Sexual Health Promotion and Community HIV Prevention Service

Sexual Health Promotion and Community HIV Prevention Service

Southend on Sea Borough Council Public Health Team is inviting expressions of interest from established, suitably experienced organisations, to deliver Sexual Health Promotion and HIV Prevention Services for Southend.

Reference number:

Deadline date:15/07/2013

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value:£100,000 – £500,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Southend-on-Sea Southend-on-Sea,

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Southend-on-Sea Borough Council

 

Description of the contract

Southend on Sea Borough Council Public Health Team is inviting expressions of interest from established, suitably experienced organisations, to deliver Sexual Health Promotion and HIV Prevention Services for Southend. These services will focus on (i) promoting key sexual health messages and HIV/STI prevention messages, (ii) engaging populations most at risk of HIV and STIs through a range of targeted interventions, and (iii) delivering health promotion, HIV prevention and self-management interventions for people living with HIV. The estimated annual value of this contract is £30k per annum and Southend Borough Council envisages awarding this contract to 1 provider/consortium only. The contract will be for an initial period of 19 months (until 31 March 2015) with an option to extend by up to two further periods of 1 year (subject to funding). The proposed start date is 1st September 2013. The successful organisation must have a comprehensive understanding and proven track record of delivering sexual health promotion and HIV prevention services. Southend Borough Council welcomes submissions from all organisational types, including the Third Sector and Consortia arrangements. If you wish to tender for the above requirement, please contact Suzanne Clark to request the Tender documents. Address Corporate Procurement, 5th Floor, Civic Centre, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 6ER. E-Mail procurement@southend.gov.uk Phone 01702 534026 Fax: 01702 215110 Closing date for Tender document requests is 12 Noon on 8th July 2013 Completed Tender documents must be returned by 12 Noon 15th July 2013

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

85100000 Health services

85323000 Community health services

85140000 Miscellaneous health services

85000000 Health and social work services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – 25

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria below:

Priority Description of criteria Percentage weighting
2 Price 30.00
1 Quality 70.00

Estimated length of contract: 01/09/2013 – 31/03/2017

 

Who to contact

Contact name Corporate Procurement

Organisation name Southend-on-Sea Borough Council

Address Civic Centre, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 6ER

Telephone 01702534026

Extension number:

Fax 01702 215110

Web address

 

How to apply

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement, and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender.