In our final webinar for Scottish Apprenticeship week, we invite employers to find out more about what is involved in taking on an AAT trainee.
This session will tell you everything you need to know about apprenticeships, from accessing funding to finding the best trainee for your business. To sign up for this event click on the link below:
Employers – Thursday 24th May 12.30-1.30pm
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Don’t know where to start when it comes to looking for careers and recruitment advice, or have a trainee job that you’re keen to advertise? Here’s a list of some of the most popular sites in Scotland to help you.
www.aat-jobs.co.uk – candidates can sign up for job alerts and search for a range of job opportunities, while employers can post trainee positions for free on the AAT jobs site
Following last week’s National Apprenticeship Week AAT Comment is full of top tips on apprenticeships from training providers and employers, including Baker Tilly’s Helen Bloodworth sharing her experiences of apprenticeship recruitment.
Add an AAT resolution to your list for 2012
Welcome to 2012! If you’re looking for some new year resolutions that don’t involve diet or exercise, then here are some ideas to pick from to get your year off to a good start.
1. Start my AAT training: there are plenty of AAT training providers in Scotland with courses starting in January. To find your nearest one and sign up fast, visit the AAT website.
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Scotland’s Financial Services Skills Gateway has recently launched a new website which is a one stop shop for finding out more about working in the financial services industry.
Re:think showcases the wide variety of roles people can go into within the sector (including accountancy!) using a combination of case studies and videos from people working in the financial services industry in Scotland.
AAT shine a spotlight on Scottish salaries
We’ve just published our first ever AAT salary survey and although there may be less AAT students and members north of the border, we’re holding our own when it comes to earning potential.
Coming second only to London in terms of student and member salaries, it’s great to see that the skills AAT staff bring to the workplace are valued highly.
Listen out for Arman Hussain on Scotland's airwaves
Listen out for AAT on the airwaves over the next few weeks as our 2011 recruitment campaign gets underway.
Radio commercials featuring some of our talented Scottish students can be heard on Clyde 1 from the 8th-21st August and you should also see some adverts in the press.
Employers: Are you looking to take on a school leaver to progress through a government funded AAT place?
Kaplan Financial are running their 2nd annual summer school this year between July 26th – 29th 2011, and have been working with schools all over Scotland to recruit the very best students to attend. This takes a large part of the burden of finding a suitable school leaver off employers’ hands.