Published date: 05 December 2018

Last edited date: 05 December 2018



Closing date: 19 December 2018

Contract summary

Industry

  • Research and development services and related consultancy services - 73000000

Location of contract

Any region

Value of contract

--

Published date

05 December 2018

Closing date

19 December 2018

Contract start date

01 February 2019

Contract end date

31 July 2019

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

Yes


Description

Expressions of interest are sought to conduct qualitative research with employers, providers, employer and FE sector bodies and apprentices to improve understanding of the causes and effects of changes to the number of apprenticeship starts at Level 2. The Department is particularly interested to explore how changes at Level 2 interplays with starts at Level 3; identify and explore whether anything can be learnt from exceptions to the overall trend i.e. instances where employers are increasing Level 2 starts; and, identify potential policy responses.
DEADLINE FOR TENDER IS: 12noon Tuesday 18th Dec 2018


About the buyer

Contact name

Earl Kehoe

Address

St pauls Place
Sheffield
S1 2FJ
England

Email

earl.kehoe@education.gov.uk


Other information

Attachments

Expression of Interest Form (EOI)

EOI for Level 2 Apprenticeships Research To Go Live Wednesday 5th December 2018.docx

EOI form

EOI form 2018.doc

EOI - A qualitative investigation of Level 2 and 3 Apprenticeships

A qualitative investigation of Level 2 and 3 Apprenticeships.docx

EOI Return form

EOI form 2018.doc


How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.


Closing date: 19 December 2018