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We express our deepest sympathies for the passing of HM Queen Elizabeth II. Her dedication to the UK, other realms & territories is unparalleled & we thank her for her service. MPS will observe the mourning period whilst continuing to support our whole school community.


MPS is currently looking for a Project Officer - Chelsea Champion to deliver pastoral, wellbeing and diversionary activities that aim to enhance emotional wellbeing and resilience in our students.


New blog - Sufian Sadiq () from discusses the importance of addressing the ethnic disparities that exist within the teaching profession.Read his thoughts, first published in , here:


A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination and instill a love of learning. Would you like a where you can be part of a team who make a difference every day? Find out from Lisa about becoming part of the GLF community


We currently have a number of fantastic opportunities for LSAs, a Cover Supervisor, and Learning Resource Centre Coordinator to join our team at Merstham Park School. Please click on the link below to take you to our website.


We currently have a number of fantastic opportunities to join our team at Merstham Park School. Please click on the link below. More vacancies will be live on our website very soon!


There was a huge celebration this week on the site of our new home: the last of the 178 modules was put into place. The Department of Education, McAvoy, Mr Ward and Mr Garner took our Head and Deputy Head Boys and Girls to have a look around - only one and a half terms to go!


Mr Chaloner, Mr Ward and Mr Garner had a sneak preview of the inside of our new home today. Highlights included the Dance Studio and Fitness Suite, the Sports Hall and the roofs full of solar panels which will enable MPS to be a low carbon school.


We are very excited to be able to share with you the progress that has been made on our new home in the last 2 weeks. Please click here to view the work and also some fantastic moon rises and weather patterns:


Thank you to everyone who joined us at our Open Evening and to our amazing staff who made the event really special. We have a few spaces left on our Open Morning on Thurs 21 Oct and due to popular demand, we have added Tues 19 Oct. Email to book.


The gates have opened to our 2021 Open Evening. We hope you enjoy seeing how MPS ignites a passion for learning in all our students.


Less than 1 hour before we open the gates. Our hard working staff are busy making sure that the evening is a great success. Mrs Eckershall has instruments galore in Music, Miss Mosley has experiments in Science, Mr Walker brings colour to Maths, and there is also a tent..!


With just 2 hours to go, Mr Ward is rehearsing his presentation, Mrs Harkness and Mr Tunbridge are putting the finishing touches to their Art displays and Mr Martin is preparing a demonstration in DT. We cant wait to see you at our Open Evening (5-8pm)


With less than 3 hours to go, all staff at MPS are on hand to make tonight's Open Evening really special. We are really looking forward to seeing Year 6 children and their families


Less than 24 hours until our Open Evening for Year 6 children and their families. There is no need to book: please just come along and join us between 5pm and 8pm. The Head of School will be delivering talks at 5.15, 6.15 and 7.15pm. We look forward to welcoming you to MPS.


Only 4 more sleeps....


On National Teaching Assistants Day, we wanted to thank our wonderful team of LSAs who work so hard to support and improve the learning outcomes of our students. Thank you to Miss Hardy, Mrs Mahmood, Miss Tattershaw, Miss Aguirre, Miss Lynch, Miss Stocks & Miss Gibbons.



Building work has begun on our brand new home and we are all very excited:


Exciting news on the developments of our new home!!

Careers in Apprenticeship

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As part of the National Apprenticeship Week campaign, LMP Education delivered a fantastic 25-minute webinar aimed at Years 10-13 on Apprenticeships & Traineeships. The webinar had lots of information, advice and guidance, as well as access to all the opportunities which LMP has available.

The webinar is written for students however it is also very informative for Parents and carers about possible career progression routes which students can take at the end of Year 11 and 13.

To find out more information, please click on the links below to the webinar and webimnar presentation.

Other Resources for National Apprenticeship Week

In order to support National Apprenticeships Week, the website has produced some fantastic resources to enable students to find out more about apprenticeships.  

Below are links to the resources.  

If you want more information about apprenticeships and how they work please take a look at our Guide to Apprenticeships section via this link. 

Apprenticeship by Subject

When thinking about apprenticeship options, students may wish to look at which apprenticeships are possible if certain subjects are studied. 

Below are links to subject summaries on the Amazing Apprenticeships website to help explore possible routes based on the subjects studied at GCSE and A Level. 

The Subject Snapshot Bundle

CaptureAlthough this publication is published as a guide for teachers, it clearly sets out subject by subject the companies who run apprenticeship programmes and also the types of roles available with links to vacancies and case studies. It's definitely worth a look. 

Click on the image to download this publication from the Amazing Apprenticeships website.



The Apprenticeship A-Z of Women at Work Case Study Booklet 

CaptureAmazing Apprenticeships created ‘The Apprenticeship A-Z of Women at Work’ to mark the launch of National Careers Week (2 – 7 March 2020) and International Women’s Day (Sunday 8 March 2020) and are publicising it as part of National Apprenticeships Week.

Click on the image to view this publication on the Amazing Apprenticeships website.



The Apprenticeship A-Z of Men at Work Case Study Booklet 

CaptureAmazing Apprenticeships created ‘The Apprenticeship A-Z of Men at Work’ to celebrate International Men’s Day (Thursday 19 November 2020) and are publicising it as part of National Apprenticeships Week.

Click on the image to view this publication on the Amazing Apprenticeships website.



What Apprenticeship am I? Quiz

There are nearly 600 different apprenticeship standards across England, which cover more than 1700 different job roles.

Click on the image below to access the What Apprenticeship am I? Quiz on the Amazing Apprenticeships website. 

Can you guess which apprenticeship they are describing and match them up to the correct answer?


The A-Z of Apprentices Case Study Film

Watch the apprenticeship case study film, The A-Z of female and male apprentices, to discover more about real apprentices, their job roles and the companies they work for.

Click on the image below to access the film on the Amazing Apprenticeships website.