AAT Level 2 Apprenticeship JACK SEALEY LIMITED

Sealey is 100% family owned and operates from its premises on the Suffolk Business Park in Bury St Edmunds. The brand has a global reputation for Innovation, Quality and Aftersales Service and is trusted by professionals and enthusiasts alike.

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

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, between 9am and 5:30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Jul 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Since being founded in 1978, Sealey has grown to be one of the largest tool and equipment suppliers in the UK, with over 12,000 products. It is an exciting time to join Sealey as we embark on our expansion plans, which will see our site grow from 21 to 28 acres. 

Main Duties and responsibilites: 

  • Responsible for the administration of accurate and timely processing of supplier and other company payments, including other basic accounting functions
  • Registering supplier invoices and credit notes. 
  • Processing UK and international payments. 
  • Supplier account reconciliations. 
  • Telephone and email correspondence. 

The training you will be getting

  • The learner will be studying the Accounting Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard qualification.
  • Day release to West Suffolk College.
  • Functional skills will be studied if equivalent qualifications are not held.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

The role provides a first step to working within a purchase ledger department. Future opportunities include continuing to work in different capacities within the purchase ledger team and progressing there, or moving to a different role within the accounts department.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Communication skills, Organisation skills, Initiative, Team working


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4-9) Desired

Things to consider

The role is office based and mainly involves working on a computer.

About the employer

Founded in 1978, Sealey is now known nationally and internationally as a leading brand of professional tools and workshop equipment. Committed to selling through a network of local, independent dealers, we have a reputation for providing the best products, best value and a service that is second to none.




Jack Sealey Ltd, Kempson Way

Bury St. Edmunds

IP32 7AR

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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

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: 31 Jul 2024