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NI Fire & Rescue Service

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Welcome to my first Blog of 2018

Category: Uncategorised    Date: 29th January 2018    Comments: Comments Off on Welcome to my first Blog of 2018    

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Reflections on my first year as Chief

Category: Management, Uncategorised    Date: 1st December 2017    Comments: Comments Off on Reflections on my first year as Chief    

On 7 November 2016, I was honoured to take up the role as Chief Fire & Rescue Officer.  It was a huge honour personally and professionally to be appointed to lead our Service.  There have been many highlights, and indeed challenges, during my first year as Chief.  Without doubt, the key highlight of the year was meeting and engaging with you, our people.

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We Wish You a Merry Christmas!

Category: Uncategorised    Date: 21st December 2016    Comments: Comments Off on We Wish You a Merry Christmas!    

As I write this blog the festive season is well under way and there are only a few more sleeps until Christmas Day. In the midst of all the hustle and bustle I wanted to take a moment to reflect on, and say a big thank you, to all staff at Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service for their hard work throughout the year.

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What makes a good employee?

Category: Uncategorised    Date: 13th December 2016    Comments: Comments Off on What makes a good employee?    

At our recent Employee Awards, I was privileged to recognise a number of colleagues for their dedication, professionalism and attitude. It was clear to me that they are passionate about what they do and made me think about what makes a good employee.

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