University is not the only option…
A university education isn’t for everyone – some people prefer to start working and earning straight away. Our School Leaver Programme is just the answer.
We will help you gain highly-regarded professional qualifications together with a promising career, all without the expense of paying for higher education. At the same time, you’ll be gaining invaluable experience in a business environment, doing real work, for real clients with real responsibility right from the start.
On your way to Professional qualification…
Our School Leaver Programme combines work experience with study towards a recognised professional qualification
You will start working towards the Association of Accounting Technicians qualification (AAT) where you where you will gain the fundamental knowledge and skills you need for a career in Finance and accounting, whilst earning a competitive salary at the same time. Once you successfully complete the AAT, you will will be ready to progress towards qualification as a Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA).
With dedication and commitment to succeed combined with our excellent training and work experience you could be a fully qualified accountant within 5 years!
Training on and off the job…
Many of our Managers and Partners have worked their way up through the business and some started right from where you are now. You will receive extensive internal on the job training and support as well as tuition from a nationally recognised accountancy college. You’ll have the opportunity to work in different departments within the Practice with the opportunity to work with a variety of clients in different industries such as film, television, property, barristers and many more.
You will benefit from our comprehensive study package covering every aspect of your professional training including tuition and exam fees as well as making sure you have all the study time you need. We will help you develop some core skills required for a career in business. You will be working as part of a team, communicating with people at all levels, learning to manage your time as well as using the latest IT packages and accountancy software.
Support and guidance the whole way…
From day one we will be there to offer support with an extensive network of people and resources, including your own Mentor, a Partner responsible for your progress thorough the business and a Student Qualification Manager who will guide you through your professional qualifications. They will all be there to help you settle in, offer guidance and advice and motivate you towards realising your full potential.
What we need from you…
We are looking forward to hearing from you! You need a minimum of 120 UCAS points (new tariff) at A2 level or equivalent (not General Studies) as well as grades B in Maths and English GCSE.
The application process…
We will ask you to fill in an online application form and to send in your c.v. Once we have checked that you have the qualifications we are looking for we will arrange a telephone conversation, giving you the opportunity to ask us any questions you have and for us to get to know you better.
At the next stage we will invite you to come in and spend the day with us. We will tell you all about Silver Levene and you will have the opportunity to meet some of our people, have a chat with one of our Partners and take part in some team exercises. You will also be asked to fill in an online test which will tell us more about your verbal and numerical skills.
If you are one of our successful candidates, you will be offered a place on our programme starting in September.
Please follow the attached link to fill in our application form and attach your c.v.