Personal Tax Assistant (ATT Apprentice)

  • Full time, permanent
  • Scarborough, York
  • Competitive

Our Personal Tax Assistant apprenticeship offers an opportunity to develop valuable skills, enjoy a challenging hands-on experience and learn from exceptional people, all while you work towards gaining the ATT and CTA qualifications and earn a full-time salary.

In this role you will prepare and assist in the preparation of personal and trust tax returns, simple accounts for the returns, capital gains tax computations and income tax computations. Support will be provided by our existing assistants and managers to ensure that you have the ability to ask questions while learning and building up your knowledge.


  • Supporting the tax compliance for a portfolio of clients throughout the year; managing timetables/expectations accurately and efficiently.
  • Work closely with clients to ensure all necessary tax documentation is complete and accurate.
  • Support the tax team in researching and interpreting tax laws and regulations.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of tax legislation and any changes affecting our clients.
  • Contribute to the development and improvement of tax-related processes and procedures.
  • Preparing client deliverables and acting as an ambassador for the business
  • Work with other service lines to the benefit of the client including referring opportunities where relevant and minimising risk (to both the business and the client)
  • Responsible for dealing with ad-hoc enquiries and provision of other tax and office support as required
  • Undertake professional study towards the ATT qualification, progressing to the CTA qualification to become a Chartered Tax Advisor.


  • Minimum B, B, C grade A levels, or equivalent level of qualification (achieved or predicted to achieve)
  • Prior experience using Microsoft Office (particularly Excel and Outlook) would be advantageous
  • Commitment and willingness to learn
  • Ability to think analytically


  • Competitive salary
  • Full study support
  • 22 days holiday + birthday day off + standard bank holidays
  • Health cash plan
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Group Income Protection
  • Group Life Assurance x 3
  • Pension salary sacrifice
  • Benefits Discounts Portal
  • Quarterly functions and events
  • On-site parking
  • Friendly and inclusive working environment
  • Regular training and development

Closing Date

30th April 2024

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