Commissioning Level 3 Diploma for Children and Young People Workforce

Commissioning Level 3 Diploma for Children and Young People Workforce

Commissioning Level 3 Diploma for Children and Young People Workforce for the Private/Voluntary and Independent Childcare Sector. 

Reference number: HCC1205516

Deadline date:29/06/2012

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value:£50,000 – £100,000

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

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Hertfordshire County Council


Description of the contract

Childhood Support Services (CSS) are looking to commission and fund a training organisation who can deliver the Level 3 Diploma for Children & Young People Workforce Qualification to the Private Voluntary and Independent (PVI) childcare sector in Hertfordshire, including childminders. The qualification training will be delivered from 1st September 2012. The financial contract with Hertfordshire County Council will be from 1st September 2012 to 31st March 2013.




Classification of the contract

80000000 Education and training services


Additional information

Contract type: Services – 24

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: 01/09/2012 – 31/03/2013


Who to contact

Contact name Katie Rooke

Organisation name Hertfordshire County Council

Address 2nd Floor, Farnham House, Six Hills Way, Stevenage, SG1 2FQ

Telephone 01992588753

Extension number:


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.Suppliers must read through this set of instructions and follow the process to respond to this opportunity. The information and/or documents for this opportunity are available on You must register on this site to respond, if you are already registered you will not need to register again, simply use your existing username and password. Please note there is a password reminder link on the homepage. Suppliers must log in, go to your Response Manager and add the following Access Code: 96FT2727HN. Please ensure you follow any instruction provided to you here. The deadline for submitting your response(s) is 29/06/2012 12:00. Please ensure that you allow yourself plenty of time when responding to this invite prior to the closing date and time, especially if you have been asked to upload documents. If you experience any technical difficulties please contact the Delta eSourcing eSourcing Helpdesk on call 0845 270 7050 or email Response Address: