College Secretary - Required from February 2018, Westminister

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DLD College LondonWestminister

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Start date: Februrary 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Depending on qualifications and experience
Contract term: Permanent

College Secretary  

London SE1 from February 2018

The Principal invites highly organised and professional applicants to apply for the position of College Secretary. DLD College London is an independent co-educational College situated in the heart of London overlooking Westminster and the river Thames. There are around 500 students from 50 different countries and over 250 boarders.

About the Alpha Plus Group  

DLD was founded in 1931 and is part of the Alpha Plus Group of schools and colleges. DLD College aims to maintain a 'gold standard' of educational quality. Classes are small, enabling students and teachers to focus upon the most effective ways of learning. The College offers exceptional teaching accommodation and resources.

A Centre of Excellence  

We have an excellent track record of supporting students to achieve the A-Level, BTEC (Level 3 & 4) and GCSE results they need, enabling them to move onto university courses of their choice, mostly to Russell Group universities.

Your duties and responsibilities will include the following: 

Answering incoming telephone calls; meeting and greeting; dealing politely and professionally with all enquiries; working with admin colleagues and taking on some general tasks; working with the Registrar, Principal’s PA and academic colleagues in a support role and working with students and parents in a facilitating role.

Applicants will need to be enthusiastic and committed and aware of and sympathetic to the needs of 16-19 year olds.  

You should be flexible, outgoing, friendly and well-spoken with a good telephone manner. You should be capable of working in a busy environment and dealing with a range of enquiries. You should be a good communicator, with an ability to prioritize and to remain calm under pressure. 

DLD College is an equal opportunities employer and values diversity.

DLD College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate checks as well as providing proof of your right to work in the UK. 

Closing date for applications: Friday 16th February 2018 at 12pm  

College Website:  Closing date for applications: Friday 16th February 2018 at 12pm  Interviews: w/c Monday 19th February 2018 w/c Monday 19th February 2018

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More about DLD College London
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 14 - 19 years
Address: 199 Westminster Bridge Road, Lambeth, London, SE1 7FX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 207 935 8411
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Davies Laing and Dick, commonly known as DLD, was founded in 1931 to provide tutoring for Oxbridge and Colonial Service entrance exams. After the Second World War the college specialised in A and O Level teaching. Over a twenty-year period there has ...