Published date: 7 September 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: 23 September 2022, 12pm

Contract summary


  • Education and training services - 80000000

Location of contract


Value of contract

£0 to £142,000

Procurement reference

IT-55-1227-1838 ITTO EW

Published date

7 September 2022

Closing date

23 September 2022

Closing time


Contract start date

1 November 2022

Contract end date

31 October 2025

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.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Provision and delivery of Level 2 English and Maths Functional Skills for Apprenticeships. Online learning only.

Requirement for a Subcontractor that can deliver learning and support learners to achieve the Level 2 English and/or Maths Functional Skills qualifications.

Mandatory Requirements include but not limited to:
- Adherence to ESFA funding rules
- UKRLP registered providers only
- Ofsted grade 'Good' or above if had full inspection
- Adherence to safeguarding policies as within tender documentation
- Delivery of contract required from 01 November 2022

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More information


Additional text

To apply for this tender opportunity please register interest at the below website. Documents can then be downloaded.

Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No

About the buyer

Contact name

Elizabeth Wheable


Lenton Lane
United Kingdom