To recruit and train 30 peer mentors (aged 16 – 25 years) who have lived experiences of those they are mentoring: 10 from Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities; 10 from LGBT+ communities; 10 young people with disabilities.
Peer mentoring and mental health champions for children and young people 16-25 years
Birmingham City Council
- Provision of services to the community – 75200000
- Training services – 80500000
- Specialist training services – 80510000
Location of contract
Value of contract
25 October 2022
25 November 2022
Contract start date
1 February 2023
Contract end date
31 January 2026
Open procedure (above threshold)
Contract is suitable for SMEs?
Contract is suitable for VCSEs?
The Council wishes to establish a Contract for the provision of the development and delivery of a peer mentoring scheme, with a focus on young people aged 16 – 25 years from LGBT+ communities, young people with disabilities and young people from Black, Asian, and other diverse ethnicities.
To recruit and train 30 peer mentors (aged 16 – 25 years) who have lived experiences of those they are mentoring: 10 from Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities; 10 from LGBT+ communities; 10 young people with disabilities. Each peer mentor would have a 12-month period in which time they would:
o Receive Peer Mentoring training
o Support at least 3 young people from within their peer group
o Receive support to contribute to the training of the next peer mentor
The contract will be for a period of up to 3 years with a break clause in years 2 and 3 subject to funding availability and supplier performance.
The contract will be awarded to a single supplier.
The Council will be using its free to use e-tendering system (in-tend) for the administration of this procurement process and potential suppliers must register with the system to be able to express an interest. If you wish to express an interest in this opportunity please click on the following link to access https://in-tendhost.co.uk/birminghamcc/ and submit your details to register. You will then be sent details on how to log on which will enable you to download all relevant Invitation to Tender (ITT) documentation.
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Your completed tender submission should be returned by noon on 25th November 2022 via the ‘in-tend’ system https://in-tendhost.co.uk/birminghamcc
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Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No
How to apply
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About the buyer
10 Woodcock Street
0121 303 0349