Health and safety training
Home Group. Nationally across the UK
UK-Newcastle upon Tyne: safety training services
Section I: Contracting authority
Sourcing and Supplier Performance, 2 Gosforth Park Way, Gosforth Business Park
For the attention of: Mrs Leanne Stewart
NE12 8ET Newcastle upon Tyne
Telephone: +44 8451551234
Further information can be obtained from: www.housingprocurement.com
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: www.housingprocurement.com
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: www.housingprocurement.com
Section II: Object of the contract
Service category No 24: Education and vocational education services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Nationally across the UK.
NUTS code UK
Note: to register your interest in this notice and to obtain the pre-qualifying questionnaire or any additional information please visit: www.housingprocurement.com.
Home Group is looking for an experienced national provider of Health, Safety & Wellbeing learning products and services. The requirement is to provide these products and services across Home Group covering all business units in each region including England, Scotland and Wales.
Description of these options: Contract term is 24 months plus and optional extension of a further 12 months.
Number of possible renewals: 1
In the case of renewable supplies or service contracts, estimated timeframe for subsequent contracts:
in months: 12 (from the award of the contract)
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Applicants will be required to complete a questionnaire with details of structure, current financial standing, evidence of insurance cover, experience, examples of similar activities undertaken in the past 5 years.
Section IV: Procedure
Payable documents: no
Section VI: Complementary information
Estimated timing for further notices to be published: Jan 2014/5.
It is Home’s preference that all prospective bidders utilise the provision of our electronic ‘Opportunities Portal’ to download and submit all documentation within the tender. This portal can be found at: www.housingprocurement.com.
Prospective bidders must log onto the site and register as a supplier. Instructions and help are available from the home page. Once interest.
Has been registered, Home is able to issue the PQQ document to prospective bidders accordingly. The completed document must then be submitted back to the portal; instructions included within the PQQ document detailing how to achieve this. Queries from bidders can also be raised within the portal by utilising the Q & A facility where they will be answered, allowing total transparency to all other participating bidders.
Home Group is acting as a central purchasing body on behalf of itself and potentially a range of contracting authorities who will be able to access this framework.
Eligible bodies include:
Home Group and any existing or future subsidiary companies (see www.homegroup.org.uk for more information on the Group);
Other Registered Providers in England (providers registered with the Homes and Communities Agency, see www.homesandcommunities.co.uk) and Social Landlords in Scotland (providers registered with the Scottish Housing Regulator, see www.scottishhousingregulator.gov.uk);
Charitable Organisations registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales (see www.charity-commission.gov.uk) or the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (see www.oscr.org.uk) whose charitable purposes include, but not are limited to, the prevention or relief of poverty; the advancement of education; the advancement of health or saving of lives; the advancement of citizenship or community development; the relief of those in need, by reason of youth, age, ill-health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage; and, any other purposes currently recognised as charitable and any new charitable purposes which are similar to another charitable purpose; and social enterprises involved in the provision of housing related services/activities or whose activities are similar to those listed above in respect of charitable organisations.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:19.1.2012