Board Development Programme

GB-Kennington, Ashford: Board Development Programme

Board Development Programme Kent community Health NHS Trust wants to appoint an appropriately experienced provider to support us in the development and implementation of specific elements of our Board Development programme. Contract value: £25,000 – £50,000.

Reference number: KCH002

Deadline date: 14/03/2012

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value: £25,000 – £50,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: KentKent,

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Kent Community Health NHS Trust

 

Description of the contract

Board Development Programme Kent community Health NHS Trust wants to appoint an appropriately experienced provider to support us in the development and implementation of specific elements of our Board Development programme from April 2012 and are requesting expressions of interest. The Trust is a new Trust with a new Board and is currently on a journey towards achieving Foundation Trust status in the summer of 2013. The overarching aim of the Board Development Programme is to ensure that the new Board quickly develops into an effective, highly performing Board. The programme must be aligned to our organisational aspirations and focus specifically on: • Developing an effective board proficient in skills around areas such as team working, collective decision making, and providing robust but supportive challenge alongside individual Board member development. • Whole Board and individual Board member development with the aim of ensuring that individuals feel able to take on the responsibilities associated with being a Board member • Creating an environment which enables appropriate debate and challenge to be heard which will improve the quality of decision making. Expressions of interest will close on Wednesday 14th March 2012 and the Trust reserves the right to restrict the number of companies responding to this opportunity to 10 companies. These 10 companies will be the first 10 companies that respond to this opportunity. From these 10 companies the Trust will take forward the most suitable to presentation. The process for selection will be detailed in the documents released to companies. The evaluation criteria will be 50% finance and 50% quality The spend is anticipated to be no more than £30,000 for the whole project. The spend for the two parts is estimated to be no more than £30,000. Phase 1 needs to be completed by late April/early May with the other modules commencing June to December. Bidders must be able to adhere to these timescales failure to do so with lead to disqualification from this procurement process.

 

Documents

 

Classification of the contract

79410000 Business and management consultancy services

79411000 General management consultancy services

79400000 Business and management consultancy and related services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – 11

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: 02/04/2012 – 31/12/2012

 

Who to contact

Contact name Annabelle Smith-Whibley

Address Trinity House, 110/120 Upper Pemberton, Eureka Park, Kennington, Ashford, Kent, TN25 4AZ

Telephone 01233667838

Extension number:

Fax

Email tenders@kentcht.nhs.uk

Web address

 

How to apply

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs).However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement,and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender.