We are looking for an Accountancy Apprentice to provide support to staff at all levels, working under direct supervision and learning on the job This will cover aspects of company accounts, VAT, bookkeeping, payroll and practice management support and administration.

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Closing date: 10 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    This position can lead into ACCA (or ATT) qualification and beyond. We are offering a career in Accountancy to the right candidate.

    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 – Friday, 8:45am – 5:15pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

The duties and responsibilities involved in this role will involve: 

  • Preparation of Financial Statements from client records.
  • Bookkeeping and VAT Return preparation using a variety of software (Quickbooks, Sage, Xero etc)
  • All aspect of practice administration, filing of physical and electronic documents & scanning, assisting with billing and supporting the Practice Manager with fulfilment of their duties. Social media contribution.
  • Learning all aspects of a payroll bureau function. Assisting with preparation of payslips and advising PAYE liabilities.

The training you will be getting

Training will be at North Lindsey Collegewhere you will access a wide range of facilities on offer. 

Day release 

You will undertake the Accounts or Finance Assistant Level 3 standard.     

Apprenticeship search / Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education  

You will undertake Functional Skills for English and/or Maths if needed. 

You will undertake both on and off the job training by a team of industry-qualified professionals to give you the best skills, knowledge, and experience.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Successful completion of the apprenticeship could lead to a higher-level apprenticeship or full-time employment for the right candidate.

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, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade Grade C/4 and above) Essential

Things to consider

Relevant experience or qualification is preferred You must be able to travel to and from work and college. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW):

About the employer

Andrew Thomas Accountancy is an ACCA Registered Chartered Certified Accountancy Practice which prides itself on providing a friendly, professional service, supporting owner managed businesses across North Lincolnshire.






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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


Stephen Baker

Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

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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