Mentoring Programme for Looked After Children

Mentoring Programme for Looked After Children

The Education of Children in Care Service (ECIC) is seeking provision of a mentoring scheme for teenage children who are in care.

REFERENCE LCC/CYPS/WM/2012/5
Awarding body Leicestershire County Council

Est. value

£150,000

Est. Start Date: 01/09/2013
Est. End Date: 31/08/2014

Description

Leicestershire County Council wish to procure a mentoring programme for Looked After Children in Leicestershire.
The Education of Children in Care Service (ECIC) is seeking provision of a mentoring scheme for teenage children who are in care. The aim of the scheme is to increase confidence and encourage positive engagement and attitudes towards education , leading to improved attendance and attainment in current education (school/college) and also in pursuing some form of further education.
It is envisaged that the provider will also offer a range of group activities across the period of the contract to foster opportunities for talking and thinking together. It is anticipated that students will benefit from exposure to an innovative and interactive learning culture and environment.
Bids must meet the specification set out in the tender document.
To recieve a request for quotation form please contact Penny Sutton at penny.sutton@leics.gov.uk
 

Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Quotation
Option to extend Yes
Estimated ValueText Description One hundred and fifty thousand
Category Children Services, Social Community Care Supplies & Services, Education,
CPV codes 80000000,
Suitable for SME YES

Document Available Until

3 December 2012

about 1 month

Submission Return By

6 December 2012

about 1 month

extend contract options:

Yes

Contact Details

Leicestershire County Council
Sally Ann Harding
Children and Young People’s Service,
Leicestershire County Council,
0116 3055035

This contract is being managed by Leicestershire County Council . To request documentation contact sally-ann.harding@leics.gov.uk