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National Australia Bank - Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK

Our Foundation Apprenticeships can help you hit the ground running towards a successful career in financial services. These exciting placements offer a fixed term contract in an entry-level role, giving you work experience as you study towards a professional qualification - all while earning a competitive salary (with benefits!)

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

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Closing date: 15 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    You will also be eligible to receive additional benefits including pension, healthcare and dental etc.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    29 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Preparing accounting journals for input into the ledger

  • Balance sheet reconciliation and substantiation

  • Liaising with different teams across the Bank to resolve issues
  • Working alongside a team with a wealth of knowledge in Finance and Banking

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

  • Certificate of higher education (CertHE)
  • Training will be completed on site and on the job as well as at on the training providers premises - both in central London
  • Training will take place at least one day a week 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • At the end of the apprenticeship, if there is a role available that you are now qualified for, you would be interviewed and potentially hired for this on a much higher salary.
  • You would have to opportunity to complete additional qualifications if you wanted to continue your studies while working
  • If there are no roles available internally, NAB would assist you in interviewing and applying for external roles you are now eligible for (again this would be on a much higher salary as you will now be qualified)

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 4) Essential

Things to consider

If you already have A-Levels, we will put you through and higher education apprenticeship instead of Level 3 - we will review each application individually.

About the employer

WE’RE NAB We are here to serve customers well and help our communities prosper. Today, there are more than 32,000 colleagues, serving over 8 million customers, at over 700 locations throughout Australia, New Zealand and around the world. Through investment in our colleagues and our customers, our ambition is to be Safe, Easy, Relationship-led & Long Term.




52 Lime Street




Jayde Cumming

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Once you click on the link, you will be taken to our landing page which will invite you to ‘Create an account’ with us – please register by entering your details. You will then be taken to our digital application form.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Aug 2022