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AAT Level 3 Apprenticeship Howards Accountants

This is an exciting opportunity for anyone wishing to launch their career in accountancy. The position will include practical and theoretical training whilst studying for your AAT qualification under an apprenticeship agreement. The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) is an internationally recognised qualification in accounting and finance.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9-5

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    20 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Typical duties include:

· Recording financial transactions using a variety of software including Xero, Quickbooks and Dext

· Collating and processing tax information to provide a draft tax return for review and approval

· Producing draft sets of accounts ready to be reviewed and approved

· Processing correspondence for clients, HMRC and other third parties.

· Further duties and responsibilities of similar level as required

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • AAT Level 3
  • Training will take place at Cornwall College, Camborne, on day release a week

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Completion of AAT level 3 would lead onto AAT level 4 (Accounting Technician)

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


NVQ or SVQ Level 2 or equivalent AAT Level 2 (Grade Pass) Desired

About the employer

We are a friendly, professional accountancy firm based in Cornwall, with our offices based in Camborne & Newquay. We offer in-person support to our local businesses as well as remote working with businesses all across the UK, so do not hesitate to get in touch wherever you’re located. Our team pride ourselves on developing close relationships with our clients, enabling us to provide exceptional services & advice to help you handle today & prepare for tomorrow.


Howards Accountants


Unit 17, Camborne Business Centre

Weeth Lane


TR14 7DB

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

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