Advanced Apprenticeship in
Apprentices learn on the
job, building up knowledge and skills, gaining qualifications and
earning money all at the same time.
WHAT WILL YOU DO?
You will do work-based training with an
employer. You are paid a wage or a training allowance. The
apprenticeship will involve working towards a Vocational
Qualification (NVQ) and Functional Skills as described
WHAT ARE THE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS?
For the Advanced Apprenticeship in Accounting
you should have obtained an Apprenticeship at Level 2 in Accounting
or have undertaken a A Level standard of education.
WHAT JOB WILL YOU DO?
Accounting skills are in demand by commercial
and industrial organisations, central and local government, the NHS
and the voluntary sector, as well as by specialist accounting
firms. Tasks include recording and accounting for cash and credit
transactions and recording payroll transactions. Job titles may
vary across sectors and organisations but are likely to
- Accounts Clerk/Accounts
- Assistant/Finance Assistant
- Credit Control Clerk
- Data Input Clerk
- Payroll Officer/Wages Clerk
- Purchase Ledger Clerk
HOW LONG DOES YOUR APPRENTICESHIP TAKE TO
The Advanced Apprenticeship in Accounting is
normally completed in one year.
WHAT OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE
With an Advanced Apprenticeship in Accounting,
young people can progress to an NVQ Level 4 in Accounting.
Generally this will involve a career choice of one of the sub
sectors of accounting such as accounting practice, industry and
commerce or public sector.
Further study and practical experience can
lead to membership of one of the chartered accountancy bodies -
ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA or ICAEW. There are also a range of accountancy
and finance diplomas and degrees offered by higher education
Qualifications required as part of the
You will need to achieve the following NVQ at
You will work to achieve the following Key
- Maths Level 2
- English Level 2
Employer Rights and
You will discuss your individual needs with
your employer and college representative
HOW TO APPLY
Please download an application
form or contact the team below for more information, advice and
Tel: 0800 358 7575
Email: click here
Disclaimer: All courses are
run subject to numbers, and every effort is made to ensure the
information on this leaflet is correct. Doncaster College reserves
the right to amend the contents as deemed necessary.
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