Local Chartered Accountants and Business Advisors, Assure UK has been shortlisted for the ‘Apprenticeship and Training Award’ at the impending 2019 Cherwell Business Awards.
Now in its 8th year, the Cherwell Business Awards aim to bring the business community together in the Cherwell district to celebrate hard work and excellence and showcase true success stories.
The awards are judged by representatives from a variety of organisations including Bicester Village, Bicester Chamber of Commerce, Bicester Vision, Wednesday Business Club, Spratt Endicott, Oxford Innovation, Oxford Technology Park, Ellacotts, High Spec Composites, A2 Dominion, OJI Marketing Ltd, Norbar Torque Tools and the Apprenticeship and Training Company.
The awards will take place at the highly anticipated Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony on Friday 10 May at the stunning Heythrop Park in Enstone.
Gareth Burton, Founder and Director at Assure UK said: “I am thrilled that we have been acknowledged for the training and apprenticeships we are able to offer our team. We have developed our training and apprenticeship programme over recent years to provide our apprentices the best training and opportunities to learn and develop within the firm. Being shortlisted for this prestigious award is a testament to the hard-work and commitment of our trainees and apprentices. We are very much looking forward to attending the Gala dinner and wish the best luck to all those shortlisted.”
Assure UK currently employ seven apprentices and trainees across two industries, accountancy and marketing. The accountancy trainees work towards their ACCA qualification whilst gaining practical on the job experience.
“I have been with Assure UK just over 9 months and have been training for 5 months. Assure
I am working towards project managing my own project and with the guidance of my managers and directors, I have no doubt I will be able to achieve this in the coming months. Everyone in the company is willing to assist in any way they can looking to gain success in all areas of the work environment.”