School Leaver Programme

Are you ready to start your career?

Do you want to earn while you learn? 

We are now accepting applications for our 2019 School Leaver Programme.

If university is not for you, or you wish to earn while you learn then our school leaver programme can help you achieve this by offering you the chance to gain valuable experience whilst studying towards a professional qualification.

You will study the first two years towards AAT or ATT through an approved apprenticeship framework. On completion of these modules you will then work towards a professional qualification in accountancy or tax services, usually ACA, ACCA or CTA. Scrutton Bland will provide full study support to include paid time off for attending tuition, revision and exams. Our five year programme will take you through to an internationally recognised qualification.

Throughout the training programme our trainees will be given hands on practical experience on a varied client portfolio. From our offices in Ipswich, Cambridge, Colchester and Diss we work with clients throughout the UK and beyond to find effective solutions which meet their individual needs. Our clients are involved in a very wide variety of businesses, from high-tec research and development and higher and further education to haulage, construction, agriculture and goods production.  Our team of experienced specialists provide accountancy, tax, auditinsurance, employee benefits and independent financial planning advice.

Entry requirements

To be considered for this programme you will need to have at least:
  • 2-3 A levels at grades A*-C or
  • 9-4 at GCSE in Maths & English Language
Key skills
  • Ability to work as part of a professional team
  • Strong ability in both Mathematics and English and a good knowledge of Microsoft packages.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent analytical skills with an eye for detail
For further information or to apply for the School Leaver Programme, please use the button below to contact our HR team. If you are applying for the role please send your CV along with a covering letter.