It is with great delight that we announce that we have moved premises. Our new home and UK HQ is now situated at 91 Bothwell Road in Hamilton. Right next door to the fire station. Within the new premises, we will be better able to provide the full spectrum of services offered by the VR Group of Companies.
Virtue Recruitment Services.
Our first baby, will now operate from the new Recruitment Suite, where Andrea, Barry, Eilidh and Mairi will be only too happy to consult with you and your needs. The Recruitment Office is open from 08:00 to 18:00 Monday to Friday, with convenient public transport links directly outside for those without their own transport. Our offices in Bellshill still remain operational, by appointment only whilst they undergo refurbishment. As always, we have a 24 hour emergency out of hours helpline, 01698 674 019 (Hamilton) or 01698 743 164 (Bellshill). For all your Recruitment needs, either candidate or client, call one of our knowledgeable and highly experienced consultants today or drop in for a coffee from our funky new machine. We are looking forward to the grand opening of our branches in Aberdeen, Inverness, Preston and Durham later this year.
VR Training Academy – launched in February 2017, our training academy was founded to assist our core drivers obtain their D-CPC qualification and additionally Cargo Security Training (known as level D). We have expanded the training facility to incorporate FLT Training, manual Handling, Carriage of Dangerous Goods (ADR), First Aid and coming soon, we aim to have our driver training school offering a warehouse to wheels programme. Not only do we offer this upskilling to all of our candidates through our Recruitment Agency, we conduct on-site training with our clients. For all your Training requirements please call 01698 674 077 (Hamilton) or 01697 743 037 (Bellshill).
VR Transport Services – As of the 5th of March 2018, we are very proud to launch the Transport Division of the group. Providing support services compromising of fleet alone or indeed, fleet, driver and where required porter to clients UK wide, our aim is to meet the fluctuating high demand of our prestigious clients. Our Operators Licence application has been submitted and we await the big day where we will offer vehicles from 3.5t to HGV 2 (rigids) to HGV 1 (bendies). For all your Transport needs call 01698 674 075 (Hamilton) or 01698 743 063 (Bellshill).
Special thanks must go to all our suppliers that assisted with the move and operational issues encountered throughout – Lance (Cloudcover I.T), Paul (Workwear & PPE), Will (Office Furniture Centre), David (Document Data), Kenny (Ravens Express), the HR Department for reminding me that i can’t shout and swear anymore, the WAG’s and all those that painted, cleaned, made tea or just generally got sworn at – Jody & I are truly grateful for all your help. Pictures of the new UK Headquarters, Accounts Department, Training Academy, Transport Operation, Fleet & Personnel will follow soon, once we find the box with the camera in it…..