Training Contract – Motivational Interviewing

Training Contract – Motivational Interviewing

Leicester City Council is looking for a Training Provider to deliver the following event: Event Title: Motivational Interviewing.


Training – Motivational Interviewing (PAN0412)
Awarding body Leicester City Council

Est. Start Date: 01/11/2013
Est. End Date: 31/03/2014


Leicester City Council is looking for a Training Provider to deliver the following event:

Event Title: Motivational Interviewing

Target Group: Contracts & Assurance Team

Number of staff to be trained per event: 20

Number and length of events: 2 x 1 one day workshop

Dates if known: tba

Venue if known: tba


Contracts & Assurance Team Vision Statement:

To improve standards, safety, quality and service performance through outcome focussed contract monitoring and assurance systems. Develop positive working relationships with stakeholders and partners to keep people safe, understand future needs and achieve good quality, best value service.

Service areas within contracts & assurance include Care Homes, Commissioning Services Bureau, Direct Payments, Independent Living, Integrated Community Equipment, Choose My Support, Support with Confidence, Domiciliary care and the Voluntary and Community Sector. The latter area cover a diverse range of services from counselling, Carers services, lunch clubs to advocacy support. Catering for all clients` groups-older people, learning disability, mental health, physical and sensory disabilities.

Objectives: By the end of the course participants will have:

? Gained understanding of a model of change and its application to their work

? Gained a basic understanding of motivational interviewing, its principles and techniques.

? Examined their own reactions to working with providers who are ambivalent or resistant to change.

? Identified assumptions and attitudinal barriers when working with providers where the size and status of organisations differ. Also to identify assumptions and attitudinal barriers when working with providers that work with different client groups.

? Discussed the impact of the work on themselves and will have identified at least one action they could take to support their own emotional wellbeing and/or personal development

? Awareness of the challenges faced in maintaining the wellbeing of service users when working with providers where business or quality of care is affected.

? Motivate providers who are compliant or performing well to continuously develop and strive to improve on performance year on year.

Submissions should include:

? A course plan, including content and methods of delivery. We would like to include Role Play as a delivery method. To enable participants to practice using this technique in a safe environment.
? A short profile of the presenter(s) who will be delivering the training, including experience in this field
? Design and delivery costs
? Travel, meals and accommodation costs, where applicable
? Two references
? Insurance certificates (levels as per Training Providers Agreement)


? If the Training Course is accompanied by supporting material, printing will need to be managed by the Provider.
? Any materials should also be provided electronically so that it can be used as a reference point.

Closing Date: 20th September, 2013 (please ensure this appears in the advert)

Interview Date, if required: 15th October, 2013

Contract Length: The contract allows for repeat commissions within a 3 year period with options to extend for +1 + 1 years at the sole discretion of the Council.

Training Providers Agreement: You must ensure you are able to meet the requirements in the attached Training Providers Agreement as the successful supplier will be required to sign it when the contract is agreed.
Please complete the quotation form (link to the document is below) and return to in order to be considered for this work.

Only quotations on the form below will be accepted. However, any supporting documents will be considered.

This should be returned by 16.00hrs on 20th September 2013 at the very latest.

Organisations are asked to regularly check this opportunity on Source Leicestershire for any updates. Any advertised opportunity might be updated or removed at short notice due to unforeseen circumstances.

Applicants should note that due to the technicality of the software package being used to create this advert, this Opportunity will become “invisible” at midnight, 19th September 2013. Applicants are therefore requested to save all documentation relating to this Opportunity locally.

Associated Documents

These documents are for information only. Please follow instructions for registration and receipt of full tender/quotation documentation.


Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Quotation
Option to extend no
Estimated ValueText Description
Category Training & Conferences,
CPV codes
Suitable for SME YES

Document Available Until

20 September 2013

16 days

Submission Return By

20 September 2013

16 days

extend contract options:


Contact Details

Leicester City Council
Lisa Brownbridge – 0116 252 8923 or after 3rd September 0116 454 4033
New Walk Centre,
Welford Place,
Leicester LE1 6ZG

This contract is being managed by Leicester City Council . To request documentation contact