To achieve our vision, we employ enthusiastic, dedicated, committed staff who take pride in their work to deliver the highest level of service to our clients. In this role you will be working alongside your supportive team doing duties such as data entry, filing, excel workbooks, general bookkeeping and so much more.

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Closing date: 11 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9 am - 5 pm (1hour lunch)

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    18 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    18 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

• Data Entry – Entering of postings onto different accounts software specifically designed for solicitors
• Filing of paperwork
• Maintenance of Excel Workbooks
• Managing incoming communication – email. Dealing with emails that are received from our clients, responding to queries or dealing with email requests

The training you will be getting

Northern Skills are the apprenticeship training arm of Middlesbrough college, and have classes based around the northeast. 
Day release at Newcastle Site (Stamp Exchange, Westgate Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 1SA). You will be working towards completing your Level 2 AAT Qualification throughout the Apprenticeship.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Depending on the circumstances of the business upon completion of the apprenticeship programme there could be a potential position of employment available. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Essential

Things to consider

This vacancy is to start immediately therefore you must be available to start before applying. All closing, interview and start dates are subject to change and may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. Northern Skills will check candidates' eligibility prior to any interviews.

About the employer

We're a highly recommended business built on quality client relationships The company’s vision is to provide a superior legal cashiering service that, to our client, feels just like an extension to their own internal team. To achieve our vision, we employ enthusiastic, dedicated, committed staff who take pride in their work to deliver the highest level of service to our clients




18 Wansbeck Workspace

Rotary Parkway


NE63 8QZ

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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience


Bethany Carter


Apprenticeship standard

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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