Grant Application Manager

School Business Manager – Primary Partnership Grant Support 2014-15 Grant Application Manager

This is a grant and not a contract. The Education Funding Group within the Department for Education is seeking to grant fund an organisation to manage the delivery of a grant, to approximately 200 groups of primary schools, wishing to employ a School Business Manager (SBM).

Reference number: 1092

Deadline date:04/04/2014

This deadline is for… 12 noon 4th April 2014 for receipt of grant applications.

Contract value:£150,000 – £200,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: England

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Department for Education

 

Description of the contract

Please note: This is a grant and not a contract. The Education Funding Group within the Department for Education is seeking to grant fund an organisation to manage the delivery of a grant, to approximately 200 groups of primary schools, wishing to employ a School Business Manager (SBM). A grant of £25,000 is proposed to be made available to groups of 4-5 schools (of which all but one must be primary) to be match funded by the group for one year, with a view to efficiencies becoming self-sustaining. The grant will span the financial year ending March 2015 with the department making payments to schools. See ‘Supporting Documents’ for further information.

 

Classification of the contract

98111000 Services furnished by business organisations

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 12 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name SBM.GRANT@education.gsi.gov.uk

Organisation name Department for Education

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How to apply

For the full specification/guidance please contact the Funding Policy Unit at: SBM.GRANT@education.gsi.gov.uk Importantly, please place in the header of the email: “SBM Grant Application Manager query”.