Employment Services Project Management London
The contract is for the management and co-ordination of the Southwark Works network, which is the contracting authority’s flagship employment programme.
United Kingdom-London: Project-management services other than for construction work
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
London Borough of Southwark
P.O. Box 64529
Contact point(s): Strategy and Partnerships (Local Economy)
For the attention of: Patrick Doherty
SE1P 5LX London
Telephone: +44 2075253183
General address of the contracting authority: www.southwark.gov.uk
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)
I.2)Type of the contracting authority
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 25: Health and social services
NUTS code UKI1
II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
In managing and coordinating the network of providers within the Southwark Works framework, the successful applicant will also be required to deliver employment support services through the management of a “hub” office, manage the Southwark Works client database and provide an effective recruitment service for local employers.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.1.9)Information about variants
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
II.2.2)Information about options
Description of these options: The contract to be awarded will be for an initial period of 2 years and may be extended at the sole discretion of the contracting authority for two further periods of 1 year.
Provisional timetable for recourse to these options:
in months: 24 (from the award of the contract)
II.2.3)Information about renewals
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
Description of particular conditions: Please see the invitation to tender documents.
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: Please see the invitation to tender documents.
Please see the invitation to tender documents.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
Please see the invitation to tender documents.
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 1.12.2014 – 13:00
160 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2QH.
Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: yes
Additional information about authorised persons and opening procedure: Members and officers of the contracting authority.
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
The contracting authority reserves the right to withdraw from or discontinue the procurement process, which shall include the right not to award as a result of this call for competition.
Tenders and all supporting documentation for the contract must be in English and must be priced in Pounds Sterling.
Interested organisations should also note that the view of the contracting authority is that the provisions of the European Council Directive 2001/23/EC of 12.3.2001 (TUPE) may apply on the award of this contract, although organisations should seek their own independent advice in that regard and the contracting authority offers no assurance in respect of the operation, effect or impact of TUPE on the contract.
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
Royal Courts of Justice (High Court)
WC2A 2LL London
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: