Off-site Practice Educators Leicester

Off-site Practice Educators Leicester

Procurement Exercise to Create a Pool of Off-site Practice Educators.


Procurement Exercise to Create a Pool of Off-site Practice Educators (PAN0344)
Awarding body Leicester City Council

Est. Start Date: 01/09/2013
Est. End Date: 31/08/2016


Leicester City Council’s Workforce Development Team (WD) is updating and increasing its pool of independent Off-site Practice Educators to supervise and assess social work students undertaking a placement within Leicester City Council. As a member of the pool you will be approved to be an Off-site Practice Educator and offered assessment work as required by the Council.

Students may be from Leicester University, De Montfort University, Open University and Step up to Social Work programme.

A fixed fee per placement day is paid on completion of the student’s learning curriculum and receipt of the final assessment report. Placements vary in length from 70-100 days, usually starting in Sept/Oct or Jan/Feb each year.

Off-site Practice Educators must be able to travel to different locations to supervise students.

Essential Qualification Requirements: You must have a social work degree or CQSW, hold current HCPC registration and hold the Practice Educator Award Stage 2 or equivalent. Certification must be provided along with your submission.

Interviews, if required will be held on 14th August 2013.

For further information and details of how to apply, please click on the Questionnaire below.

A link to the document is below. Please return to in order to be considered for this work.

This should be returned by 16.00hrs on 26th July 2013 at the very latest.

Organisations are asked to regularly check this opportunity on Source Leicestershire for any updates. Any advertised opportunity might be updated or removed at short notice due to unforeseen circumstances.

Applicants should note that due to the technicality of the software package being used to create this advert, this Opportunity will become “invisible” at midnight, 25th July 2013. Applicants are therefore requested to save all documentation relating to this Opportunity locally.

Associated Documents

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Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Expressions of Interest
Estimated ValueText Description
Category Education, Social Community Care Supplies & Services, Adult & Further Education Services, Monitoring, Technical & Feasibility,
CPV codes
Suitable for SME YES

Document Available Until

26 July 2013

16 days

Submission Return By

26 July 2013

16 days

Contact Details

Leicester City Council
Lisa Brownbridge, Tel No: 0116 252 8923
New Walk Centre,
Welford Place,
Leicester LE1 6ZG

This contract is being managed by Leicester City Council . To request documentation contact