A Level Entry Positions

Each year we take on a number of A-Level students on AAT training contracts. Your initial two year period of study and work experience will provide exposure to various aspects of accountancy, including auditing, accounts preparation, bookkeeping, personal and corporate tax and business development.

What we offer:

Larking Gowen offer a hands on approach to developing you as an individual, allowing to you earn while you learn. We will support you through your studies offering fully paid study leave, flexible working with exciting opportunities once qualified to reach into various areas within the business

The entry requirements are as follows.


  • Minimum of 2 C’s or above at ‘A’ Level  
  • ‘A-C’ Grade in English & Maths GCSE Results


  • Relevant ‘A’ Level subject  
  • Professional work experience

In addition, you will be enthusiastic and self-motivated with a desire to become a professional accountant within a successful growing firm. You should have excellent verbal and numerical skills, along with strong communication skills and be able to work in a team.

Fast Track Qualification Route

With the costs of going to university increasing each year, there’s never been a better time to start an accounting qualification. You can study AAT after taking ‘A’ levels, and on completion transfer to the ACA programme. This option would allow you to be a fully qualified accountant in just 5 years giving you the opportunity to work on the job increasing experience and receiving a paid salary!

You can join the profession to study AAT after taking ‘A’ levels, and on completion transfer to the ACCA/ACA programme, achieving full qualification in less than 5 years!

Application Closing Date

Applications for our graduate programme closes on 7 January 2018. Please note that if we receive a high volume of applications we reserve the right to withdraw our advert early, so please apply as soon as possible to secure your application. 

Download our application form here