Want to earn while you learn? Become a trusted adviser? And gain a professional qualification? Find out what we can offer:

Looking for a career you can grow into?

The Scrutton Bland Apprenticeship Scheme is your first step towards a career with a highly respected firm.

On completion of our training scheme, you’ll have a permanent job that will earn you a competitive salary and offer some great benefits.

From the moment you join us, you’ll be treated as an important member of the team, valued for the unique contributions you make and the fresh ideas you bring.

No two days are the same at Scrutton Bland. You’ll work directly with clients and your contributions to projects will have a very real and meaningful impact on their success. You’ll get to experience working with various businesses at different stages of their business. As well as gaining a recognised professional qualification, you’ll develop the kind of rounded business skills that will serve you well regardless of where your future takes you.

Scrutton Bland is a member of Nexia International, a leading worldwide network of accounting and financial consulting firms. Our membership means that we can act for clients located in the UK who need to transact internationally as well as for those overseas clients looking to set up a business in the UK.

This means that we are part of a dynamic global network and have opportunities to work with international firms and deliver our local expertise, with a global reach. There also opportunities for our people to carry out secondments and get work experience at other network firms.

Whether you’re in sixth form, college or completed your A Levels last year, you can register your interest in our programme now.

Application process

We’ll be opening applications for our 2023 Apprenticeship scheme in September.

It’s easy to apply, so we’ve included a step by step guide about our application process in the image to the right.

Be the first to know when we launch our Apprenticeship scheme by registering your interest in our programme now.


The Scrutton Bland Apprenticeship Scheme eases candidates into the world of work and provides the skills necessary to become part of a larger team. We support our teams in gaining their professional qualifications including AAT, ACCA, ACA, ATT, CTT, CIOT, CIIA, CII and ADIT.

Your training starts on your first day with an induction that will give you a broad business, technical and service overview and will continue to help you gain the knowledge and skills to become a trusted adviser for our clients.

These are all structured training programmes where you will be learning and gain hands on experience with real clients and projects with a supportive team around you. For those joining our Business Advisory and Audit Teams you will be training with First Intuition, those joining our Tax Teams will be training with Kaplan and those joining our Financial Planning Team will be studying with Skills Edge.


Our apprenticeships offer a great salary, they’re competitive and we benchmark against others regularly.

As an apprentice, your salary will be reviewed when you pass exams and complete apprenticeship levels, so you’ll always be rewarded for your efforts.

You’ll join our flexible benefits package with a number of voluntary benefits to choose from too. Options include private medical cover, subsidised gym membership, car leasing offers, shopping discounts and health cash plans.


You’ll benefit from technical and soft skills training that is fast-paced, interactive and ongoing.

At the same time, you’ll work alongside, and learn from, exceptionally talented colleagues in a friendly, supportive culture where people are open and approachable. It’s a combination that will equip you to make an impressive impact.

At the end of your apprenticeship, you’ll be professionally qualified and continue to have opportunities to progress your career, we’ll give you advice and guidance to help you get where you want to go, so whether you want decide to progress in your team or want to take a secondment in one of the other teams, we’ll help you get your next step.