Third Sector Engagement Contract

Third Sector Engagement Contract

Provision of services to the community. Community action programme.
Contract Ref
DMBC/12 26182
Title
3rd Sector Engagement
Description
Provision of services to the community. Community action programme. Services furnished by business, professional and specialist organisations. Doncaster Council (“the Council”) has a role in helping to build the capacity and infrastructure of voluntary organisations. One way it does this is through funding the provision of second tier support services to voluntary sector and not-for-profit organisations other than through front-line services. The Council is therefore are seeking to appoint up to a Service Provider to provide voluntary sector infrastructure and capacity building services, through the provision of a professional engagement service which provides strategic leadership, representation, voice and advice for the voluntary and community sector to enable it to become more sustainable, effective and strategically engaged with the local priorities of the Council and its partners, and to develop the skills base and sustainability of the voluntary and community sector, and small businesses with a social purpose, as well as build trust and confidence in their capacity to deliver services and make a positive contribution to the borough. The contract will be for a period of 30 months years with the option to extend for a further 12 month period It should be noted that TUPE may apply to this contract
Extension Terms
12
Response Required By
Thu 28 June 2012 at 12:00
Nature of Contract
Framework
Contract Start Date
Mon 01 October 2012
Contract End Date
Contract Duration (months)
30

For further information please contact:

Contact
Shaun Ferron (Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council)
Phone
01302 862405
Address
Colonnades House Duke Street Doncaster