Published date: 20 November 2018

This notice was replaced on 6 February 2019

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Awarded contract (published 6 February 2019)

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Contract summary


  • Education and training services - 80000000

Location of contract

East of England

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

20 November 2018

Closing date

14 December 2018

Contract start date

28 January 2019

Contract end date

29 May 2020

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open (non-OJEU)

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

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

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Norfolk County Council wishes to contract with a provider to deliver Parent Speech, Language and Communication classes. Norwich has been identified as an Opportunity Area by the Department for Education to address this problem. This activity is part of the delivery plan. This contract is to deliver the group speech and language session element of the project: we are looking for programmes that are based on good evidence, to be delivered from each hub in the four target wards.
To support this project we are recruiting four Community Communication Champions who will each work with a target ward: University, Wensum, Mile Cross and Catton Grove. To apply please download and complete the documents attached. Further information is available in the documents. Please note the closing date and time 14th December 10am.

More information


About the buyer

Contact name

Annie Southgate


Martineau Lane