Specialist Residential Short Breaks Service for Young People aged 11-19 – Buckinghamshire

Specialist Residential Short Breaks Service for Young People aged 11-19 – Buckinghamshire

Buckinghamshire Council is tendering for The Provision of a Specialist Residential Short Breaks Service for Young People aged 11 – 19 with Learning Disabilities, Autism and Complex Behavioural Needs (Referred to as The Vines).

Opportunity Id
DN573526
Title
The Provision of a Specialist Residential Short Breaks Service for Young People aged 11 – 19 with Learning Disabilities, Autism and Complex Behavioural Needs (Referred to as The Vines)
Categories
321100 – Social Community Care Supplies & Services – Children
Description

Buckinghamshire Council (BC) is tendering for The Provision of a Specialist Residential Short Breaks Service for Young People aged 11 – 19 with Learning Disabilities, Autism and Complex Behavioural Needs (Referred to as The Vines) This will be provided in a specifically designed 6 bed residential unit that will be leased to the provider from the Local Authority. The provider will need to demonstrate a high level of skill in delivering a service to young people with high levels of complex needs and a robust knowledge of the principles of Positive Behaviour Support (PBS). Whilst maintaining the current service delivery the provider will be required to work with BC to optimise service delivery to ensure cost efficiencies whilst maintaining a high-quality service. The current specialist residential short breaks provision for complex behaviour needs is contracted to an external provider which is due to expire and therefore TUPE may apply. The contract start date is 1st April 2022. The contract term is 24 months with the option to extend for up to 12 months. A budget cap has been set at £1,760,000.00 for the initial contract term (24 months).

Region(s) of supply
Buckinghamshire CC
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
Specialist residential short breaks

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date
01/04/2022
End date
31/03/2024

Contact details

Buyer
Buckinghamshire Council
Contact
Ann Spence
Telephone
01296 382934
Address
8th floor, NCO
Aylesbury
Buckinghamshire
HP20 1YG

Expression of interest window

From 12/10/2021 09:00 to 15/11/2021 12:00