We cover all your office recruitment needs across the UK

 Get in touch with us at Hired Secretary if you have experience working in the office of more than two years.

Preparing to succeed as an applicant of The Hired Secretary

Dear Applicant, 

We would like to thank you for taking an interest in The Hired Secretary. We are sure that you are as passionate as we are in ensuring a high quality, professional service to all the clients that use our services. We have put together all the required guidelines which we follow to ensure that our clients get an honest, trustworthy and professional service at all times. These are what you will need to prepare to become a successful applicant. 

We wish you all the best with your application and look forward to hearing from you soon.

Kind regards 
The Hired Secretary Team 
Join our C.A.P. (Candidate Advertisement Program)

The Hired Secretary are inviting you to take part in our C.A.P. (Candidate Advertisement Program) This program is proving to be an effective way of getting candidates in front of potential employers looking for your specific skill sets, therefore, giving you the best possible opportunity of finding employment that is right for you. 

Why do we do this? 

We want to give our candidates as much recognition as possible. We want companies to see how great you are. If they are interested in you then they will contact us regarding your advertisement. It really is that simple! 

We hope to hear from you soon. 

Kind regards 
The Hired Secretary Team

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Basic system requirements needed 

For Remote workers:
  • Windows 2000/XP or newer
  • 2 GHz (32-bit or 64-bit) processor
  • Minimum of 1 GB of RAM
  • 300 MB of hard drive space
  • Microsoft Outlook® 2010 or later when enabling Outlook integration
  • For Mac 10.6 Snow Leopard, 10.7 Lion, 10.8 Mountain Lion, 10.9 Mavericks, 10.10 Yosemite
  • (or later):
  •    Intel® processor
  •    Minimum of 1 GB of RAM
  •    Minimum of 300 MB of hard drive space


What to bring to your interview

You will need to bring the following with you to your interview:
  • 3 utility bills dated in the last three months
  • Valid passport or driving license (If you do not have a valid passport you will need to also bring your birth certificate)
  • NI card or letter
  • Enhanced DBS done within the last 18 months (Not essential but a bonus if you have one.)
  • Passport sized photo
  • Right to work documents if needed
Please fill out your application form before your interview and send it us at 

How to apply?

You will need to upload a copy of your CV in PDF or Word format via the 'send us your CV' link below. Once we have received and reviewed your CV, we will arrange for you to take a test online. If you pass the test we will inform you and invite you to attend an interview. Please bring a filled in copy of the application form, and all relevant documents (originals accepted only) to your interview. You can download our application form via the link below. 

If you are successful, the main office will then start doing all relevant checks and collecting your references. Once all vetting is completed, you will then be added to our CRM system, and can be put forward for suitable roles.
Application Form PDF
For virtual assistants who can take care of your business's secretarial duties across the UK, contact Hired Secretary on 
0800 368 9994
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