Year: 2014

National Autistic Society (NAS) PDA Conference

Cardiff date for NAS   THE National Autistic Society (NAS) will be running a one day PDA conference at the Mercure Holland House Hotel, Cardiff on 4th November 2014.   Pathological demand avoidance syndrome (PDA) is increasingly recognised as part

Axcis Education – leaders in SEND recruitment

FOR many years Axcis Education Recruitment has led the way in supplying quality staffing solutions to schools throughout the UK. Specialising in special educational needs and disabilities posts, we want to do more than just talk the talk, and as

TES Special Educational Needs Show 2014

Axcis Education Recruitment attended the TES Special Educational Needs Show 2014 for the first time this year on the 10th and 11th of October at the Business Design Centre, Islington, London.   Arguably the largest education show in the UK

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Disabled students allowance extended

THE Council for Disabled Children has highlighted that the planned reforms to the Disabled Students Allowance will no longer be made this year. In a Written Ministerial Statement, Greg Clark, Minister for Universities and Science, last week confirmed that the

SEND reforms – still a long way to go

The new SEND Code of Practice was finally given parliamentary approval in July 2014 and has now been in practice since September 1st. Former nasen CEO Lorraine Peterson OBE comments on the changes and the road ahead.   The implications

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NAS and Axcis – working together

As the UK’s leading autism charity the NAS (National Autistic Society) are very proud of our long term and highly successful partnership working with AXCIS Education Recruitment.   AXCIS have supported the National Autistic Society for four years and are

Diary of Events – Autumn Term 2014

NASS Annual Conference 2014   Royal Hotel York 10th & 11th October   Axcis is pleased to be sponsoring the National Association of Independent and Non-Maintained Special Schools (NASS) Annual Residential Conference for the third consecutive year in a row, 2012, 2013

Overcoming the barriers to inclusion

Top tips for Autism professionals – Overcoming the barriers to inclusion   In the academic year 2011 to 2012 2,750 pupils on the autism spectrum were given a fixed period exclusion. That’s an 11% increase on the previous year. What can

Team Teach Training

Team Teach – invaluable training resource from Axcis TEAM Teach, accredited by BILD (British Institute of Learning Disabilities), is a fantastic course for dealing with behaviours that challenge.   Axcis Education is proud to run Team Teach courses in-house. We

Axcis Company Day 2014

How do you show staff and colleagues how much they are valued? You offer good salaries and commission, reasonable working conditions, career development opportunities and qualifications. We also have an annual event and as this is my very first blog