Working for Coram Voice
We are committed to providing high quality, child-centred services. In order to deliver these services we need the right people - workers who are supportive, professional and keen to achieve real improvements for the children and young people we help.
Coram Voice is looking for a wide variety of people to take on our roles, however we would particularly welcome applications from care leavers or individuals with experience of being 'looked after' by the state.
We are also actively encouraging applicants from Asian, African and Caribbean backgrounds to join our staff and freelance pool. We recognise we are a predominantly white workforce and are genuinely committed to encouraging candidates from diverse communities in order to improve the services to the children and young people we help.
If you are interested in applying for any of the vacancies listed on this page, please click on the links below. If you have any further questions about working for Coram Voice, please contact us at email@example.com or call us on 020 7520 0413.
To find out about other roles within the wider Coram group, visit the careers section of the main Coram website.
Working towards quality through equality and the development of a diverse workforce
Coram Voice wish to appoint an advocate to provide weekly Visiting Advocacy services to Adel Beck Secure Childrens Home near Leeds. The advocate will visit for 2 hours per week and cover for the other advocates during holiday periods.
The post holder will inform Coram and national policy development and champion the needs and experiences of vulnerable young people by capturing and presenting the evidence from our frontline services. The initial purpose of the role will be to support the delivery of current policy and influencing work and to scope and develop future policy project proposals.
The Independent Visitors (IV) Service is for children and young people in care. The responsible authority has a duty to appoint an IV where it appears to be in the child’s interest to do so. The purpose of the IVs, who are volunteers, is to provide a continuous relationship for a child or young person, to advise and befriend, spending time with a young person on a regular basis encouraging them to express their views and opinions and involve themselves in new activities.The IV Coordinator will assist in the delivery of the service maintaining high standards and ensuring that contractual requirements are met. They will also assist in the recruitment, training and provide supervision to Independent Visitors.
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.
Could you befriend and support a child in care? We are looking for volunteers for our Independent Visitors Project in Shropshire!