Work with us

Abianda is an innovative, equalities focused organisation, with passionate and committed staff. 


We are a team of 23 women with practitioners delivering services for young women across London. We also offer paid opportunities for young women to develop sector skills and improve employment prospects and opportunities.

Current vacancies

  • No vacancies at this time

Who we're looking for

Importantly you will have a strong values match with our principles – we believe that:  

  • Young women are experts on their own lives

  • People affected by a problem are best placed to find the solutions

  • Young women must participate in building solutions and influence the design and delivery of services

  • If this is to happen traditional power hierarchies in service delivery must be overturned

  • We have a fundamental belief in young women’s innate strengths, resources and competence

Abianda people

  • Have a passion for social justice and equality

  • Have compassion for young women and girls

  • Are willing to relinquish power to service users and to work collaboratively with them

  • Are reliable, loyal, respectful and responsive to young women and our organisation

  • Are committed to Abianda’s principles and our model of working with gang-affected young women and girls

Please note

  • Abianda is a women’s only employer, and as such positions are exempt under Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or other protected characteristics

  • We particularly welcome applications from people with disabilities, Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds, LGBT+ and from different socio-economic and educational backgrounds

  • We welcome applications from people from all walks of life, including those who may have had exposure to similar experiences that young women across London are facing

  • We will not consider CVs. Please do not submit these with, or in place of, an application form