Employment Support Pilot – West Midlands

Employment Support Pilot – West Midlands

The Employment Support Pilot is a 3-year programme scheduled to commence in June 2018, aimed at tackling unemployment and low pay within 9 communities across the WMCA. 9 Lots.

United Kingdom-Birmingham: Other community, social and personal services

2018/S 072-159781

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

West Midlands Combined Authority
16 Summer Lane
Birmingham
B19 3SD
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 3453036760
E-mail: procurement.team@wmca.org.uk
NUTS code: UK
Internet address(es):Main address: https://www.wmca.org.uk/

Address of the buyer profile: https://wmca.bravosolution.co.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://wmca.bravosolution.co.uk
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://wmca.bravosolution.co.uk
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Employment Support Pilot

Reference number: 01457-2017

II.1.2)Main CPV code

98000000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The Employment Support Pilot is a 3-year programme scheduled to commence in June 2018, aimed at tackling unemployment and low pay within 9 communities across the WMCA. The intention is for the pilot to be embedded within communities, engaging individuals who are 16 plus, from day 1 to long-term unemployed supporting individuals into sustainable employment opportunities. The other area of focus will be working with individuals on low incomes to increase their wage. The WMCA is looking for an inclusive community response, providing both pre and post-employment support promoting “community support for work”. The pilot will have a payment by results model based on engagement, job attainment, job sustainment and job progression. The WMCA would welcome interest from individual organisations or partnerships who can demonstrate an understanding of the identified communities needs an allied to experience for the transitioning customers to sustainable employment.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 4 000 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for all lots
Maximum number of lots that may be awarded to one tenderer: 3
The contracting authority reserves the right to award contracts combining the following lots or groups of lots:

Bidders may be awarded up to a maximum of 3 Lots in any combination. The duration of the contacts will be for 3 years (extendable subject to specific lot requirements).

II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

1 — Batchley — Brockhill (Redditch)

Lot No: 1

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

98000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

Delivery of services must primarily occur within the geographical communities of each designated Lot area. Please refer to the Authority’s ITT documents for specific definitions of the geographical co.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

To deliver a 3-year programme scheduled to commence in June 2018, aimed at tackling unemployment and low pay within each designated Lot area. The intended delivery of the pilot will be to engage with individuals who are 16 plus and unemployed, focusing on a range of lengths of unemployment from day 1 to over 2 years, supporting individuals into sustainable employment opportunities. Whilst the other element of the contract will be working with those individuals who are on low incomes to increase their wage. The WMCA would welcome interest from individual organisations and communities who can demonstrate an understanding of the needs of these communities and with experience of working with supporting individuals into employment.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 173 278.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 29/06/2018
End: 28/06/2021
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

2 — Binley and Willenhall (Coventry)

Lot No: 2

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

98000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

Delivery of services must primarily occur within the geographical communities of each designated Lot area. Please refer to the Authority’s ITT documents for specific definitions of the geographical co.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

To deliver a 3-year programme scheduled to commence in June 2018, aimed at tackling unemployment and low pay within each designated Lot area. The intended delivery of the pilot will be to engage with individuals who are 16 plus and unemployed, focusing on a range of lengths of unemployment from day 1 to over 2 years, supporting individuals into sustainable employment opportunities. Whilst the other element of the contract will be working with those individuals who are on low incomes to increase their wage. The WMCA would welcome interest from individual organisations and communities who can demonstrate an understanding of the needs of these communities and with experience of working with supporting individuals into employment.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 496 765.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 29/06/2018
End: 28/06/2021
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

3 — Birchills Leamore (Walsall)

Lot No: 3

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

98000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

Delivery of services must primarily occur within the geographical communities of each designated Lot area. Please refer to the authority’s ITT documents for specific definitions of the geographical co.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

To deliver a 3-year programme scheduled to commence in June 2018, aimed at tackling unemployment and low pay within each designated Lot area. The intended delivery of the pilot will be to engage with individuals who are 16 plus and unemployed, focusing on a range of lengths of unemployment from day 1 to over 2 years, supporting individuals into sustainable employment opportunities. Whilst the other element of the contract will be working with those individuals who are on low incomes to increase their wage. The WMCA would welcome interest from individual organisations and communities who can demonstrate an understanding of the needs of these communities and with experience of working with supporting individuals into employment.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 29/06/2018
End: 28/06/2021
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

4 — Camp Hill (Nuneaton and Bedworth)

Lot No: 4

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

98000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

Delivery of services must primarily occur within the geographical communities of each designated Lot area. Please refer to the Authority’s ITT documents for specific definitions of the geographical co.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

To deliver a 3-year programme scheduled to commence in June 2018, aimed at tackling unemployment and low pay within each designated Lot area. The intended delivery of the pilot will be to engage with individuals who are 16 plus and unemployed, focusing on a range of lengths of unemployment from day 1 to over 2 years, supporting individuals into sustainable employment opportunities. Whilst the other element of the contract will be working with those individuals who are on low incomes to increase their wage. The WMCA would welcome interest from individual organisations and communities who can demonstrate an understanding of the needs of these communities and with experience of working with supporting individuals into employment.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 209 959.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 29/06/2018
End: 28/06/2021
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

5 — Cannock North

Lot No: 5

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

98000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

Delivery of services must primarily occur within the geographical communities of each designated Lot area. Please refer to the Authority’s ITT documents for specific definitions of the geographical co.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

To deliver a 3-year programme scheduled to commence in June 2018, aimed at tackling unemployment and low pay within each designated Lot area. The intended delivery of the pilot will be to engage with individuals who are 16 plus and unemployed, focusing on a range of lengths of unemployment from day 1 to over 2 years, supporting individuals into sustainable employment opportunities. Whilst the other element of the contract will be working with those individuals who are on low incomes to increase their wage. The WMCA would welcome interest from individual organisations and communities who can demonstrate an understanding of the needs of these communities and with experience of working with supporting individuals into employment.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 211 221.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 29/06/2018
End: 28/06/2021
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

6 — Chelmsley Wood (Solihull)

Lot No: 6

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

98000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

Delivery of services must primarily occur within the geographical communities of each designated Lot area. Please refer to the Authority’s ITT documents for specific definitions of the geographical co.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

To deliver a 3-year programme scheduled to commence in June 2018, aimed at tackling unemployment and low pay within each designated Lot area. The intended delivery of the pilot will be to engage with individuals who are 16 plus and unemployed, focusing on a range of lengths of unemployment from day 1 to over 2 years, supporting individuals into sustainable employment opportunities. Whilst the other element of the contract will be working with those individuals who are on low incomes to increase their wage. The WMCA would welcome interest from individual organisations and communities who can demonstrate an understanding of the needs of these communities and with experience of working with supporting individuals into employment.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 378 874.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 29/06/2018
End: 28/06/2021
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

7 — Glascote (Tamworth)

Lot No: 7

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

98000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

Delivery of services must primarily occur within the geographical communities of each designated Lot area. Please refer to the authority’s ITT documents for specific definitions of the geographical co.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

To deliver a 3-year programme scheduled to commence in June 2018, aimed at tackling unemployment and low pay within each designated Lot area. The intended delivery of the pilot will be to engage with individuals who are 16 plus and unemployed, focusing on a range of lengths of unemployment from day 1 to over 2 years, supporting individuals into sustainable employment opportunities. Whilst the other element of the contract will be working with those individuals who are on low incomes to increase their wage. The WMCA would welcome interest from individual organisations and communities who can demonstrate an understanding of the needs of these communities and with experience of working with supporting individuals into employment.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 188 858.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 29/06/2018
End: 28/06/2021
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

8 — Shard End (Birmingham)

Lot No: 8

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

98000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

Delivery of services must primarily occur within the geographical communities of each designated Lot area. Please refer to the Authority’s ITT documents for specific definitions of the geographical co.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

To deliver a 3-year programme scheduled to commence in June 2018, aimed at tackling unemployment and low pay within each designated Lot area. The intended delivery of the pilot will be to engage with individuals who are 16 plus and unemployed, focusing on a range of lengths of unemployment from day 1 to over 2 years, supporting individuals into sustainable employment opportunities. Whilst the other element of the contract will be working with those individuals who are on low incomes to increase their wage. The WMCA would welcome interest from individual organisations and communities who can demonstrate an understanding of the needs of these communities and with experience of working with supporting individuals into employment.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 824 783.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 29/06/2018
End: 28/06/2021
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

9 — Washwood Heath (Birmingham)

Lot No: 9

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

98000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

Delivery of services must primarily occur within the geographical communities of each designated Lot area. Please refer to the Authority’s ITT documents for specific definitions of the geographical co.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

To deliver a 3-year programme scheduled to commence in June 2018, aimed at tackling unemployment and low pay within each designated Lot area. The intended delivery of the pilot will be to engage with individuals who are 16 plus and unemployed, focusing on a range of lengths of unemployment from day 1 to over 2 years, supporting individuals into sustainable employment opportunities. Whilst the other element of the contract will be working with those individuals who are on low incomes to increase their wage. The WMCA would welcome interest from individual organisations and communities who can demonstrate an understanding of the needs of these communities and with experience of working with supporting individuals into employment.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 1 053 174.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 29/06/2018
End: 28/06/2021
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession

III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:

The contract will be subject to minimum performance conditions relating to the number of beneficiaries achieving employability outcomes from the services delivered. Full details are provided in the Authority’s ITT documents.

III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information

IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

Notice number in the OJ S: 2017/S 247-518918

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 14/05/2018
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English

IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

Duration in months: 6 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 14/05/2018
Local time: 12:00
Place:

16 Summer Lane, Birmingham, B19 3SD.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

West Midland Combined Authority
Birmingham
United Kingdom
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures

VI.4.3)Review procedure

Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

Set out within the ITT documentation.

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

11/04/2018

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