Tender for the Provision of Lifestyle Services in East Sussex
Notice calling for expressions of interest
East Sussex is seeking expressions of interest from organisations interested in being Invited to Tender for the provision of:
- Specialist stop smoking service
- Tier 2 Children and young people’s weight management services
- Tier 2 Adult weight management services
- Health Trainer service
The Council is looking to develop innovative services that provide evidence based and accessible support for our population, to enable change to health related behaviour that address the needs of specific groups to help them lead healthier lifestyles.
The Council will let the contract for an initial period of three years with the option of two subsequent twelve monthly extensions subject to the continued requirement and successful provider performance. The indicative annual contract sums for the services will be in the region of:
Specialist stop smoking service £1,000,000
Tier 2 Children and young people’s weight management services £100,000
Tier 2 Adult weight management services £100,000
Health Trainer service £575,000
Organisations submitting an expression of interest will be sent an Invitation to Tender electronically. Expressions of interest may be submitted at any time up until the tender receipt deadline.
Organisations will be able to submit a tender for one or more of these services. Each service will be tendered as a separate lot within the Invitation to Tender.
Award criteria will be based on a combination of both technical & commercial capability and Best Value. Detailed criteria will be provided within the Invitation to Tender.
Organisations expressing an interest should note that the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006 may apply.
After registering your interest, you will be sent an e-mail within 48 hours (or the next working day should you register your interest at the weekend) containing the Invitation to Tender documentation. If you haven’t received an e-mail containing the documentation in this time, please check your Junk/Spam in case the e-mail has been redirected or, if you still cannot locate the e-mail, please call 01323 463733.
The deadline for the return of Tenders is 22/10/2013