Contract for Greater Manchester Self-Employment Pilot

Contract for Greater Manchester Self-Employment Pilot

The main aim of the Self-Employment Pilot is to understand which interventions work best to attract and engage those who are already self-employed.

Opportunity Id
DN420592
Title
Greater Manchester Self-Employment Pilot
Categories
171010 – Adult & Further Education Services
179999 – Not Elsewhere Classified
261200 – Professional & Advisory Services
261520 – Training
Description
Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) have been awarded funding from the Department of Education (DfE) to commission a test and learn pilot to support a minimum of 2,000 Greater Manchester self-employed residents from the cohort listed below. The main aim of the Self-Employment Pilot is to understand which interventions work best to attract and engage those who are already self-employed and identify the most effective support to help them sustain and grow their business. The service will also work with those from the Gig Economy to support them to retrain and move into alternative preferred work. The service will be externally evaluated and will provide DfE with an evidence base for what works in this area.
Region(s) of supply
NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
Skills, Peer Mentor, Training , Employment, Self Employed

Key dates

Estimated contract dates
Start date
04/11/2019
End date
31/03/2022

Contact details

Buyer
Greater Manchester Combined Authority
Contact
Suzanne McCormack
Telephone
01616083576
Address
Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters
Salford
Greater Manchester
M27 8US

Expression of interest window

From 26/07/2019 10:00 to 06/09/2019 12:00