School profile

St Mary and St Paul's CofE Primary School

Our school is a small and friendly one-form entry primary school situated near to the historic town of Prescot in Knowsley, Merseyside rated Good by Ofsted (2023).
We pride ourselves on the successes that all of our children have, and on ensuring that each of our children receives an education that meets their individual strengths and needs.
We do lots of exciting things at St Mary & St Paul’s, and are very proud of what the children achieve academically, artistically, socially and spiritually. Everything that we do as a school comes from our vision statement:
“Life in all its fullness through Learning and Love.”

About our school experience


*Observing lessons and different teaching styles across the primary key stages.
*Interacting and supporting pupils learning.
*Seeing how specific subjects are taught.
*Learning more about our school led teacher training process and the Mersey Boroughs Partnership

Start and finish times
8.30 to 3.30 - Flexible

We feel that to gain the most benefit from a fully rounded school experience we always encourage candidates to spend full academic days with us.
In some circumstances start and finish times can be negotiated on an individual basis.

Dress code

Business dress, Smart casual

Teacher training

St Mary and St Paul's is the lead school for the Mersey Boroughs ITT Partnership (MBITT)
MBITT offers a primary 5-11 full time QTS with PGCE Teacher Training course.

Find out more about our teacher training

Links to more information about our school

Entry requirements

You must:

    • Must not have been accepted onto another teacher training course
    • Must have a degree
    • Photo identification: passport or photo driving licence
    • DBS clearance preferable
DBS check required

No, candidates will be accompanied at all times.

Placement availability

We offer in person school experience placements during term time throughout the school year. Subject to numbers, specific dates can be discussed with individual candidates on application.

Subject to a candidates availability we suggest a continuous five day block of attendance will provide a rounded experience.

School experience type
In school


Bryer Road, Prescot, Merseyside, L35 5DN
Map showing St Mary and St Paul's CofE Primary School

Not available on site

If arriving by car please park in the roads to the side of the school.

Disability and access details

We offer facilities and provide an inclusive environment for students, staff and school experience candidates with disability and access needs. We're happy to discuss your disability or access needs before or as part of your school experience request.

Bryer Road, Prescot, Merseyside, L35 5DN
School phases
Primary (4 to 11)
DBS check required

No, candidates will be accompanied at all times.