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Job details
Employer DLD College London
Location Westminister
Salary Depending on qualifications and experience
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

College Secretary  

London SE1 from October 2017  

DLD College London is recruiting a full time College Secretary from October 2017. DLD is an independent co-educational College with around 520 students from 46 different countries and includes over 250 boarders. It is situated in a state-of-the-art building in the heart of London overlooking Westminster and the river Thames.

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. 

To apply 

For further details of the above post and to complete an online application please click here to go to the Alpha Plus Group careers page.  

Closing date for applications: 13th October 2017 at 12pm 

Interviews: Date to be confirmed

About the employer

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 ...

Information about DLD College London
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 14 - 19 years
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Locations and contacts

199 Westminster Bridge Road
United Kingdom
+44 207 935 0755