Integrated Speech and Language Therapy Service

Integrated Speech and Language Therapy Service

The overall aim of the service is to provide an integrated and individualised resource to children and young people who experience or are at risk of developing speech, language, communication or feeding difficulties, their parents/families/carers and the professionals who care for/teach/support them. Reference number: PRN:1112 – 10059

Deadline date: 08/05/2012

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value: £500,000 – £1,000,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Outer London – SouthOuter London – South,

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: London Borough of Richmond upon Thames

Original source URL http://richmond.g2g.info/index.htm

 

Description of the contract

The overall aim of the service is to provide an integrated and individualised resource to children and young people who experience or are at risk of developing speech, language, communication or feeding difficulties, their parents/families/carers and the professionals who care for/teach/support them. The service will cover Early Years prevention and early identification, through to specialised support for children with a statement of special educational need. The service is being commissioned by Richmond and Twickenham PCT jointly with London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. The contract is for 2 years with an option to extend for a further two years. The start date is 1st September 2012.

 

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Classification of the contract

80340000 Special education services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – 24

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: 01/09/2012 – 31/08/2014

 

Who to contact

Contact name Sarah Blair

Address Contracting and Procurement Unit, Civic Centre, 44 York Street, Twickenham, ., TW1 3 BZ

Telephone 020889733092

Extension number:

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Email sarah.blair@rtpct.nhs.uk

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How to apply

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs).However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement,and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender. Please note TUPE may be applicable. Organisations will be expected to have sufficient experience in the delivery of Children and Young People’s Speech and Language Therapy Services and have delivered a similar service. Interested organisations will be required to complete a tender which incorporates detailed selection criteria The service is being commissioned by Richmond and Twickenham PCT jointly with London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. The contract is for 2 years with an option to extend for a further two years. The start date is 1st September 2012. Response Address: Richmond Borough Thames House 180 High Street Sarah Blair UK sarah.blair@rtpct.nhs.uk NHS South West London 02089733092 TW11 8HU http://www.richmond.nhs.uk Teddington