Deeper Workplace Innovation Engagement Programme

Scottish Enterprise Deeper Workplace Innovation Engagement Programme

The objectives of this programme are to increase the scale and rate of implementation of progressive people practices in Scottish companies through a deeper engagement programme.

P16-0171 Deeper Workplace Innovation Engagement Programme

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL
SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Scottish Enterprise

Procurement, Atrium Court, 50 Waterloo Street,

Glasgow

G2 6HQ

UK

Alison McMillan

+44 1592623006

alison.mcmillan@scotent.co.uk

+44 1412481600
http://www.scottish-enterprise.com/
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

P16-0171 Deeper Workplace Innovation Engagement Programme

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

The objectives of this programme are to increase the scale and rate of implementation of progressive people practices in Scottish companies through a deeper engagement programme, which will result in an increased pace of innovation within organisations, improvements in productivity, efficiency, better employee engagement and utilisation of skills.

The Workplace Innovation Deeper Engagement Programme will develop a cohort of ambitious and growing companies to implement a Workplace Innovation strategy or project within their business which results in measurable improvements in areas such as innovation, productivity, efficiency, employee engagement, employee retention and reduction in absenteeism.

Participants will develop a robust understanding of the principles and benefits of Workplace Innovation and Progressive People Practices and how to implement and embed these within their organisations.

The programme will be targeted at SE’s Account Managed portfolio of companies. Each programme will be open to a maximum of 12 companies (24 participants) and run over a 6-8 month period. Companies will have 2 participants on the programme; a senior leader and a change agent, both of whom will have the authority and desire to drive transformational change within their organisation through progressive people practices.

The following elements should form the structure and focus of the Workplace Innovation Deeper Engagement programme:

– Access to a Workplace Innovation diagnostic tool/process

– Structured learning – minimum of 5 workshops

– Coaching support – min. 14 hours per company to support participants to implement a strategic Workplace Innovation project within their own business

Potential suppliers must be able to demonstrate expertise and knowledge in relation to creating and delivering Workplace Innovation programmes to businesses in cross /multi sectors at CEO or senior director level.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=435339.

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

151000 Business Consultancy
159999 other Consultancy

130 Aberdeen & North-East
140 Tayside, Central & Fife
150 Glasgow & Strathclyde
160 Edinburgh & Lothians
170 Scotland South

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

The contract will be for a 2 year period with a review at the end of the first programme (June 2017) to evaluate the outcomes and impacts. It is anticipated that the contract will commence in June 2016 and run until May 2018. The programme will be run in the central belt of Scotland at a location determined by Scottish Enterprise; however successful applicants will be required to cover Scottish Enterprise’s geographic area. It is estimated that the value of this commission will be between GBP95000 and GBP135000 over a 2 year period.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Please refer to Invitation to Tender documentation.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

P16-0171

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
08-04-2016  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date 23-05-2016

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

Dates and other information contained in this notice are communicated as being indicative only and may be subject to change. The contracting authority does not bind itself to accept the lowest or any offer. The contracting authority reserves the right to accept part of one or more offers. The contracting authority will not be liable for any costs incurred by those expressing an interest in or tendering for this contract. Compliance with all relevant legislation is required during the tendering process and the terms of any resulting contract. Bidders may be required to attend for interview. Any contract awarded will be subject to the law of Scotland. The contracting authority reserves the right to source the services through existing framework agreements. The contracting authority reserves the right to assign all or part of any contracts resulting from the process.

Under any resulting contract, the appointed contractor will be requested to support the contracting authority’s economic and social regeneration objectives. Accordingly, contract performance conditions may relate in particular to social and environmental considerations.

(SC Ref:435339)

5.2

Additional Documentation

P16-0171 ITT (F040316)
Appendix 5 – SE Community Benefits Template

5.3

Publication date of this notice

04-03-2016

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