Monthly Archives: February 2017

Using skills competitions to motivate older teenagers and young adults – a guest post by Clare Howard, Natspec CEO

Clare Howard, Natspec CEO writes this interesting guest post for us about how to use skills competitions to help motivate older teens and young adults. If you work with secondary or FE students, this article is a must-read!   As children

Posted in Guest posts, News, SEND Resources

Axcis Candidate of the Term Spring 2017 nominations now open.

Do you have an Axcis contractor who is doing a great job this term? Do you want to nominate them for an award? Find out what’s on offer and how to nominate them here. At Axcis, we are extremely proud of the

Posted in Candidate of the Term, News, Nominations

NAHT and SEND – a guest post by Dr Rona Tutt OBE

We are thrilled to have Dr Rona Tutt OBE write this guest post for us ahead of the upcoming NAHT conference. Find out about changes to the SEND sector in the last year as well as why you should come to

Posted in Clients, Guest posts, News, Training & Events

5 reasons we can’t wait for the NAS Professional Conference

As proud supporters of the National Autistic Society, Axcis are thrilled to sponsor both the event and an Autism Professionals Award, as well as speaking and exhibiting at the NAS Professional Conference, being held on the 7th and 8th March in Harrogate.

Posted in NAS and Network Autism, News, Training & Events

Axcis Andy Selfie Giveaway. Come and find us at these events for a chance to win £200 in shopping vouchers.

Throughout February and March, Axcis are thrilled to be sponsoring a range of conferences and events in the world of SEND. Come and find us on the Axcis stand, take a selfie with Andy, our loveable mascot, and you could

Posted in Giveaways, Training & Events

Half term break checklist for supply staff – 3 important things to remember

Agency staff are particularly vulnerable to dry spells when it comes to being offered work. That’s why we thought we’d share these 3 key tips to make sure you are making the most of the school holiday and getting yourself ready

Posted in Axcis contractor resources

Special Needs Teaching Assistant Job Profile

What does a special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) teaching assistant do? How many hours a week do they work? What do they get paid and what qualifications and experience do you need to find this sort of job? What does a SEND

Posted in Axcis contractor resources, Candidates, News, Teaching Assistant Information

This is why we are so proud of our staff here at Axcis

Axcis Liverpool Consultant Craig is set to take part in a boxing match to support Anthony Nolan, the blood cancer charity on the 24th February 2017. Find out more about the event, as well as why he is taking part here.

Posted in News

Exclusive! Over 75% off NAS online autism courses for Axcis staff

As proud sponsors of the National Autistic Society, Axcis are thrilled to offer a range of NAS online autism training courses to compliment the professional development of our teachers and support staff. Find out more about what courses are on offer, how

Posted in Axcis contractor resources, Candidates, NAS and Network Autism, News, Training & Events

Axcis February Giveaway: My Social Stories Book

The Axcis February Giveaway is to win a copy of the ever popular book “My Social Stories” by Carol Grey and Abbie Leigh White. Find out more about this fantastic book here, as well as how to enter our FREE Giveaway.

Posted in Giveaways, News