It all adds up for Sheffield college accountants

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A NEW apprenticeship programme for trainee accountants has been launched by Sheffield College – and is designed for students of all ages.

Six students have already been given a range of placements, including a secondary school, and haulage, marketing and letting companies.

The college itself has also taken on an apprentice in its finance department.

Apprentice Chloe Smith, 23, is working for Torlane Services, a haulage and industrial supplies company based in Rotherham.

Chloe said: “I want to know more about accounting and boost my skills and experience by gaining a formal qualification. I think apprenticeships are a great idea.”