Suicide Awareness and Prevention Training Derbyshire

Suicide Awareness and Prevention Training Derbyshire

Derbyshire County Council is looking to procure a programme of suicide awareness and prevention training within Derbyshire.

Contract summary

Industry

  • Health and social work services – 85000000

Location of contract

East Midlands

Value of contract

£70k

Published date

14 May 2018

Closing date

01 June 2018

Contract start date

01 September 2018

Contract end date

31 August 2020

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

Yes

 

Description

Derbyshire County Council is looking to procure a programme of suicide awareness and prevention training within Derbyshire (excluding Derby City). Such training is supported by national policy documents including ‘Preventing Suicide in England – A cross-government outcomes strategy’, ‘Public mental health leadership and workforce development framework’, ‘Mental Health Core Skills Education and Training Framework’ and ‘Local suicide prevention planning: A practice resource. The training will provide a practical means to help to make suicide prevention everyone’s business through adopting a place based approach to upskilling individuals, communities and organisations across Derbyshire. The training will be aimed at a broad range of statutory, community and voluntary sector organisations and target groups who may come into contact with vulnerable individuals. The courses places will be free to all delegates.

The initial contract period is for 2 years commencing on 1st September 2018 with the option to extend for a further two 12 month periods.

 

About the buyer

Contact name

Jayne Smith

Address

Derbyshire County Council
Procurement & Systems, County Hall
Matlock
DE4 3AG
England

Telephone

+44 1629536201

Email

jayne.smith@derbyshire.gov.uk

 

How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.