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Career Opportunities

At Thomas Dunton Solicitors you’ll find a highly professional outlook, combined with an extremely friendly working environment. Our staff matter to us. We expect a lot of them and are committed to their development. Please look over the site to see the range and standard of services we offer.  With offices situated on The High Street, Orpington, we are well connected to central London (less than 30 mins by rail) and to the Kent area.

For the right applicant we can occasionally create a new role.

As a firm whose growth has been built on word of mouth, we are proud of our excellent reputation.

If you are professional, motivated, and have the ability to work as part of a friendly team we would like to hear from you. We are always happy to receive CV’s to retain for future opportunities. For the right applicant we can occasionally create a new role.

Admin/ Reception position.

An opportunity has arisen for a full-time, pro-active, energetic and enthusiastic Administrator / Receptionist to join our friendly firm of solicitors in Orpington, Kent.

This position has the potential to progress to Admin Supervisor, so supervisory experience will be advantageous.

The successful candidate will play a key part in ensuring that a friendly and efficient service is provided to both clients and colleagues alike, from being first point of contact for clients visiting the office, dealing with processing invoices to shopping for supplies.

The role includes providing support to the Office Manager as required, together with regular liaison with all levels of staff within the company.

You must be confident and able to deal with potentially difficult situations whilst remaining calm and sensitive to the needs of others.

You must also be able to prioritise your workload and have excellent organisational skills due the admin role being very varied and diverse, with task requests coming from all areas of the firm.

Basic domestic skills and a willingness to undertake ad hoc practical tasks which arise will be an advantage.

Experience of working in a similar position is desirable.

Some lifting will be required.

Salary dependent upon experience.

Apply online at or contact Alison Routley, Admin Supervisor, on 01689 822554 for further information about this role.

Freelance Temporary Secretaries

If you would like to be considered for a place on our book of freelance temporary secretaries, to be called upon for cover for annual leave or unplanned absences, please send in your CV with a covering letter, together with a note of your hourly rate.

Agency applications not considered

To submit your CV or for more information on the above position, please email or telephone Alison Routley, Secretarial Co-ordinator, on 01689 822554.

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