Articles from AAT


The Prime Minister has today announced the launch of the Lifetime Skills Guarantee, offering funding for adults in England without an A-level or equivalent qualification to take college courses from April 2021. The National Skills Fund will provide funding for these causes, with additional funds also provided for small businesses to take on apprentices. 

Younger workers far more likely to seek career change in Covid-19 recession

One in four employees aged 16-34 are currently considering a new career as economic impact of coronavirus pandemic bites  ONS (Office for National Statistics) figures released today (15 Sept) have provided early indicators for the number of UK employees on payroll during August 2020, revealing a sharp rise of 156,000 young people (aged 16-24) without employment.

Not your average accountant: Why a career in finance is open to all, whatever your exam results

#GCSEResults2020 - With coronavirus (Covid-19), predicted grades and #AI #Algorithms having led to chaos for some A-level students, the Association of Accounting Technicians (@YourAAT) is calling on school leavers to consider a career in finance – whatever their results.

“Never a better time” to gain skills qualifications fit for employment

#ResultsDay2020 - With the ongoing fiasco of exam results, school leavers are being urged to consider gaining the necessary skills to help them start their future career via vocational qualifications, as an alternative to university.

Three footballers who are future-proofing their careers through accountancy

During the summer of 2019, @Aresnal's Leah Williamson’s profile grew dramatically.


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