Category Archives: Employment and Training

NHS Modern Apprenticeships

Do you have a passion for working in healthcare? Looking to start your exciting career as a Clinical Support Worker or in Administration? Our Modern Apprenticeships may just be what you are looking for 📚👨‍⚕️👩‍⚕️

Modern Apprenticeship – Healthcare Support Worker – Substance Use Team (Mental Health) –
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Modern Apprenticeship – Clinical Administrator –

AML Compliance Assistant (Modern Apprentice)

Location – Edinburgh
Shepherd and Wedderburn are currently recruiting for a Compliance Assistant to join their Anti-Money Laundering team based in Edinburgh. The successful candidate will undertake a Modern Apprenticeship and will be supported throughout your apprentice journey by a dedicated Assessor.

The role
Identify and assess money-laundering risk posed to the business.
Conduct analysis of, and arrange collection of all due diligence information required for client verification.
Obtain and act on company reports, electronic verification reports and screening reports required as part of due diligence measures.
Ensure proper record keeping of measures applied to each matter worked on.
Advise and provide guidance to fee earners and support staff on AML Policy requirements.
Timely escalate higher risk and complex clients to Supervisors and Managers.
Liaise with fee earners and Finance Teams to ensure proper clients funds management in line with firm policies.

Details and application here

Young Professionals Edinburgh Conference

We would like to invite you to the Young Professionals Edinburgh Conference on Monday 5th December from 5:00pm – 8:00pm where we will be running our careers in Business, Finance, Accounting & Technology Conference at the Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel in central Edinburgh with us some of the world’s most prestigious employers.

On the Business side we have global Accounting, Finance and Professional Services giants KPMG, CIMA and Grant Thornton joining us to give talks on business, the future of finance and to share more information on their fantastic graduate apprenticeships and work experience opportunities. If you’re interested in Technology and the business / consulting side of technology we have something for you too. BT and Capgemini will be there as well, two huge global multi-billion pound businesses. British Airways will also be part of the line up for this incredible evening we have planned.

This event is designed to give you some fantastic industry knowledge, an opportunity to hear from business leaders and help give you a network of contacts which you can utilize for your future career ambitions. This is a unique opportunity to hear from and network with industry experts from not just one or two but several global organisations all under one roof! It’s a completely free event all you need to do is sign up using the registration link below. All students who complete the event will receive a certificate which can be used on any future university or job applications.

Key Details:

· Monday 5th December, 5pm – 8pm (please arrive from 5pm for a prompt 5:30pm start)

· Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel, 38 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, EH2 4HQ

· Smart casual dress code (please no hoodies, caps, tracksuits or sportswear)

· Please feel free to bring your parents / guardians along with you for this careers event

· Pizza and soft drinks will be served during the networking session between 7:15pm – 8pm

· All students that take part in this event will receive a certificate and reference for their CV’s / achievement records

Application Link:

Share this excellent opportunity with your friends and we look forward to seeing you there!

Once you sign up, we will share with you further information in the coming days.

Any questions do let us know.

Kind Regards,

Dan / Young Professionals

Dan Miller

Founder and CEO |


M: 07540 953560

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