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How to Apply:

Once you have decided that you want to train to become a teacher and have the necessary qualifications, you can apply for our Primary teacher training course via DfE Apply.

You will need to:

  • Search for our course using the find teacher training tool: can find us by searching for Mersey Boroughs ITT Partnership, postcode L35 5DN or by our provider code 1X8
  • Select our teacher training course, using course code 2DFY
  • Write a personal statement
  • Organise two references – which will be requested if your are offered and accept a place on our course
  • Apply for our initial teacher training course through Apply for teacher training GOV.UK service
    (10th October 2023 for 2024/25 applications)

Entry Requirements:

You’ll need the following or equivalents:

  • a degree (2:2 or above) 
  • grade 4 (C) or above in English, Maths and Science GCSEs

If you do not have GCSE grade 4 (C) in one or more of the subjects above and are successful in your application with Mersey Boroughs ITT Partnership, you will need to successfully complete an equivalence test as part of your conditional offer prior to the course start date. 

International applicants will need to have documentary proof of settled status and that their qualifications are equivalent to above. Refer to ENIC for further information

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