Making sure employees are paid the right amount on the right date
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
- Typical length
- 18 months
- Current funding band
Up to £9,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer
- What apprentices will learn
- checking how many hours employees have worked
- how to calculate pay
- working out tax and national insurance payments
- paying wages
- processing holiday, sick and maternity pay, and expenses
- understanding and issuing tax forms
Before taking their end-point assessment:
- apprentices must achieve level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C)
- Professional registration
Apprentices will be eligible to apply for student membership of the Global Payroll Association and Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals.
- End-Point Assessment
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.