Contract for Return to Social Work Programme

Contract for Return to Social Work Programme

Selection, assessment, training and evaluation of candidates.

United Kingdom-London: Training services

2019/S 201-488600

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

The Improvement and Development Agency for Local Government
18 Smith Square
London
SW1P 3HZ
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 7884312236
E-mail: suzanne.hudson@local.gov.uk
NUTS code: UK
Internet address(es):Main address: www.local.gov.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-London:-Training-services./KHRH679GSB
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Other type: Membership organisation

I.5)Main activity

Other activity: Membership organisation

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Return to Social Work Programme

II.1.2)Main CPV code

80500000 – DA29

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

This contract covers the selection, assessment, training and evaluation of candidates who are returning to social work through the ‘Return to social work (England)’ campaign.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

UNITED KINGDOM.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This contract covers the selection, assessment, training and evaluation of candidates who are returning to social work through the ‘Return to social work (England)’ campaign.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 02/01/2020
End: 02/01/2022
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

This is a 1 year contract with an option to extend for an additional year subject to funding and at the buyer’s discretion.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no

II.2.14)Additional information

To respond to this opportunity please click here: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/KHRH679GSB

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 25/11/2019
Local time: 16:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 25/11/2019
Local time: 16:30

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

VI.3)Additional information:

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.

For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta eSourcing portal at:

https://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-London:-Training-services./KHRH679GSB

To respond to this opportunity, please click here:

https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/KHRH679GSB

Go reference: GO-20191014-PRO-15473152

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Local Government Association
Local Government House, Smith Square
London
SW1P 3HZ
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 2071877381
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

14/10/2019