Jobs and Volunteering

Could you help our service to enable disabled people within Tower Hamlets, Hackney and beyond to live active and healthier lives for longer? 

View our current job vacancies below and find out a bit more about our volunteering opportunities you can get involved with through us to aid your employment and skills. 

Why Our Staff Love Working For Us

Our staff love making a difference first-hand to our service for people with disabilities and long-term health conditions. 

You can take a look at why our receptionist Francesca and Positive Steps instructor Drew love working for us, here: 

Job Vacancies

Ranging from fitness instructor roles, reception and volunteers coordination, we have a number of opportunities throughout the year within our east London-based service which could suit your next career choice. 

Exercise Referral Instructor (Register of Exercise Professionals Level 3 Qualified)

Working Hours: 8 hours per week (Monday 1pm to 5pm; Thursday 1pm to 5pm).

Contract Type: Self Employed, fixed-term, 6 month contract. Potential ad-hoc work.

Salary: £16.00 per hour.  

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Mental Health Development Exercise Instructor (Register of Exercise Professionals Level 3 Qualified)

Working Hours: 14 hours per week. 

Contract Type: Part-time, fixed-term contract until May 2020. 

Salary: £15.60 per hour. 

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Volunteers Coordinator

Working Hours: 10 hours per week. 

Contract Type: Part-time, fixed-term 12 month contract. 

Salary: £15.00 per hour. 

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Find Out More

To enquire about our current job vacancies or to check the progress of your application, email:, or phone: 020 8980 7778.


Volunteering Opportunities

Need some work experience to boost your CV? Do you love making a real difference to people first-hand? Have only limited time to spare? 

We have a number of volunteering opportunities at Ability Bow, which all go towards helping 400 disabled people to exercise at our gym each year. 

Our opportunities can range throughout the year and include anything from: 

Meet Our Vital Volunteers

Need an insight into what life is like volunteering for our gym before considering joining us? 

You can read more about our vital volunteers like Emma and Sabina and Sarah (in Sarah's case, she's since progressed to working at Ability Bow) and Tim to find out why they love volunteering for us. 

Becoming A Volunteer

To find out more and enquire about signing up to become a volunteer, email:, or phone: 020 8980 7778.