration | Closing date Friday 8th September 2017

    Kent’s Post Adoption Team is a multi-disciplinary team consisting of a Social Work Team Manager, Clinical Lead, Child Psychotherapist, Adult Psychotherapist, Family Therapist, Music Therapist, Social Workers and an Administrative Officer. The team’s vision is to provide brief and focused therapeutic interventions through case work and to continue to develop a menu of evidence-based interventions including parenting programmes, structured support groups, learning and development seminars, etc. The team provides support following an Adoption Order being granted.

  • Helpline Advocate Volunteer
    Advocacy | Voluntary role | Closing date Friday 29th September 2017

    Coram Voice have a great opportunity for you to help in our work to support and empower children and young people, obtain work experience in a leading national charity, and develop your knowledge and skills whilst volunteering as a Helpline Advocate.