Blog Archives

At Axcis, we match people to jobs in the special educational needs and disabilities sector. In this section of the blog, you’ll find lots of articles and resources to support your job hunting efforts. From CV and interview advice, to information about SEND jobs including job descriptions and what to expect on your first day. If you are looking for work, there is sure to be something in this section of interest to you!

5 Tips on how to get a job as a teaching assistant

Have you thought about teaching assistant work, but don’t know how to get into it? These 5 tips can help you on your way. 1 – Make sure you understand what the job involves Before considering how to get a job as

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5 ways Axcis can boost your permanent job hunt…

With plenty of permanent vacancies being advertised by schools and local authorities, why would you want to involve an agency in your hunt for a permanent job? What are the benefits? Find out a few secrets of the profession here

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Ace your interview when making the transition from mainstream to SEND

At Axcis, we meet many teachers and support staff who want to make the move from working in mainstream schools to special needs settings. People often tell us that they don’t know what to expect, or how to sell themselves at

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Axcis Interview Advice: 10 Ways to combat interview anxiety and improve your performance

We all know that performing well at an interview can make all the difference when it comes to getting your perfect job. But many people find the process stressful and as a result do not present themselves in the best possible

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How to write a winning cover letter in 5 easy steps

Never underestimate the importance of a good cover letter. If the application process for a vacancy demands one, it’s crucial that you make a good job of it. The cover letter should reflect not only why you’re suitable for the role,

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10 Steps to a great CV

At Axcis we want to help you find the perfect job. It’s not just about seeking out the right role, but the right team and organisation, too. When you consider that the average full-time employee spends more of their waking hours with

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I didn’t think I could work as a teaching assistant, then I read this!

Are you out of work or know someone who is? Getting frustrated with job rejections, or simply hearing nothing back from the companies you apply to? Whatever your background, teaching assistant work could be for you – find out below

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Graduate Jobs with Axcis – have you thought about a career in recruitment?

At Axcis, we are always on the look out for new talent, and that includes graduates! We have an excellent graduate training programme, so if you are interested in a career in special educational needs and disabilities recruitment, look no

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