Accounts/Finance Assistant Apprentice (Level 2) - £19500 per annum WOOLLCOMBE YONGE LLP

An amazing opportunity where you will be supporting the head cashier in the running of a busy finance department participating in all aspects of legal finance.

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

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Closing date: 28 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, from 9:00am to 5:00pm.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    23 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Main responsibilities:

  • Processing incoming and outgoing chaps, bacs, cheques and cash payments
  • Monitor and reconcile client and office bank accounts
  • Adhere to SRA Accounts Rules
  • Processing creditor statements, disbursements, payments
  • Archiving with Zero balances
  • Property completion statements and payments
  • Processing invoices

Company Benefits:

  • Nest pension Scheme
  • Staff life Insurance
  • Five weeks paid holiday

The training you will be getting

  • Level 2 Accounts/Finance apprenticeship standard
  • Training schedule has yet to be agreed. Details will be made available at a later date.

Apprentices will be required to take one of the professional qualifications listed below, as chosen by the employer to be most relevant to the job role:


  • AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting

  • ACCA Certificate in financial and management accounting (level 2)

  • IAB Level 2 certificate in bookkeeping

  • ICB Level 2 certificate in bookkeeping

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • After completion of Level 2 Apprenticeship, progress to Level 3 Accountancy qualification

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Logical, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-5/A*-C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-6/A-C or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 x A Levels (Grade A*-C) Desired

Things to consider

Damar is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our apprentices and expects our employer partners to share this commitment and to take appropriate steps to ensure that learning takes place in a safe, healthy and supportive environment.

About the employer

Staff are vital to the success of Woollcombe Yonge, they strive to employ talented, commercially minded people who are committed to their vision of how clients should be treated and how quality legal services should be delivered. Woollcombe Yonge want staff to have a “work hard play hard” approach to life and want them to take responsibility and challenge themselves to reach their full potential. They pride ourselves on the levels of training they provide for staff and the fact that they support anyone who wishes to train to achieve higher qualifications. Woollcombe Yonge adopt the approach that “we are all in this together” and that they all have a responsibility to work hard together as a team to achieve the goals of the business.







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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


Sabina Adam

07566 289 979

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

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Jun 2024