Course Info

Apprenticeships
Business
  • businessAndEconomics

Useful Information

  • Mode of study:

    Apprenticeship

  • Level:

    3

  • Duration:

    18 months

  • Awarding/validation body:

    AAT

 

Course Overview

Payroll Administrators will, typically, have responsibility for setting up and operating the payroll within the organisation in which they are employed or on behalf of another organisation.  The role may be located within a business / organisation or in a payroll bureau, bookkeeping or accounting practice, or professional services company.

Students will learn about setting up and operating the payroll within the organisation in which they are employed or on behalf of another organisation.

The delivery of this course includes one day per week at Croydon College.

Course Highlights

Topics covered include:

Knowledge

  • Business and customer awareness
  • Payroll
  • Regulation and compliance
  • Systems and processes

Skills

  • Planning and prioritisation
  • Analysis
  • Uses systems and processes
  • Team working and collaboration
  • Communication and engagement

Behaviours

  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Adaptability
  • Professional Scepticism
  • Proactivity and Enthusiasm
  • Professional Development

Career Opportunities & Further Study

Students can progress into full time work or an Accountancy Apprenticeship. Job roles could include:

  • Payroll Administrator
  • Payroll Junior
  • Payroll Assistant
  • Payroll Officer
  • Payroll Clerk
  • Payroll Advisor
  • Payroll Executive
  • Payroll Analyst
  • Reward Administrator
  • Bureau Administrator
  • HR and Payroll Officer

Assessment

Assessment is through on and off the job training in

  • Apprenticeship Standard
  • Maths and English
  • Behaviour

Learners will be assessed through various forms plus

  • A synoptic end-test covering the knowledge and skills
  • A professional discussion
  • Role simulation

Entry Requirements

Students will need GCSE grades A-C/9-4 in Maths and English.

If you are interested in this apprenticeship you can apply on our website by clicking here via the Apprenticeship Vacancies page.

How To Apply

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