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.

  • Paralegal
    Legal | Closing date Tuesday 5th June 2018

    Coram Children’s Legal Centre (CCLC) 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.

  • 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.

  • Digital Content Producer and Co-ordinator

    Digital Content Producer and Co-ordinator

    Closing date Wednesday 6th June 2018

    We are offering a paid nine month internship to a recent, or post, graduate keen to apply their knowledge and experience to making a positive difference to the lives of others, while gaining skills invaluable for a career in communications.

  • Data & Information Manager

    Data & Information Manager

    Closing date Tuesday 12th June 2018

    A unique opportunity to build partnerships with local councils and adoption agencies for the statutory national matching service for children and adopters.

  • 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