Modern Apprentice (Accounts) (Temporary) (2 Apprenticeships)

£10,088 per year
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
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£10,088 per annum

The right training. The right experience. The right qualifications.

Wouldn't it be great if you could get all this from one, effective, rewarding opportunity? Well you can. Our Modern Apprenticeships in Accounting will give you the practical experience and skills you need to achieve a recognised qualification. So if you are 16-19 (prior to 31 October 2017 live in North Lanarkshire and have the drive and commitment to undertake the Modern Apprentice in Accounting qualification then this opportunity could be for you.

An essential part of this position will be to gain valuable on the job skills and training and to complete a Modern Apprenticeship SVQ Level 3 in Accounting. Apprentices spend time working in a range of different financial service areas learning the business from the ground up, so they can make an effective contribution in helping the Council deliver its services.

Two Highers at bands A-C, or presently studying to attain this level of qualification, and 4 Standard Grades, at bands 1-3 / 4 National 5s, at band A-C (both including English), or equivalent, are essential. A Standard Grade in Accounting at bands 1-3 is desirable. You will have good interpersonal skills and be enthusiastic, confident and outgoing. Well developed IT skills and good communication skills are both deemed essential

You must be able to give practical examples of when and how you have demonstrated team work and you should have an awareness of, and a general interest in, Accounting and working in an office environment, therefore, previous office work experience would be advantageous.

Interviews will take place in October 2017

Start date: October 2017

For further information, please contact Lorraine Irvine, VQ/Ma development co-ordinator, on 01236 812230.

These apprenticeships are temporary for one year.

These apprenticeships are apply on-line only.

North Lanarkshire Council - Recruitment Charter

See also: MA in Accounting Description 2017.doc
New Spec Accounts September 2017.docx

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