Pathways to Employment

Pathways to Employment

The Mental Health Pathways to Employment Service has been commissioned as part of a range of options within Mental Health Services, for service users to receive a high standard of needs assessment and access to an effective range of interventions to assist individuals obtain paid employment, training, education and volunteering opportunities.

Procurer reference: CCBC/PS1137/13/WT
Value of tender: £Undisclosed
CONTRACT NOTICE – NON OJEU
Is this notice funded by the Welsh European Funding Office (WEFO)?
No
Contract Type
Services
SECTION I: CONTRACTING AUTHORITY
Name of the organisation
Caerphilly County Borough Council
Contact Name
Mr Wayne Thomas
Address
Procurement Services, Penallta house, Tredomen park, ,
Town
Ystrad Mynach
Postcode
CF82 7PG
Phone
01443 863061
Fax
01443 863167
EMail
thomarw@caerphilly.gov.uk
Web Address
http://www.caerphilly.gov.uk/working/business/procurementservices/index.htm
SECTION II: DETAILS OF THE CONTRACT
Service category
25
Is it a framework agreement?
No
Title of the contract
Pathways to Employment
Description of the contract

The Mental Health Pathways to Employment Service has been commissioned as part of a range of options within Mental Health Services, for service users to receive a high standard of needs assessment and access to an effective range of interventions to assist individuals obtain paid employment, training, education and volunteering opportunities.

In summary, the Pathways to Employment Service will provide:

1. Staff with expertise in undertaking vocational assessments.

2. Personalised Individual Work Development Plans.

3. Access to a range of work related opportunities.

4. Appropriate support to service users following placement and for a period afterwards agreed with the individual service user.

It is anticipated that TUPE will apply .

The contract period is for 3 years from 01/09/13 to 31/08/16 with an option to extend for up to a further period of 12 months.

Classification of contract (CPV codes)
85300000 – Social work and related services.
85310000 – Social work services.
85312500 – Rehabilitation services.
85312510 – Vocational rehabilitation services.

SECTION III: AWARD CRITERIA
Contract will be awarded based on:

Most economically advantageous tender in terms of:Criteria as detailed in the contract documents


SECTION IV: Administrative Information

Instructions to suppliers

As part of the process, the tender will be undertaken utilising Caerphilly CBC’s Proactis plaza e-tendering system. See attached document for instructions to register.

The period to register interest in the opportunity on the proactis plaza e-tendering system is up to 4th June2013. The system will not accept any further interest after this date.

The clarification period for any queries shall be up to 6th June 2013. Any queries received after this date will not be responded to.

The closing date for tender return through the e-tendering system is 12.00 on 11th June 2013. The system will not accept any tenders submitted after this time.

Reference Number
CCBC/PS1137/13/WT
Deadline Date
11.06.2013
Deadline date refers to
Receipt of tenders at 12 Noon on 11th June 2013
Does this contract relate to a Project / Programme funded by EU funds?
No