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Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
July 2 Weeks 1 Part-Time - Day Bede Campus Skills for Employment

What’s it all about?

This course is suitable for anyone who wishes to gain employment in an office environment.

The focus will be on developing the practical skills in a business administration role, whilst also improving job search and interview skills to gain employment

This course is suitable for anyone aged 19 or over who is unemployed, eligible to work in the UK and who is claiming JSA or ESA (WRAG) or other benefits such as income support, housing, council tax, pension credit or an unwaged dependent.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire You will need to provide your own stationery.

The course will have work-related focus and will cover some of the knowledge and practical skills required for working in the sector and for gaining employment within the sector.

The course will also prepare learners for job applications, interviews, i

What’s next?

After successfully completing the course you will have the skills required to gain an entry position in an office, progress on to further study, distance learning or apprenticeship.

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Careers

Book-keepers, Payroll Managers and Wages Clerks

Book-keepers, payroll managers and wages clerks maintain and balance records of financial transactions, oversee the operation of payroll functions and calculate hours worked, wages due and other relevant contributions and deductions.

Medium Salary

£ 20685

13487 people employed as Book-keepers, Payroll Managers and Wages Clerks in the current year.

Finance Officers

Finance officers oversee book-keeping, general accounting and other financial and related clerical functions mainly within local government and a variety of public sector organisations.

Medium Salary

£ 24597

1324 people employed as Finance Officers in the current year.

Records Clerks and Assistants

Records clerks and assistants maintain and update electronic and/or hard copy documents, correspondence and other records, and organise their storage.

Medium Salary

£ 22436

4084 people employed as Records Clerks and Assistants in the current year.

93.1%of our students progressed to further study, university of employment.

(*Based on 16-18 year olds destination data, 2019/20 academic year)

Why choose Sunderland College?

Consistently high achievement rates

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*Ofsted June 2016

Excellent student support

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