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AAT Level 2 Accounts Apprentice C.P. Hart & Sons Ltd

Are you looking to build a long-term career in Accountancy? Then look no further! Start your career today with a Level 2 apprenticeship with C.P. Hart & Sons Ltd and Kaplan. You will be gaining valuable workplace experience whilst working towards the AAT Level 2 qualification.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 15 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9:00 am to 5:30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    13 Weeks

  • Possible start date

    25 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties to include:

  • Review the integrity of purchase ledger information.
  • Register invoices received on to the purchase ledger.
  • Pass invoices to relevant colleagues for authorisation.
  • Ensure only invoices that are fully authorised are processed for payment.
  • Post payments to the purchase ledger recording transactions against the correct nominal codes.
  • Provide cover to pay suppliers in accordance with their agreed payment terms, taking settlement discounts wherever available.
  • Order and control group stationary.
  • Maintain accurate and current supplier records on the purchase ledger.
  • Maintain complete and accurate filing records of purchase ledger transactions for audit purposes.
  • Purchase matching function for stock related invoices and credit notes.
  • Cover for holidays wherever possible.
  • Statement reconciliations and other ad hoc work.
  • CIS to be either calculated and put on account or to reconcile for HMRC to be completed by the set date.
  • Intrastat returns to be completed by the set date.

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

Accounts/Finance Assistant Apprenticeship Level 2.

This level is ideal for existing staff or new talent in accounting and finance. Their work could include basic bookkeeping activities, working with sales and purchase ledgers, running calculations to ensure that records and payments are correct, recording of cash and data entry.

Learners will complete the mandatory AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting. The Certificate in Accounting comprises of four exams and an End Point Assessment.

You must successfully complete the following:

  • Introduction to Bookkeeping (ITBK).
  • Principles of Bookkeeping Control (POBC).
  • Principles of Costing (PCTN).
  • Business Environment (BESY). EPA - In Tray exercise.

Training will be provided by attending either face-to-face classroom based lessons, Live Online sessions or OnDemand. An apprenticeship has to be relevant to the job you are undertaking and you must dedicate 20% of your time towards it.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Continuous Training up to AAT level 4

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent 5 x GCSE's (Grade 9/A*-4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9/A*-4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Math (Grade 9/A*-4/C) Essential

Things to consider

Benefits: Salary £18,000.00 - £19,000.00 pa 23 days holiday pa + bank holidays + 1 wellbeing day. Health cash back. plan Cycle to work scheme. Social events such as Christmas Party, Team Lunches. Working from Home up to 50% (after probation completed). NEST pension scheme. Free car parking available. Railway stations - Stone Crossing (opposite Head Office) Greenhithe 5-10 minute walk . Bus – Fast track – bus stops outside Head Office.

About the employer

C.P. Hart is the UK’s leading luxury bathroom retailer (est. 85yrs)


C.P. Hart & Sons Ltd


40 Charles Park, Claire Causeway, Crossways Business Park,




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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Aug 2022