Published date: 9 July 2020

Open opportunity - This means that the contract is currently active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to fulfil the contract.



Closing: 14 August 2020

Contract summary

Industry

  • Other community, social and personal services - 98000000

Location of contract

CV3 1JA

Value of contract

£73,000

Procurement reference

ACCP20006

Published date

9 July 2020

Closing date

14 August 2020

Contract start date

1 October 2020

Contract end date

31 March 2022

Contract type

Not specified

Procedure type

Open procedure (OJEU)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

OJEU (Official Journal of the European Union) procedures are valued above a certain financial threshold.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

Yes


Description

Building Better Opportunities
Accelerate Project



Invitation to Tender: Mental Wellbeing Services- July 2020

Tender Reference: ACCP20006

The Coventry and Warwickshire Co-operative Development Agency (CDA) is the lead partner of
a local partnership which is delivering the Accelerate project. These contracts have been funded by the European Social Fund and the National Lottery Community Fund and are part of the Building Better Opportunities Programme Accelerate aims to deliver a varied and holistic programme of support for people needing help to tackle barriers to employment across Coventry and Warwickshire.

CDA are looking for an Accelerate project partner who could support the delivery of Mental Wellbeing Services across Coventry and Warwickshire
The project has been delivering advice, guidance, confidence building, skills enhancements, barrier breaking and work experience to over 1500 unemployed or economically inactive people in Coventry and Warwickshire since July 2016, helping participants to overcome barriers and move towards and into employment.

www.accelerate.org.uk

Requirements

The successful bidder will be required to provide Mental Wellbeing services in South Warwickshire and Coventry.

This will include a combination of:
• One to One general support sessions - maximum 12 sessions per participant
• Group activities to identify mental wellbeing concerns. This may include activities to help participants to self-manage low self-esteem or anxiety and stress.

Delivery will be by a variety of methods including face to face, telephone and video link.

A total of £73,000 is available for this contract.

We are looking for an organisation who will be able to begin work no later than 1st October 2020 and will deliver until 31st March 2022

Selection Criteria

Applicants will be assessed using the following criteria

• Successful track record of working on similar contracts
• The extent to which the proposal meets the contract requirements
• Value for money
All tenders will be scored. Delivery to the specification will contribute towards 65% of the score, 25% towards previous experience and 10% towards Value for money.

Response

Tenders should include information about how you would approach the support and your experience delivering similar activity in the past. Please also provide a breakdown of your costs (i.e. number of staff days, materials budget etc.)

Please provide contact details of two suitable referees who can be contacted prior to the award of the tender.


All tenders should quote the tender reference in the subject heading and be provided in writing and emailed to:


Email: m.bygrave@cwcda.co.uk


Deadline

Tenders are invited before 5pm on Friday 14th August 2020. Please feel free to contact us with any queries you have regarding your submission.

Interviews for successful applicants will take place on Friday 28th August 2020 via zoom.

Please refer to CDA website for more details www.cwcda.co.uk


How to apply

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.


About the buyer

Contact name

Mandy Bygrave

Address

30a Binley Road
Coventry
CV31JA
England

Telephone

02476 633911

Email

m.bygrave@cwcda.co.uk


Closing: 14 August 2020