The Accounting Technician Apprenticeship launched in September 2017 is a new pathway to a career in business, accountancy and finance, where apprentices are mentored through a two-year, work-based learning programme.
Accounting Technician Apprentices work four days a week with a registered employer and study one day a week with a local college on a two-year employment contract.
Apprentices college tuition is fully funded by SOLAS.
Apprentices get paid minimum wage of at least €19,428.50 per annum by the employer.
The programme leads to a Level 6 QQI Advanced Certificate in Accounting
The next intake for the programme is January 2019 with opportunities now available in Limerick/Clare, Galway and Dublin.
Leading companies from practice, industry and public sector including Revenue Commissioners in Ennis are recruiting.