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).


  • Associate Advocates- North
    Advice/information | Advocacy | Closing date Monday 16th April 2018

    As an Associate Advocate, you will support children and young people in a range of settings and locations in the North of England. You will be self-employed, and be prepared to work with a degree of flexibility to accommodate short notice referrals and changing circumstances which occur in children’s lives. Associate Advocates are home based and this will be discussed further at interview.

  • Helpline Advocate Volunteer
    Advocacy | Voluntary role | Closing date Friday 31st August 2018

    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.

  • Independent Visitor (Manchester)
    Voluntary role | Closing date Monday 31st December 2018

    Could you befriend and support a child in care? We are looking for volunteers for our Independent Visitors Project in Manchester!

  • Event Co-ordinator

    Event Co-ordinator

    Facilities | Other | Closing date Friday 6th April 2018

    Coram is seeking an ambitious Events Assistant to support the Adoption Activity Days team. AAD provides a unique opportunity for approved adopters and foster carers to directly meet children and young people who are waiting for a permanent family. A real emphasis is placed on the preparation of those attending as well as making sure that the events are meticulously planned, comply with safeguarding requirements and above all that the days are fun.

  • Visiting Advocate Adel Beck - Leeds

    Visiting Advocate Adel Beck - Leeds

    Advice/information | Advocacy | Closing date Monday 16th April 2018

    Coram Voice wish to appoint an advocate to provide weekly Visiting Advocacy services at Adel beck Secure children’s home which consists of three units.

  • 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