Published date: 1 July 2022

Last edited date: 20 July 2022

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing: 19 August 2022, 5pm

Contract summary


  • Health services - 85100000

Location of contract


Value of contract

£35,000 to £45,000

Procurement reference


Published date

1 July 2022

Closing date

19 August 2022

Closing time


Contract start date

1 October 2022

Contract end date

30 January 2023

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (below threshold)

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

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

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Twining Enterprise is seeking an evaluation specialist for our IPS Works mental and employability programme which we deliver in partnership with EACH Counselling and Support as part of the Building Better Opportunities Programme (BBO). This is part funded by ESF and The Community Fund. The programme started in March 2017 and will end June 2023.

We are seeking an experienced evaluation specialist to assess the longitudinal impacts for participants of programme and to harvest learning of what programme developments would support best meet the future needs of participants given the emerging socio-economic context. Participants include significant numbers of women and women from minority backgrounds.

Full details of the background and requirements are detailed in the attachment to this opportunity. We have set aside up to £45,000 in VAT for the evaluation.

Submission Requirements

- Submitted proposal on how you can meet the requirements outlined in the attached brief (max 4 pages A4).
- Financial submission - provider to complete a cost submission proposal which must fall within the available pricing envelop detailed under section 7 of the brief, "Pricing Envelope".
- Two references from previous clients you have delivered evaluative work for.

Completed submissions must be emailed to by 5pm on 19th August 2022.

More information



About the buyer

Contact name

Oliver Jacobs


Office 20,Access House, Manor Road