Assistant Accountant Apprentice SHAWN & ASSOCIATES LTD

The role will provide the opportunity for someone who has a genuine interest in accountancy to start their career. It will enable you to develop your accountancy and taxation knowledge and experience working within an accountancy practice.

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

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Closing date: 19 Jun 2023

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 09:00am 5:30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    26 Jun 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The role will be varied and you will be provided 'on-the-job' training to support your AAT apprenticeship studies.

• Bookkeeping in the office
• Preparation of VAT returns for review
• Preparation of accounts for review (includes unincorporated and incorporated entities)
• Preparation of personal, partnership and company tax returns and computations for review
• Completion of jobs as efficiently as possible
• New client set ups including the preparation of client engagement letters and 64-8s as instructed

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

Solveway delivery our training through live stream training, classroom classes in our Stevenage based academy and online courses. 

What's included? 

·         Assistant Accountant level 3

·         AAT level 3

·         Advanced Bookkeeping

·         Management Accounting Costing

·         Indirect Tax

·         Final Accountants Preparation

·         Spreadsheets and Ethics for Accountants

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

After successfully achieving the AAT Level 3 qualification, the candidate will be considered for a the Level 4 AAT Apprenticeship training and/or the opportunity to progress to a more senior level with the firm and a career within accountancy.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4+) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4+) Desired

About the employer

We work closely with our clients to find new ways of generating value, reducing lead time, cutting costs and delivering operational efficiency.







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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 19 Jun 2023