Enhanced Provision Childminding Service – Approved Provider List – Bristol
The requirement is to develop a list of providers who can deliver enhanced childminding services to the Council’s Children and Families Service.
United Kingdom-Bristol: Health and social work services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Postal address: P O Box 3176
NUTS code: UKK11 Bristol, City of
Postal code: BS3 9FS
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Ms Lucy Ford
Telephone: +44 1173521281
Main address: https://www.bristol.gov.uk/
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.bristol.gov.uk/
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Enhanced Provision Childminding Service — Approved Provider List
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Bristol City Council Early years and childcare service provides a package of enhanced childminding and support to children, predominantly under the age of two, where the child and/or parent or carer has assessed additional support needs. The Council wishes to implement an approved provider list for enhanced provision childminding services. The requirement is to develop a list of providers who can deliver enhanced childminding services to the Council’s Children and Families Service. The period of the approved provider list is 5 years. The use of sub-contractors is not allowed in the performance of these enhanced provision childminding services.
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The Council wishes to implement an approved provider list for enhanced provision childminding services. The requirement is to develop a list of providers who can deliver enhanced childminding services to the Council’s Children and Families Service.
Potential providers wishing to be admitted on to the approved provider list must complete the questionnaire and be able to demonstrate that they meet all the minimum criteria listed. Any provider that is able to demonstrate they meet these criteria will be admitted on to the approved provider list. Each provider who is successfully appointed onto the approved provider list will be required to enter into a pre-placement agreement with the Council. An individual placement agreement will be agreed between the Council and the provider for each child placed. Placements will be determined based on a number of factors. There is no guarantee of any allocation of work during the term of the approved provider list.
The approved provider list will be established and will go live on the 1 April 2021 and will be used for all enhanced provision childminding services for the duration of the approved provider list. The approved provider list will operate until 31 March 2026, unless terminated earlier in accordance with the termination provision of the terms and conditions.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
Postal address: Grey Friars, Lewins Mead
Postal code: BS1 2NR
Country: United Kingdom
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: