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Level 3 AAT Apprentice MILLWARD, MAY & CO

We have an opportunity in our growing Wokingham office for an enthusiastic and reliable candidate. You will have access to a wide range of accountancy experience and in-house training while also completing your AAT studies. You will learn about various aspects of accounting as well as skills related to how businesses work. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to earn a salary and gain a recognised level 3 qualification.

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Closing date: 31 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Hours/Week: 37.5 (9am – 5.30pm), working days TBC Holidays: 20 days + 8 bank holidays

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    24 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • General bookkeeping using various software packages- Xero, QuickBooks and Free Agent (adding sales/expenses & reconciling bank)
  • Preparation and submission of VAT returns
  • Preparation and submission of CIS returns
  • Answering client queries by phone or email
  • Answering the phone to clients and dealing with or forwarding enquiries
  • Speaking to HMRC to resolve any issues
  • Preparation and submission of payroll for our clients
  • Preparation and submission of confirmation statements for our limited company clients
  • Preparation of self-assessment tax returns
  • Preparation of basic company accounts and corporation tax returns
  • Helping with the bookkeeping reviews for limited companies
  • Helping with administrative tasks such as client take-on, answering the phone and dealing with post

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

  • You will be completing a level 3 AAT qualification with First Intuition Reading Ltd via block release training days.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Once level 3 AAT is completed we will look to progress the candidate to level 4 AAT and then potentially ACA depending on them meeting the requirements at each stage.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Initiative, Word and Excel Literacy, Reliable


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade B/5 or above) Desired
A Level or equivalent Any Three (Grade A-C or above) Essential

About the employer

We are a dynamic and fast-growing accountancy practice based in Wokingham. We help a variety of businesses including start-ups, limited companies, sole traders & partnerships and provide a wide range of accountancy services including annual accounts, tax returns, payroll, VAT & bookkeeping. Our aim is to provide 100% customer satisfaction – check out our reviews online. Our culture is very important and we feel it sets us apart from other firms. All of the below are critical for our team members to possess: - Continuous learning & self-improvement. - Business development. - Work ethic & accountability. - Client relationships. - Team player. - Work quality.




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RG40 1AP

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

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