Implementing a Probationary Year For Social Workers in Scotland

Implementing a Probationary Year For Social Workers in Scotland.

Provision of a report which: a) analyses the comparative costs of how other professions implement probationary years.

 

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL
SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Scottish Social Services Council

Finance, Compass House, 11 Riverside Drive,

Dundee

DD1 4NY

UK

Procurement

+44 1382207101
http://www.sssc.uk.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

Implementing a Probationary Year For Social Workers in Scotland

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Provision of a report which:

a) analyses the comparative costs of how other professions implement probationary years and

b) offers an evidenced appraisal of delivery options for an NQSW probationary year including costing

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=413048.

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

151511 Healthcare Consultancy -Social Policy
159999 other Consultancy
171010 Services – Adult and Further Education
171011 Services – Children
179999 other Education
321000 Adults and Older Peoples Services
321100 Childrens Services

140 Tayside, Central & Fife

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

as per specification

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

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

N/a

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation 22-09-2015

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
28-09-2015  Time  17:00

c) Estimated award date 09-10-2015

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

Suppliers may submit enquiries, regarding clarifications or an interpretation of any aspect of the quote request using the facilities available on the ‘Public Contracts Scotland’ portal, from where responses will be distributed to all parties who have been invited to quote. This will ensure that all potential suppliers are treated equally. Suppliers who attempt to circumvent this formal communication process may be eliminated from participation in the competition.

(SC Ref:413048)

5.2

Additional Documentation

Invite to Bid – Probationary Year

5.3

Publication date of this notice

10-09-2015

Express an interest online

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