Workforce and School Sport Club Development Evaluation

Workforce and School Sport Club Development Evaluation

Contract value:£50,000 – £70,000. The Youth Sport Trust has been awarded funding to increase the participation, transition and retention of young people in sport through developing a school sport workforce and increasing school sport provision. We are looking for an independent research partner to rigorously evaluate the success of this work.

Reference number: YST13-1

Deadline date:18/06/2013

This deadline is for… Close of tender – submitting a completed proposal

Contract value:£50,000 – £70,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: England

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Youth Sport Trust

 

Description of the contract

The Youth Sport Trust has been awarded funding to increase the participation, transition and retention of young people in sport through developing a school sport workforce and increasing school sport provision. We are looking for an independent research partner to rigorously evaluate the success of this work, with the objectives being to provide a process evaluation which focuses on how the project was delivered, an impact evaluation that looks at the difference the project made, and a synthesis of these to draw any general conclusions and to make recommendations for future investment and practice.

 

Classification of the contract

73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 28/06/2013 – 25/07/2014

 

Who to contact

Contact name Donna Maddox (to be sent full proposals); Ellen Falkner (point of contact for questions). See brief.

Organisation name Youth Sport Trust

Address SportPark, Loughborough University, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

Telephone 01509 226600

Extension number:

Fax

Web address www.youthsporttrust.org

 

How to apply

Full and detailed methodology for the evaluation along with evidence to demonstrate competency to complete the evaluation should be submitted to donna.maddox@youthsporttrust.org by Tuesday 18th June 2013. Submitted proposals will then be shortlisted and those who have been successful will be notified by Monday 24th June 2013 and asked to attend a presentation day on Friday 28th June 2014.