Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner Training Tender

Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner Training Tender

HEEM is looking to select an education provider to deliver PWP training for the East Midlands IAPT services.

United Kingdom-Leicester: Education and training services

2015/S 184-334343

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust
Procurement Team, Room 170, Penn Lloyd Building, County Hall
Contact point(s): https://in-tendhost.co.uk/leicspart
For the attention of: Lucas Ortega
LE3 8TB Leicester
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 7825923660
E-mail: lucas.ortega@leicspart.nhs.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/leicspart

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local sub-divisions

I.3)Main activity

Health

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:

Health Education East Midlands Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner.

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
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: East Midlands.
NUTS code UKF,UKF2,UKF3,UKF1

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

The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

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

Health Education East Midlands (HEEM) is the Local Education and Training Board that covers Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Northamptonshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire and Rutland. Formally established on 1.4.2013 as a subcommittee of Health Education England, HEEMs aim is to ensure the security of workforce supply and to continuously improve the quality of education, training and development in the East Midlands. HEEM also aims to enable the health and care workforce to respond effectively to the needs of patients, carers and families.
HEEM is looking to select an education provider to deliver PWP training for the East Midlands IAPT services. The programme to be provided must be at a post graduate certificate level. It will have to be aligned to the IAPT PWP national curriculum 2 and accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) or have the basis for accreditation and provide assurance on how this will be achieved. The provision will be delivered within East Midlands and must be flexible to meet the training needs of the region’s PWP workforce. Additional education and training opportunities that may be available will be welcomed.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

80000000, 80320000

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

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no

II.1.8)Lots

This contract is divided into lots: no

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:

Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 500 000 and 600 000 GBP

II.2.2)Information about options

Options: yes
Description of these options: The Authority reserves the option to extend the contract by up to 2 years.

II.2.3)Information about renewals

This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Number of possible renewals: 2

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

Duration in months: 64 (from the award of the contract)

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:
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
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

III.2.3)Technical capacity

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
HEEM is looking to select an education provider to deliver PWP training for the East Midlands IAPT services. The programme to be provided must be at a post graduate certificate level. It will have to be aligned to the IAPT PWP national curriculum and accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) or have the basis for accreditation and provide assurance on how this will be achieved. The provision will be delivered within East Midlands and must be flexible to meet the training needs of the region’s PWP workforce.
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession

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
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:

LPT 00000008

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

no

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

19.10.2015 – 14:00
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

in days: 90 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published: Depending on funding there may be recurrent tenders in the future.

VI.2)Information about European Union funds

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no

VI.3)Additional information

This procedure is being undertaken in accordance with the OJEU Light Touch regime.
VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

18.9.2015

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