Residential Short Breaks for Children and Young People with SEND
Northamptonshire County Council invites tenders for the delivery of residential short breaks for children and young people with SEND in Northamptonshire.
United Kingdom-Northampton: Health and social work services
Social and other specific services – public contracts
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
One Angel Square, Angel Street
Contact person: Amy Myers
NUTS code: UKF24
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Northamptonshire County Council — Residential Short Breaks for Children and Young People with SEND
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Northamptonshire County Council invites tenders for the delivery of residential short breaks for children and young people with SEND in Northamptonshire. The Provider will be required to provide overnight breaks to children who need to receive breaks in a specialist environment operated by skilled staff; that meets the needs of the children and young people with SEND and their families across the county of Northamptonshire.
Children and young people attending the service may have a dual diagnosis, such as Autism and Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), or a child with physical disabilities who also may have a related severe learning or multiple disability. The Service will also need to provide a service for children and young people who have severe learning disabilities, who may have complex behaviours directly associated with their severe learning disability and who need to receive short breaks within a highly structured and safe environment.
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The maximum budget available for delivery of service is 1 441 493 GBP per annum, combining funding from Northamptonshire Country Council and Nene and Corby Clinical Commissioning Groups. The contract is for 3 years, with an optional one year extension taking the total possible contract term to a maximum of 4 years. The contract will commence on 1.8.2018.
The Authority believes that TUPE does apply to this contract at its commencement. The deadline for completed ITTs to be received on the LGSS eTendering Portal is 12:00 (noon) on Friday 6.4.2018.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Form of procedure
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
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: