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Competitive Contract Notice


1. Title: UK-TELFORD: ELLEN COURT RESIDENTIAL MENTAL HEALTH
2. Awarding Authority: Official name: TELFORD & WREKIN COUNCIL, Postal Address: 3RD FLOOR A WING, DARBY HOUSE, LAWN CENTRAL , Town: TELFORD, Telephone: 01952 381153, E-mail: caroline.wellsford@telford.gov.uk, Contact Point(s): JOINT COMMISSIONING & CONTRACT TEAM, For the attention of: CAROLINE WELLSFORD, Postal Code: TF3 4LE, Country: UNITED KINGDOM, Fax: 01952 381109, General address of the contracting authority (URL): www.telford.gov.uk,, Address of the Buyer Profile (URL): ,
3. Contract type: Services
4. Description: Telford & Wrekin Council is seeking expressions of interest from potential providers who are interested in delivering residential rehabilitation services for adults with mental health issues. The existing service is well established and has been in operation for 9 years. The service comprises of a seven placement unit in Wellington, Telford, Shropshire. It is intended that the services will continue to operate from their current premises. Additionally the new Provider is required to enter into an under lease with Telford & Wrekin Council, the details of this under lease will be included in the invitation to tender pack. The vision for the service is that the service users will develop and acquire new skills and strategies that will restore their personal autonomy and social integration leading to an independent, rewarding and valued life. The Council is seeking to conclude a new contract (with a possible implementation period from 1st January 2009 to resolve handover / transfer of staff issues) with the service provision to commence from the 1st May 2009. The existing Provider will work alongside the Council, service users, family carers and staff to ensure continuity of service provision. The new Provider will be expected to work alongside the Council, the outgoing Provider and other stakeholders, to ensure a seamless handover. Providers who are interested will be required to submit their tender and will be subject to the Council's assessment and qualification process. The criteria to be used in assessing tenders includes: 1. Experience of providing such a service. 2. Track record of providing high quality cost-effective services. 3. Evidence of robust Quality Assurance arrangements. 4. Evidence of sound financial standing. 5. Provisional outline proposals, detailing how potential providers intend to meet the Service Specification. Social work services.
5. CPV code:
Main Object: 85310000-5.
6. NUTS code: UKG21.
7. Main site or location of works, main place of delivery or main place of performance: Telford and Wrekin.
8. Reference attributed by awarding authority:
9. Estimated Value of Requirement: Category F: 1M to 5M
Currency: GBP
10. Deadline for expression of interest: 14/08/2008
Time: 12:00
11. Address to which they must be sent:
12. Other information: Stage 1 - This contract will be tendered on-line using the Select and Vault e-Tendering Service of BiP Ltd. For suppliers to participate in the electronic tendering exercise, they must firstly register on Delta at www.delta-ets.com.. Telford & Wrekin Council has a supplier list set up on Select and suppliers should join this list. The List Number is 10281-1768. If you experience any problems, then please contact the Delta helpdesk at helpdesk@delta-ets.com or call 0845 2707050 for further assistance. Stage 2 - Expressions of interest must be sent manually via email to caroline.wellsford@telford.gov.uk no later than 14th August 2008 time: 12noon. After this date you will be given instructions on how to access and complete the tender documents through the Vault tenderbox service.
13. Submitted date: 25/07/2008


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