NRB Academy

We understand the positive impacts that Apprentices have in our business

Our Academy is designed to have a keen focus on supporting, coaching and developing our team of Apprentices at NRB.

A Career at NRB

As an Accounts Apprentice at NRB you will work towards your AAT Level 3 & AAT Level 4.

As your studies progress and your career advances, your duties will be subject to change so we can continue supporting you in your studies.

Throughout your Apprenticeship you will be partnered with our specially chosen training provider, First Intuition.

The NRB Acdamey

All our apprentices in the Academy are given work that has been carefully planned to coincide and support their studies. We also offer in house training sessions on various topics to help our students on areas they feel further support is needed.

We have a well-designed levelling system, placing each of our apprentices at a level between 1 to 6. Each level has clear and well-defined targets so you can move through the levels, ultimately progressing through the business. At NRB your pay is not just determined by exam success like most other firms, we value the individual and the skills they bring.

How to apply

We would love you to be a part of the NRB Team!

To apply we have two options, you can either;

  • Send your CV along with a covering letter answering the questions below, or
  • Send your CV along with a short video of you answering the questions below.

This enable us to get a better understanding of you as an individual.

If you complete the video option we would like it to last 3 to 5 minutes. A simple short video filmed on your mobile phone in a quiet room is adequate.

Application Questions

Please answer these questions in your video or cover letter:

  • Who are you? (Tell use a bit about yourself e.g. your hobbies, passions, etc)
  • Why  accounting? (Why are you applying for this role and why do you want to be an accountant?)
  • Why NRB? (Why do you want to join NRB?)
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Integrity is at the forefront of everything we do as we apply the strongest ethical and moral rigour across how we work and assist our clients.

At NR Barton we understand the importance of trust and through our integrity we make sure this underpins absolutely everything we do.

We like to do the best for our clients and this isn’t always easy. We aren’t afraid to use our integrity to confront difficult situations. We firmly believe that acting with our utmost integrity those difficult conversations will help to build our trust with our clients. Sometimes the difficult option is the best.

It is also our integrity that has helped us to build a strong local relationship in our market place and the thrive as a business for the last seventy years.

We’re here for the long term and our integrity will help us to achieve that.