Learning Disability Intensive Support Service Aberdeen
Aberdeen City Council requires the provision of an Intensive Support Service, commissioned by the Learning Disability Service within Aberdeen City Health and Social Care Partnership.
United Kingdom-Aberdeen: Health and social work services
Social and other specific services – public contracts
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Woodhill House, Westburn Road
Contact person: Catherine King
Telephone: +44 1467539867
NUTS code: UKM50
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00231
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Learning Disability Intensive Support Service
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Aberdeen City Council requires the provision of an Intensive Support Service, commissioned by the Learning Disability Service within Aberdeen City Health & Social Care Partnership. The service will provide immediate, intensive and robust support to individuals and services within the learning disability service which are facing impending crisis or significant change.
The service will be registered with the care inspectorate as a care at home and housing support service and will hold a suitable registration to provide direct support to individuals from aged 16 years.
The intensive support service will be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. The service will operate a mix of direct support delivery and on call support.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The intensive support service will provide immediate, intensive and robust support to individuals and services within the learning disability service which are facing impending crisis or significant change. The service will be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. The service will operate a mix of direct support delivery and on call support.
Direct support may include the provision of personal care, personal support and housing support. Support may be delivered in a person’s own home /family home, in formal care settings, in clinical settings or in the community.
An on call system will be operated as part of the service and may be delivered in part via telephone or technology based support and in part by direct delivery of care and support.
Services will be delivered in all areas of Aberdeen.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The contract will be for an initial three year period with 2 optional 1 year extensions. Dates and values provided are for duration of initial contract.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.4)Objective rules and criteria for participation
Bidders must confirm that they are appropriately registered with the care inspectorate for the services required.
Bidders will be required to provide examples that demonstrate that they have the relevant experience to deliver the services as described. A minimum of two examples will be required.
Additional requirements outlined in VI.1 Additional Information.
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Form of procedure
IV.1.11)Main features of the award procedure:
Award procedure are outlined in PCS-T.
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate / Time limit for receipt of expressions of interest
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
Section VI: Complementary information
Economic operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in regulation 58 of the public contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.
Bidders will be required to state the values for the following ratio(s):
Current Ratio (current assets /current liabilities: 1 This indicates the availability of working capital.
Quick Ratio (available cash /current liabilities: 1 This indicates liquidity level.
Gearing (loans x 100 /shares and reserves, as %) This indicates extent to which the business is funded by debt.
ROCE (Return on Capital Employed) (Profit before interest and tax X 100 /Capital, expressed as a %). This indicates profitability.
It is a requirement of this contract that bidders hold, or can commit to obtain prior to the commencement of any subsequently awarded contract, the types and levels of insurance indicated below:
Employer’s liability insurance = GBP 10 000 000.
Public liability insurance = GBP 5 000 000.
The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The project code is 10611. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2343
Woodhill House, Westburn Road
Telephone: +44 1467530600Internet address:http://www.aberdeencity.gov.uk
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: