Supporting Teaching and Learning Registration of Interest

For those of our learners that have attended the Open Day at Great Sankey High School, or have successfully completed the Supporting Teaching and Learning Award at St Joseph the Worker, Fiddlers Lane Community Primary School, Linaker Children’s Centre or Waterloo Children’s Centre we are pleased to post the STL Guide and Registration of Interest form should you wish to progress.

The STL Guide contains information on courses, eligibility and the options open to you with regards to funding. Please enter as many details as possible on the Registration of Interest form in order for us to process you registration.

Should you have any questions please contact us.

Great Sankey High School and Mercia Partnership Supporting Teaching and Learning Open Day 9th September 2013 6pm

Great Sankey High School and Mercia Partnership
Supporting Teaching and Learning
Open Day
9th September 2013

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (5329)
City & Guilds

Who are they for
The qualifications are suitable for those already working as learning support staff in schools.

Level 2
Level 2 will suit you if you are already working in a school and want a qualification that proves your skills and helps you develop your career.

Level 3
Level 3 is ideal if you have significant experience as a school support worker and wish to move into a more specialised role – in administration, learning support and management.
Great Sankey High School
Barrow Hall Lane

Tel: 01925 724118
Fax: 01925 727396

Office hours:
Mon-Fri 8.00am – 3.30pm

Getting to Great Sankey High School

Directions from Liverpool:
Follow the M62 eastbound until junction 7. Take the turn off towards Cronton (Warrington Road) and follow through the traffic lights for 3.4 miles turning left onto Lingley Green Avenue. At the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Park Road. After 0.3 miles turn left onto Barrow Hall Lane. Great Sankey is 0.3 miles on the left.

Directions from Manchester:
Follow M62 westbound to Junction 8. Exit to Warrington West/A574. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Burtonwood Road then the 3rd exit onto Whittle Avenue. At the next roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Lingley Green Avenue and then the 1st exit left onto Barrowhall Lane. The school is 200 yards on the right.

Train Service:
Use the Liverpool-Manchester line stopping at Great Sankey.

Bus Services:
Buses leaving from Warrington Central Bus Terminal to Great Sankey (Barrowhall Lane) are the 29, 14, 15, 17, 17A and 29

Great Sankey High School Open Day details2

Learners Guide to Student Loans


Mercia Partnership in Educate Magazine

Mercia Partnership was recently featured in an article published in Educate Magazine entitled ‘The Changing Face of Education’. The article was centred around one of our current learners, Tom McGarrigle, who has just finished Sixth form at Holy Family High School and is enrolling on to our STL Programme.


Click here to read the full article

Click here to read the magazine online

Educate magazine is a free comprehensive guide to schools and colleges in Liverpool, Sefton and Knowsley. The magazine has grown and grown over the years and the main aim is to provide a platform for parents to find out more about what is going on with education and allow schools to celebrate and showcase the things they have on. It is produced three times a year and is available from your local retailer, school, college, nursery or library. Please contact Educate if you would like a copy of the magazine or to subscribe.

STL at Great Sankey High School

The initial information, advice and guidance session for Supporting Teaching and Learning at Great Sankey High will take place on:

Wednesday 12th September 2012 from 4 – 7PM

The first session will be induction on to the programme. It is essential to bring with you:

Some form of ID, such as a passport, driver’s license, ID card, bank/debit card, National insurance card, or certificate of entitlement.

Proof of benefits (if applicable) or the course fee of £99.

Any previous qualifications such as recent Literacy or Numeracy qualifications, or an STL level 2 if wanting to do L3.

If you would like more details about Great Sankey High School please visit their website where you will find directions in the about us section. Alternatively visit and enter the postcode WA5 3AA

If you have any further enquiries, please email us on with the subject PTTLS at Great Sankey