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Bluestones Staffing and Lemis + partner

Specialist recruitment and training provider, Bluestones Staffing NI has launched a programme to help the unemployed back into work and combat the logistics driver shortage in Northern Ireland.

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Bluestones Staffing launches Warehouse Operative training programme

Bluestones Staffing has launched its unique 4-week training and employment programme in conjunction with The Department for the Economy.

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Exciting Training and Employment Programme now open

Bluestones Staffing NI has partnered with The Department for the Economy to provide specialised training designed to equip unemployed people with the skills needed to compete for new job opportunities.

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EU suggests UK driving licences won’t be recognised after Brexit

Yesterday morning (Thursday 23rd February), the European Commission released a presentation that included the suggestion that after Brexit, UK driving licences won’t be recognised in the EU. This would also include the end of mutual recognition of vehicle registration documents and certificate of professional competence for drivers.

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Changes to fines for commercial drivers

From the 5th March 2018, the rules around fining drivers for committing driving hours offences are changing. When the new rules come into effect, if you’re caught you could be fined up to £300 and can also be prosecuted or have your vehicle immobilised. It won’t just apply to offences committed that day, but anytime the rules are broken in the last 28 days, meaning the fines can be huge.

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Bluestones Staffing NI launches

A former recruiter and retail manager have joined forces to launch a specialist recruitment and training company based in Belfast.

Directors and co-founders Debbie McDermott and Kieran Allmark launched Bluestones Staffing NI to provide everyone from job seekers to local businesses and blue-chip companies with unique training and outsourced staffing solutions. The business specialises in providing bespoke, tailored staffing provision to the logistics, retail and manufacturing sectors and is now Northern Ireland’s first specialist retail staffing and training provider.

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