MRS Independent Living

We are a user-led independent charity working in north-east London with disadvantaged and socially excluded sections of the community. We identify technical solutions and provide innovative services to support individuals, their families and care workers. The organisation develops services and evaluates its activities against the expressed needs and aspirations of its service users.

Our current services include:

  • Staying Steady - a community-based strength and balance programme.
  • Making Room - a therapeutic decluttering programme.
  • Peer Support services - assisting people to offer their learning and experience to support others.
  • Minor Adaptations - a service to Occupational Therapists to assist with provision of rails and other equipment.

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MRS Independent Living is looking to recruit for the following positions.

Staying Steady - Project Manager/Senior OT or Physio: 3 days pw @ £ 37,000 pro rata.

Senior Projects Manager: To provide overall management and development for all our projects: 4 days pw @ £35,000 pro rata (subject to negotiation).

Peer Support Community Worker: To develop our peer support services in the 4 most deprived wards in Hackney: 3 days pw @ £28,000 pro rata.

Temporary Support Worker: For the Making Room Service for people with hoarding behaviours. Initial 2 month appointment for a minimum of 22 hrs per month @ £11.25 per hr.

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