Training in Section 117 of the Mental Health Act 1983
Delivery of a half-day course to provide the workforce with an overview of section 117 of the Mental Health Act 1983 (aftercare arrangements).
United Kingdom-Rotherham: Education and training services
Simplified contract notice on a dynamic purchasing system
This notice is covered by: Directive 2004/17/EC (Utilities)
Section I: Contracting authority/entity
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
Riverside House, Main Street
For the attention of: MS Helen Chambers
S60 1AE Rotherham
Telephone: +44 1709823661
Fax: +44 1709376285
General address of the contracting authority/entity: http://www.rotherham.gov.uk/
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities/entities
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority/entity:
II.2)Type of contract
II.3)Short description of the specific contract:
The workforce will include all mental health staff, AMHPs, Social Workers and Team Managers. A half-day course would take place from 9:30 to 12:30 or from 13:30 to 16:30, on a week day, at a training venue in Rotherham.
We initially require 4 courses with a maximum of 20 delegates per course.
The training course is required from Autumn 2015, with roll-out across 2015/2016, with the aim of ensuring staff are aware of the requirements of Section 117 and that they are observed in practice.
Having completed the course workers should be able to:
— Define what aftercare is and its aim.
— Explain who is entitled to receive aftercare services under sections of the Act.
— Explain how section 117 works in practice.
As a minimum, the course should cover:
— Section 117 Mental Health Act 1983 requirements and legal framework, links to the Care Act, and defining after-care services
— Ordinary Residence & Section 117 Mental Health Act 1983 Pre-Care Act 2014 position
— Ordinary Residence & Section 117 Mental Health Act 1983 Post-Care Act 2014 position
Indicative tenders can download and then uploaded for evaluation at any time throughout the duration of the dynamic purchasing system contract number YORE-9BAC6T; initial indicative tenders are required between 8.7.2015 and 22.7.2015. Admittance to the Dynamic Purchasing System will be subject to providers meeting minimum criteria.
II.4)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
II.5)Quantity or scope of the specific contract:
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.2.2)Previous publication (Contract Notice) providing more information about the dynamic purchasing system
Notice number in the OJEU: 2013/S 52-085589 of 21.1.2013
IV.2.3)Time limit for submission of indicative tenders for the specific contract
IV.2.4)Language(s) in which tenders may be drawn up
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.2)Date of dispatch of this notice: