National Development Programme for Middle Leaders in the Further Education Sector
The ETF would like to give middle managers and leaders the opportunity to develop their skills, becoming effective and pro-active middle managers.
United Kingdom-London: Education and training services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Postal address: Third Floor, 157-197 Buckingham Palace Road
NUTS code: UKI LONDON
Postal code: SW1W 9SP
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 2037408280
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.mytenders.co.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA28768
I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Deliver a National Development Programme for Middle Leaders in the FE Sector 2020
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
By commissioning this tender, The Education and Training Foundation (ETF), would like to work with a high achieving organisation that can further develop and deliver an outstanding programme that supports middle leaders to develop and enhance their skills so that they can lead their departments, support their teachers therefore giving the learners an outstanding teaching and learning experience in their Further Education setting.
The ETF would like to give middle managers and leaders the opportunity to develop their skills, becoming effective and pro-active middle managers that are able to make decisions to support their team and the learners. As well as developing professionally within their current role, the participants may consider this course as the starting point for preparing for more senior roles in the future, raising their aspirations to work and moving along the leadership pipeline.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The Education and Training Foundation (ETF) is seeking a tenderer to review, develop and deliver its previous middle manager’s programme in order to provide a national programme that continues to support the development of middle managers to become more dynamic and effective in their job role. It is anticipated the programme will support and develop participants in their current roles and give them the knowledge, understanding, tools and techniques to enhance their day to day role, personal effectiveness and to lead their team more effectively. This in turn will enhance success in teaching, learning and student experience and will provide participants with the skills and abilities to enable progression, providing organisations with a talent pool for sustainability.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Subject to the availability of funding and sufficiently high-quality performance of the successful tenderer during the initial phase of the contract, we would like to include a right to extend any contract for up to a maximum of 2 further years.
NB: the option to extend will be reviewed at the end of each contractual period.
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Payments after 31 March 2021 and if applicable any new financial year, are dependent on receipt of the grant letter from the Department for Education (DfE) for 2021-22 by the ETF.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
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.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
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Postal address: Cabinet Office
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 3450103503Internet address: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/public-procurement-review-service-scope-and-remit
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: