InstructAbility is a project funded by Sport England to engage more disabled people in the fitness industry as gym instructors and gym users. The project involves training disabled people as gym instructors, who are then based in public and private gyms, working as instructors and undertaking outreach activity to encourage more disabled people to access the facilities and participate in fitness and exercise sessions. The wider aim of the project is to contribute positively to social change by challenging the negative perceptions of disabled people in society and encourage greater participation in sporting activity.
We are looking for a Volunteer in the London area who has a background in media or PR to provide support to our project staff to advertise forthcoming Instructability courses and engage disabled people in the local community to take up exercise.
Benefits of volunteering
• Be part of a multi award winning project
• Engage with the local community
• Learn or develop new skills
• Support others to enhance their physical and mental well-being
Applicants must have access to a computer and telephone and be able to work without supervision after initial training.
All out of pocket expenses will be reimbursed.
For more information please download the role description.
To apply please send a letter explaining why you think you would be suitable for the role along with a CV to email@example.com