Published date: 30 August 2020

This notice was replaced on 26 November 2020

This notice does not contain the most up-to-date information about this procurement. The most recent notice is:

Awarded contract (published 26 November 2020)

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Contract summary


  • Education and training services - 80000000

Location of contract

East Midlands

Value of contract

£250,000 to £500,000

Procurement reference


Published date

30 August 2020

Closing date

1 October 2020

Closing time


Contract start date

1 December 2020

Contract end date

31 August 2021

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (above threshold)

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

This procedure can be used for procurements above the relevant contract value threshold.

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Derby City Council, working on behalf of the Derby Opportunity Area (OA) and the Department for Education, is inviting tenders for the provision of support for secondary and FE college English and Mathematics teachers and leaders that will improve KS4 results in English and Maths in Derby, especially for disadvantaged students, raise rates of progress and attainment for all pupils, particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds in the 2020/21 Academic Year.

More information

Additional text

Please note suppliers wishing to express interest and obtain the documentation must do so by 11.00pm on 30/09/2020. It is recommended that you express interest and obtain the documentation well before this time to allow sufficient time to prepare and submit a bid.

The deadline for returns is 10.00am on 01/10/2020.

Documents are available at

Please search for TD1624.

Please note: we will only accept expressions of interest through the e-tendering system.

About the buyer

Contact name

Paul Hallsworth


Corporation Street


01332 640768