Design of Continuing Professional Development programme for Gaelic community work

Design of Continuing Professional Development programme for Gaelic community work

Bòrd na Gàidhlig seeks bids from suitably qualified applicants to research the training needs of both paid and volunteer staff involved in Gaelic community development in both rural and urban Scotland and, drawing on existing modules wherever possible, design a programme of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) to address these needs.

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Bòrd na Gàidhlig

Darach House, Stoneyfield Business Park,

Inverness

IV2 7PA

UK

Daibhidh Boag

+44 1463225454

daibhidh@gaidhlig.org.uk

+44 1463716217
www.gaidhlig.org.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Bòrd na Gàidhlig

Darach House, Stoneyfield Business Park,

Inverness

IV2 7PA

UK

Daibhidh Boag

+44 1463225454

daibhidh@gaidhlig.org.uk

+44 1463716217
www.gaidhlig.org.uk

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Bòrd na Gàidhlig

Darach House, Stoneyfield Business Park,

Inverness

IV2 7PA

UK

Daibhidh Boag

+44 1463225454

daibhidh@gaidhlig.org.uk

+44 1463716217
www.gaidhlig.org.uk

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Design of CPD programme for Gaelic community work

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Bòrd na Gàidhlig seeks bids from suitably qualified applicants to research the training needs of both paid and volunteer staff involved in Gaelic community development in both rural and urban Scotland and, drawing on existing modules wherever possible, design a programme of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) to address these needs.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=241501.

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via a ‘Tender Submission Postbox’ facility. Further details of this facility are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=241501.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems. The postbox closes precisely at the time stated.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

159999 other Consultancy
171010 Services – Adult and Further Education
179999 other Education
261400 Training and Conferences

100 All Scotland

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

It is anticipated that the successful tender will be priced at, or under, £10,000 (ten thousand pounds) in total (including VAT).

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

The contractor must submit the final copy of the research report, in both hard copy and editable electronic form, on or before 25th March 2013. It is required that at least the report summary must be presented in both Gaelic and English.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

N/a

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation  26-10-2012

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
02-11-2012  Time  17:00

c) Estimated award date  23-11-2012

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

ENGD SCOTS GAELIC

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Tender Submission Postbox facility. Further details are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=241501

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

(SC Ref:241501)

5.2

Additional Documentation

Aonta Foirmeil Solair – Formal Supply Agreement
Dealbhachadh prògram CPD airson obair choimhearsnachd Ghàidhlig – Design of CPD programme for Gaelic community work

5.3

Publication date of this notice

05-10-2012