Provide Careers Information Advice in Liverpool

Provide Careers Information Advice in Liverpool

The overall purpose of the Service is to provide intensive careers information, advice and guidance (IAG) support for young people not in education, employment or training (NEET).

United Kingdom-Liverpool: Education and training services

2016/S 087-154019

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Liverpool City Council
4th Floor, Cunard Building
For the attention of: Ms Cathy Porter
L3 1DS Liverpool
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1512330594
E-mail: cathy.porter@liverpool.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: http://www.liverpool.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: https://procontract.due-north.com

Electronic access to information: https://procontract.due-north.com

Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: https://procontract.due-north.com

Further information can be obtained from: Liverpool City Council
4th Floor, Cunard Building
For the attention of: Ms Cathy Porter
L3 1DS Liverpool
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1512330594
E-mail: cathy.porter@liverpool.gov.uk

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Liverpool City Council
4th Floor, Cunard Building
For the attention of: Ms Cathy Porter
L3 1DS Liverpool
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1512330594
E-mail: cathy.porter@liverpool.gov.uk

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Liverpool City Council
4th Floor, Cunard Building
For the attention of: Ms Cathy Porter
L3 1DS Liverpool
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1512330594
E-mail: cathy.porter@liverpool.gov.uk

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.3)Main activity

General public services

I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

Ways to Work: Careers Information Advice and Guidance for Young People in Liverpool.

II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Services
Service category No 24: Education and vocational education services

NUTS code UKD52

II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)

The overall purpose of the Service is to provide intensive careers information, advice and guidance (IAG) support for young people not in education, employment or training (NEET); with a particular focus on vulnerable groups and wards in the City where the number of young people who are NEET has remained particularly high.
This will expand the number of young people supported and increase the number of young people moving into education, training or employment.
This service sits within the range of projects funded by the Liverpool City Region European Social Fund (ESF) and Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) Ways to Work programme. The Service will be promoted and delivered as part of that package of support.
It will therefore need to ensure that services users are recorded and supported as such, in-line with ESF regulations and Ways to Work operational criteria.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

80000000, 80200000, 80570000, 80510000, 80400000, 80310000

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
II.1.8)Lots

II.1.9)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract

II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:

The overall purpose of the Service is to provide intensive careers information, advice and guidance (IAG) support for young people not in education, employment or training (NEET); with a particular focus on vulnerable groups and wards in the City where the number of young people who are NEET has remained particularly high.
This will expand the number of young people supported and increase the number of young people moving into education, training or employment.
This service sits within the range of projects funded by the Liverpool City Region European Social Fund (ESF) and Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) Ways to Work programme. The Service will be promoted and delivered as part of that package of support.
It will therefore need to ensure that services users are recorded and supported as such, in-line with ESF regulations and Ways to Work operational criteria.
Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 0 and 1 064 000 GBP

II.2.2)Information about options

Options: no

II.2.3)Information about renewals

This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Starting 1.7.2016. Completion 31.7.2018

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:

III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:

As per Tender instructions.
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:

III.1.4)Other particular conditions

The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: no
III.2)Conditions for participation

III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: As per Tender instructions.

III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: As per Tender instructions.

III.2.3)Technical capacity

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
As per Tender instructions.
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts

III.3.1)Information about a particular profession

Execution of the service is reserved to a particular profession: no

III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Legal persons should indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff responsible for the execution of the service: no

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate

IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue

Recourse to staged procedure to gradually reduce the number of solutions to be discussed or tenders to be negotiated no
IV.2)Award criteria

IV.2.1)Award criteria

The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive document

IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction

An electronic auction will be used: no
IV.3)Administrative information

IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:

DN127286
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document

Payable documents: no

IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

3.6.2016 – 12:00
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up

English.
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no

VI.2)Information about European Union funds

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes
Reference to project(s) and/or programme(s): The Liverpool City Region European Social Fund (ESF) and Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) Ways to Work programme.

VI.3)Additional information

This service sits within the range of projects funded by the Liverpool City Region European Social Fund (ESF) and Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) Ways to Work programme. The Service will be promoted and delivered as part of that package of support. It will therefore need to ensure that services users are recorded and supported as such, in-line with ESF regulations and Ways to Work operational criteria.
VI.4)Procedures for appeal

VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

Liverpool City Council
Municipal Buildings, Dale Street
L2 2DH Liverpool
UNITED KINGDOM
E-mail: trevor.ingham@liverpool.gov.uk
Internet address: www.liverpool.gov.uk

Body responsible for mediation procedures

Liverpool City Council
As Above
UNITED KINGDOM
E-mail: trevor.ingham@liverpool.gov.uk
Internet address: www.liverpool.gov.uk

VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals

VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

Liverpool City Council
As Above
UNITED KINGDOM
E-mail: trevor.ingham@liverpool.gov.uk
Internet address: www.liverpool.gov.uk

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

29.4.2016

 

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