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Bookkeeping apprenticeship with Chartered Accountancy Practice KENDALL WADLEY LLP

Training Vacancies in Accountancy with a premier independent Chartered Accountancy practice based in Worcestershire Kendall Wadley LLP is a proactive firm of business advisers offering clients a wide range of services, which makes us an excellent starting point for your career in accountancy.

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

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Performance increases annually every 1st April. Increases on successful completion of apprenticeship Travel expenses paid when traveling to clients

    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, 7 and a half hours a day, either 8.30am to 5pm or 9.00am to 5.30pm with an hour for lunch. No evenings or weekends

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • The role will involve working on bookkeeping for clients using various accounting packages and spreadsheets.
  • The role will involve assisting the busy payroll department with the preparation of weekly and monthly payrolls. This will include analysing informaiton provided by clients, inputting into Payroll software and producing report, payslips etc.
  • The apprentice will assist on the preparation of clients quarterly VAT returns including analysis of income and expenses.

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

  • The apprentice will study for the Association of Accounting Technician qualification.
  • Training will be provided on the job and at Kaplan Financial in Birmingham. Usually this is one day a week.
  • Full study support will be given and you will have the support of others in the office who are either doing the same qualification or have previously trained with the firm.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Once qualified the apprentice can continue to higher level Association of Accounting Technician level 4.
  • The apprentice can progress to more complex assignments in the office. Progressing within the team as experience grows.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working


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

About the employer

One of the West Midlands' leading independent chartered accountancy firms. Located across the Three Counties region with offices in Worcester, Malvern and Hereford, our team of dedicated, friendly and enthusiastic professionals has one clear aim in mind - to provide businesses and individuals with a comprehensive range of accountancy, business and tax solutions which will help you or your business to evolve.




Granta Lodge 71 Graham Road



WR14 2JS


Mark Ashworth


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Applications should email a CV and a covering letter to

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Sep 2022