Contract for Primary School Meals

Contract for Primary School Meals

This contract is to appoint a single organisation to undertake the provision of a primary school meals service across County Durham.
Durham County Council
Contract for Primary School Meals
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This contract is to appoint a single organisation to undertake the provision of a primary school meals service across County Durham.
There are 237 primary schools within County Durham. 214 Primary Schools currently have their meals service provided by a private catering provider, of which 37 Primary School’s have regeneration kitchens and the other 200 are production kitchens.
 
The Council at this stage in the procurement process can not confirm exact numbers of Primary Schools that may participate in the Contract.  The final number of participating Primary Schools will be confirmed at the Invitation to Tender stage.
 
There will be Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) (TUPE) implications for the successful bidder.  Dependant on the number of Primary Schools that may participate in the Contract, the successful bidder could potentially be transferring approximately 700 staff in line with TUPE regulations.
 
An enhanced CRB disclosure will be required for every member of staff providing services in relation to the Contract.
 
The Contract does not include kitchen or dining refits.
 
The Contract does not include the provision of meals for nursery units (although this may be arranged locally by individual Primary Schools under flexibility of the contract).
 
This being undertaken on behalf of the Governing Body of each participating Primary School

Contact:
Miss Helen Holmes
Email Address:
helen.holmes@durham.gov.uk
Telephone:
03000265420
Address:
Corporate services
County Hall
Durham
Durham
DH1 5UL
United Kingdom
Key Dates
01/08/2013
31/07/2022
01/10/2012 08:00
06/11/2012 16:00
Other Information
36 (months)
72 (months)
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