Skills Competition Wales 2013 – 2014

Skills Competition Wales 2013 – 2014

The Department for Education and Skills (DfES) is undertaking a competitive grant exercise to source organisations who wish to develop and implement skills competitions in Wales.

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Welsh Government

Department for Education and Skills, Ty’r Afon, Bedwas Road,

Bedwas

CF83 8WT

UK

Bethan Jones

+44 1443663985

bethan.jones5@wales.gsi.gov.uk
http://wales.gov.uk/?skip=1&lang=en

1.2

Address from which further information may be obtained


Welsh Government

Department for Education and Skills, Ty’r Afon, Bedwas Road,

Bedwas

CF83 8WT

UK

Bethan Jones

+44 1443663985

bethan.jones5@wales.gsi.gov.uk
http://wales.gov.uk/?skip=1&lang=en

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Skills Competition Wales 2013 – 2014

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

The Department for Education and Skills (DfES) is undertaking a competitive grant exercise to source organisations who wish to develop and implement skills competitions in Wales.

Skills Competition Wales is part funded by the European Social Fund through the Welsh Government, and applicants will need to adhere to ESF monitoring and procurement rules.

The attached documentation gives further information about the type and range of competitions we are looking to support. This includes the design and development of a national skills competition, its marketing and judging, event management, competitor support, reporting process (on a monthly basis in line with ESF claims), and the use of skills champions and ambassadors.

We are looking to support competitions across a range of sectors in Wales that will enable Wales to compete at a national and international level.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Sell2Wales Web Site at http://www.sell2wales.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=2027.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

80000000 Education and training services
80210000 Technical and vocational secondary education services
80530000 Vocational training services

1000 WALES
1010 West Wales and The Valleys
1011 Isle of Anglesey
1012 Gwynedd
1013 Conwy and Denbighshire
1014 South West Wales (Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire, Ceredigion)
1015 Central Valleys (Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taf)
1016 Gwent Valleys (Torfaen, Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly)
1017 Bridgend and Neath Port Talbot
1018 Swansea
1020 East Wales
1021 Monmouthshire and Newport
1022 Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan
1023 Flintshire and Wrexham
1024 Powys

3 Administrative Information

3.1

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

Skills Competition Wales 2013 – 2014

3.2

Estimated Start of the Award Procedure

14-10-2013

4 Other Information

4.1

Additional Information

Please note that the closing date for the return of documents is 12:00 pm on Friday 30 September 2013. Hard copies of the documents should be returned to Bethan Jones Davies at: Welsh Government, Ty’r Afon, Bedwas Road, Bedwas, Caerphilly, CF83 8WT.

Please also e-mail electronic versions to bethan.jones5@wales.gsi.gov.uk.

(WA Ref:2027)

4.2

Download Additional Documentation

Skills Competition Wales Specification Bidding Form 2013_2014 bilingual

4.3

Publication date of this notice

16-09-2013