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In this section of our blog, you will find useful information and resources related to working as a special educational needs or disabilities teacher. This includes what the job involves, how to get into teaching and much more!

Is Axcis the best agency to work for? We think so! Here are 5 reasons why

Is Axcis the best agency to work for? If you’re a special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) teacher or member of support staff, we believe that the answer is a resounding YES! Here are 5 reasons why. 1 – Competitive rates of pay

Posted in Candidates, Job Seeking Resources, News, SEND Teacher Information, Teaching Assistant Information

Review Axcis with Google Local today

At Axcis we, regularly receive lovely feedback about the hard work being done by our teams to find teachers and support staff jobs across the country. But we also know that self-published reviews don’t carry the same weight as those

Posted in News, Recruitment Industry Blogs, SEND Teacher Information, Teaching Assistant Information

Why we need EU trained staff in our schools

There is a well recognised recruitment crisis within the education profession in England and Wales. The government recently told us that there are now 15,000 more teachers in the profession than there were in 2010. However, this figure is less impressive when you consider that

Posted in Candidates, News, Overseas Trained Teacher Support, SEND Teacher Information

Why you should consider teaching special needs

Don’t think teaching special needs is for you? This might change your mind.   When I asked a teacher the other day why they didn’t want to consider special needs as a possible career path, they said: I don’t know

Posted in Mainstream to SEND transition, News, SEND Teacher Information

5 Reasons to consider teaching SEND instead of leaving the profession

Are you thinking about leaving the teaching profession? Have you thought about teaching special educational needs instead? If not, here are 5 reasons why it could reinvigorate your love for teaching. 1 – You want more 1-1 time with each of your students A common complaint

Posted in Candidates, Mainstream to SEND transition, News, SEND Teacher Information

What’s it like to work in a PRU? Find out and apply for a PRU job with Axcis today!

What is a pupil referral unit (PRU)? What is it like to work in one? How do you get a PRU job? And how do you know if it’s the right setting for you? Find out the answers to these

Posted in News, SEND Teacher Information, Teaching Assistant Information

Axcis Appeal for Autism Teachers

Mark Lever, Chief Executive of the National Autistic Society supports our appeal – find out what he has to say about the NAS partnership with Axcis Education. “ The partnership with Axcis is one of NAS’ most valued and long-standing.

Posted in Candidates, NAS and Network Autism, News, SEND Teacher Information