Published date: 22 April 2021

Last edited date: 22 April 2021

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: 13 May 2021, 1pm

Contract summary


  • Education and training services - 80000000

Location of contract


Value of contract

£0 to £32,000

Procurement reference


Published date

22 April 2021

Closing date

13 May 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

1 July 2021

Contract end date

30 June 2023

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

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

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NHS Health Education England (HEE - the Commissioner) are commencing a tender for the provision of an Expertise to Support the Development and Implementation of a Workforce Development Strategy for Pharmacy. Health Education England aims to procure a provider to support the development and implementation of a workforce development strategy for pharmacy in genomics and steer a new Pharmacy Workforce Group for Genomics. With Genomics becoming more relevant in community services we need to ensure we have the right knowledge, skills and behaviours to deliver the service. The pharmacy workforce is integral to realising the benefits of personalised medicine and medicines optimisation driven by genomic and diagnostic characterisation. This is an exciting opportunity to support Health Education England as the contract period will be for a duration of two years. The maximum financial envelope for the contract over the 2 year period is £32,000.00 The deadline for submission of completed ITQ submissions is 13th May 2021 at 12:00pm (midday). Late submissions will not be accepted therefore, please submit in good time prior to the deadline date and time. All communications should be made via the messaging function on the e-Tendering portal during the tender exercise. The Contracting Authority requests that all communications are channelled through the e-portal system and not with the Contracting Authority itself other than as expressly permitted within this ITQ. Should Bidders have any queries, or are having problems using the portal, they should contact the ProContract dedicated Supplier Helpdesk at:

About the buyer

Contact name

Sarah Ambrose


1st Floor, Blenheim House
Duncombe Street
United Kingdom


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