Accounts & Office Apprentice with The Resolute Group

21 May 2024

What’s the JOB?

Accounts & Office Apprentice

WHO is it with?

The Resolute Group Limited


Storefirst Business Centre, Riverside Road, Pride Park, Derby DE24 8HY

WHAT does it pay?

£13,000 per year

WHAT are the HOURS?

Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm (1 hour lunch)

What Qualification will I GAIN?

AAT Level 2

How LONG will it TAKE me?

15 months

HOW does the Apprenticeship work?

·         1-2-1 Coaching (via teams) with a Dedicated Skills Coach and sessions with a Dedicated AAT Tutor.

·         Interactive online Enhanced Classrooms with BPP.

·         6 hours of your working week spent on apprenticeship work e.g., assignments, independent study, training & development activities.

·         The Level 2 AAT also includes a Mandatory Qualification ‘Certificate in Accounting.’ This is delivered and studied on a modular basis.

o   Once you complete each module, you sit an exam (online).

·         With CT Skills, you’ll get lots of 1-2-1 support from application until the completion of your apprenticeship!

So, WHO are The Resolute Group?

The Resolute Group supports clients all over the world by placing professionals in their organisations. Established in 2015 working across various sectors from construction, real estate, engineering etc, it is a small, friendly company looking to expand, so you will enjoy a variety of different challenges with various progression routes.

For more information, visit https://www.resolutegrp.co.uk/

WHAT’S in it for ME?

You will be joining a very supportive team with experience of apprentices (the previous apprentice has now been promoted), so you are in very safe hands! You’ll gain a solid understanding of the Recruitment industry, develop essential skills, earn a recognised qualification; using this as the first step into your career with future options in the business to allow you to progress further.

Plus, you’ll get:

·         Birthday meals & Christmas Shutdown

·         Days out & trips abroad and in the UK (if company targets are achieved)

·         20 days + bank holidays, pension, and training opportunities!

DAY to DAY, you will be involved in….

·         Basic Sage bookkeeping, maintaining spreadsheets, and processing the business expenses.

·         Checking VAT returns and payroll processing.

·         General financial admin duties.

·         Updating the internal CRM system / Database.

·         Support in creating presentations and compiling spreadsheets.

·         Scanning and filing documents.

·         Diary management.

WHAT Skills do I NEED?

Apprenticeships are very demanding; you’re working towards a qualification whilst working full time! You’ll need to be committed and motivated as there is lots of self-guided work involved. PLUS, you need GOOD ….

·         Communication

·         IT

·         Attention to detail           

·         Organisation

·         Initiative              

·         Problem Solving

·         Non judgemental

·         Administrative

·         Numeracy


·         GCSE or equivalent English and Maths grade 5/B or above

·         UK Residency (MUST have lived in the UK for 3 years+)

·         Some office/admin experience (Desired)

What AFTER the Apprenticeship?

You could progress into ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Finance Assistant (with an increase in salary!) or consider other options, just take a look;  https://www.ctskills.co.uk/apprenticeship-courses/accountancy/

INTERESTED? Before you apply, ASK yourself?

·         Are you happy with the role, company, and qualification?

·         Can you commit to the timeframe?

·         Do you meet the eligibility criteria? (GCSE Maths & English 4 or above & UK Residency)

·         Can you start immediately, or do you have other commitments such as education or work?

·         Is your CV up to date and relevant? If not, use this: https://www.ctskills.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2023/10/Candidate-CV-Advice-Template-1.docx

What NEXT?

·         If successful, you’ll receive a phone call from our Recruitment Team

·         NEXT, you’ll be asked to write a supporting statement (this will be added to your CV)

·         You’ll complete an English and Maths assessment

Job Benefits

Birthday meals
Christmas shutdown
Days out & trips abroad and in the UK (if company targets are achieved)
Training opportunities
Some office/admin experience
Work Level
Level 2
Employment Type
Full Time
£13,000 per year
The Resolute Group Limited
Apprenticeship Course
AAT Level 2
15 months
CT Skills
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