Finance Apprentice

Disability day care

Finance (Apprentice) 

£5 per hour rising to NMW/NLW After 12 months

Are you looking to build a long-term career in Accountancy? Do you want to join an extremely hardworking but fun and effective team? Then look no further! Start your career today with a Level 2 apprenticeship in Finance with Bolton Cares. You will be gaining valuable workplace experience whilst working towards the AAT qualification and we are keen to give this opportunity to a local candidate.

We are a local authority trading company, wholly owned by Bolton Council. We provide a range of care and support services to 1,000 people across Bolton and Greater Manchester, including day opportunities; support and activities; supported living, extra care, shared lives and care within the home across Bolton and the surrounding areas. We support a wide range of people, including Adults with Learning Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Conditions, Mental Health and Dementia diagnosis as well as the frail and elderly. We employ over 400 dedicated and passionate staff, who along with the people we support are at the heart of everything we do.

The role will include:

Accounts Payable:

  • Invoice Processing / Scanning / Filing
  • Creation of Purchase Order’s
  • Supplier Payments and liaison
  • Purchase Order and Ledger administration
  • Colleague Expenses

Accounts Receivable:

  • Revenue Billing
  • Cash Allocation
  • Credit Control

Cash and Banking:

  • Petty Cash
  • Purchase Cards
  • Card terminals
  • Cash reconciliation


  • Collating time sheets
  • Data input
  • Statutory payments (SMP,SPP,SSP)
  • Holidays
  • Attachment Orders
  • Handling queries from colleagues


  • Filing
  • Scanning
  • Mail distribution
  • general office duties

This is a demanding role requiring excellent organisational skills, flexibility and an ability to work closely with others within a busy environment.

The closing date for this post is: 5pm, 6 August 2021.

Application Pack

Applicants should send in their CV and supporting statement to