Are you interested in working within a Finance department? Do you have good numeracy skills and enjoy problem solving? Do you have a helpful and positive approach and attitude? Enjoy being part of a team? Ready to learn new skills? Would you like to do all this based in an arts organisation? Then our Finance Apprenticeship could be for you…
The Royal Opera House stages over 500 performances a year, and we strive to attract top talent to support us as a leader in performance arts. We want to give everyone the opportunity to get involved in this creative, exciting and growing industry and we think apprenticeships are great way to get started. An apprenticeship gives you the practical skills and knowledge that will underpin your professional development, as well as a recognised and transferable qualification.
What our apprentices say:
“It has taught me invaluable on-the-job experience that textbook learning cannot provide.”
“It is a great pathway into a career and a unique alternative to university”
This year, we will be offering a Finance Apprenticeship on a fixed-term contract for 2 years (January 2019 – December 2020), Full-time (40 hours per week) based at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. This will include study with White Hat (www.whitehat.org.uk) for a Level 3 Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship.
Will I be paid?
Yes! £16,268 a year (£313 a week) before tax, rising 2.5% after successfully completing the first year. College fees will also be paid by the Royal Opera House.
Am I eligible?
- You must be 18 years old or over on 7th January 2019,
- Not have completed a university degree or equivalent level qualification in the UK or elsewhere and
- Have work authorisation for the UK
How to apply:
Go to our website www.roh.org.uk/apprenticeships, where you can read more about the apprenticeship scheme and apply online. If you have any questions or need any help contact the HR Department: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date for applications: 8.00am Tuesday 20th November 2018
Interviews will be on: Monday 26th November 2018