End Point Assessors for Teacher Apprentices – Derby

End Point Assessors for Teacher Apprentices – Derby

The University of Derby is seeing a range of end point assessment organisations for its teacher apprentices.

United Kingdom-Derby: Services furnished by business, professional and specialist organisations

2020/S 237-586917

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: University of Derby
Postal address: Kedleston Road
Town: Derby
NUTS code: UKF EAST MIDLANDS (ENGLAND)
Postal code: DE22 1GB
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Mandy Wass
E-mail: m.j.wass@derby.ac.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: www.derby.ac.uk

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://www.derby.ac.uk/services/finance/procurement-suppliers-and-tendering/supplier-info/tendering/
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

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

Education

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

End Point Assessors for Teacher Apprentices

 

Reference number: PROC MJW ITT/274

II.1.2)Main CPV code

98110000 Services furnished by business, professional and specialist organisations

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The University of Derby is seeing a range of end point assessment organisations for its teacher apprentices. This will consist of a maximum of 8 providers on a framework agreement basis who will be appointed in conjunction with employers. The framework will be for a 4-year period. Potential assessors must be registered on the Government Register of end-point assessment organisations.

 

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 288 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKF EAST MIDLANDS (ENGLAND)
Main site or place of performance:

The University of Derby, Kedleston Road, DE22 1GB.

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The University of Derby is seeing a range of end point assessment organisations for its teacher apprentices. This will consist of a maximum of 8 providers on a framework agreement basis who will be appointed in conjunction with employers. The framework will be for a 4-year period. Potential assessors must be registered on the Government Register of end-point assessment organisations. Pricing for the endpoint assessments must be within 20 % of the funding band, currently this equates to GBP 1 800 per apprentice. As estimated 20-40 apprentices will require assessment each year. The next full cohort is expected to complete in October 2021.

 

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

Value excluding VAT: 288 000.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

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 bid for this tender you will need to first register on our e-procurement system Oracle or access (if you are already registered), via the link: https://www.derby.ac.uk/services/finance/procurement-suppliers-and-tendering/supplier-info/tendering/

 

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

List and brief description of conditions:

UK Government Register for End point Assessment Organisations (RoEPAO).

 

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

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

The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with several operators
Envisaged maximum number of participants to the framework agreement: 8

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

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information

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

Date: 11/01/2021
Local time: 12:00
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

Duration in months: 2 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 11/01/2021
Local time: 12:01

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

Electronic ordering will be used
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
Electronic payment will be used
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: University of Derby Finance Director
Town: Derby
Country: United Kingdom

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

30/11/2020