Transgender Support Service for Offenders

Transgender Support Service for Offenders

Greater Manchester Probation Trust is advertising for the provision of a Transgender Support Service. The Transgender services contract is required to support Offenders and Offender Managers with transgender issues that affect offending behaviour and the successful completion of orders.

Reference number: GMPT Dec01

Deadline date:04/01/2013

This deadline is for… Registering Expressions of Interest

Contract value:£5,000 – £5,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Greater Manchester

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Ministry of Justice (MoJ) Probation – Greater Manchester

 

Description of the contract

Greater Manchester Probation Trust is advertising for the provision of a Transgender Support Service. The Transgender services contract is required to support Offenders and Offender Managers with transgender issues that affect offending behaviour and the successful completion of orders. The aims of the service are to: • to address any Transgender issues which are linked to the Offenders’ offending behaviour, in order to reduce harm and risk of further offending. • to raise awareness and provide information and guidance to staff and Offenders, when working with transgendered offenders. • to ensure the Trust offers a fair and non-discriminatory service as defined by the Equality Act 2010. This service is not a counselling service for offenders.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

85300000 Social work and related services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 01/04/2013 – 31/03/2016

 

Who to contact

Contact name Alison Bates

Organisation name Ministry of Justice (MoJ) Probation – Greater Manchester

Address 5th Floor, Oakland House, , Talbot Road,, Manchester, M16 0PQ

Telephone 03000479082

Extension number:

Fax

Email

Web address www.gm-probation.org.uk

 

How to apply

The deadline for organisations who wish to register their interest is: noon on Friday 4th January 2013. The closing date for receipt of quotes is Friday 18th January 2013 Interested organisations are requested to register their interest with Alison Bates, Contracts Performance Officer: by e-mail at: alison.bates@manchester.probation.gsi.gov.uk or in writing to: Greater Manchester Probation Trust, 5th Floor, Oakland House, Talbot Road, Manchester M16 0PQ. Organisations registering their interest will be sent an Invitation to Quote pack.

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