Requirement for Confidence Building Courses

Requirement for Confidence Building Courses

Provision of 7 basic or follow on confidence building courses for parents of children under 5.

Tower Hamlets
ESCW(CSF)4452 Confidence Building
Contract Title:
Confidence building courses in Children’s Centres for parents of children under 5
ESCW (CSF)4452

The London Borough of Tower Hamlets (LBTH) is seeking expressions of interest from interested organisations for the above services.


Provision of 7 basic or follow on confidence building courses for parents of children under 5. The programme should be appropriate to a wide audience of mothers, fathers and carers within a family learning setting and adapted to meet their needs. It should be able to support and develop participants’ emotional wellbeing, to build their self belief, to look at what they have and what they hope to achieve and to provide support and inspiration to do what is necessary to achieve their potential in all areas of their life. The course will contribute to our work in the area of ‘Healthy Lifestyles’ in that it will support healthy minds. It will also support our work in the areas of ‘Active and Responsible Citizens’ by empowering participants to be more socially confident and it will support participants in the initial stages of developing confidence and a positive outlook for work and ‘achieving economic wellbeing.

The anticipated contract start date is:
1st September 2013

The estimated value of the contract is:
£14,000 per annum (pro-rata for the first year dependent on start date)
Possibility of extending for another year budgets permitting

For a period of: 7 months, initially, until the end of March 2014 with the possibility of an extension for set periods until the end of March 2015, if required and funding permitting.

Organisations wishing to express their interest are requested to register on the London Tenders Portal via the link below, where the documentation will be available for download. Please allow sufficient time to register (at least 1 working day).

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LBTH accepts no liability for expressions of interest that are not received due to internet connectivity issues, transmission delays or errors.

Deadline for expression of interest and return of quotation is:
Wednesday 29th May 2013.
12 noon

LBTH is an Equal Opportunities Employer and a supporter of Ethical Governance, our protocol can be found here along with Or via: cts/guidance_to_suppliers_and.aspx

If you require any further information please contact:

Jay Bains

LBTH does not undertake to invite all applicants or bind itself to accept the lowest or any Tender.  LBTH will not be liable for any costs incurred in tendering for this contract.

Mrs Jay Bains
Email Address:
020 7364 4015
20 7364 4973
4th Floor Mulberry Place, Town Hall
5 Clove Crescent
Greater London
E14 2BG
United Kingdom
Key Dates
07/05/2013 16:00
29/05/2013 12:00
Other Information
7 (months)
12 (months)