A round up of current invitations to tender for the provision of education and training services to the post 16 essential skills sector.
Digital Apprentice Pilot Scheme
Health Education England is looking to tender for the delivery of initiatives to design and deliver a regional 1 year pilot, which will create a recruitment model for getting learners into digital apprentice roles within the health and care sector.
Closing date: 29th July 2020
Provision of Employment and Health Related Services
The Department for Work and Pensions has issued a tender relating to the government’s Plan for Jobs, which aims to support job creation and skills development in response to the situation arising from the Covid-19 pandemic. Services required include job search, careers guidance and education and training.
Closing date: 4th August 2020
Adult English Learning Teaching (ELT) content
The British Council is looking for English Language Teaching (ELT) content to support their delivery of successful English teaching to Adults (age 18+).
Closing date: 5th August 2020
Quality Framework, Functional Skills Provision
On behalf of North West employers and learners, Health Education England are creating a Quality Framework for the provision of Functional Skills training and exams. Those who are successful at getting onto the framework will be included in / added to a digital platform (yet to be designed) that will be developed for use by Health and Social Care organisations, staff and prospective staff / learners to search for and find appropriate Functional Skills and Exam provision which is suitable to their needs.
Closing date: 7th August 2020
Digital and Technical Skills Training
The Department for Education is tendering for groups of employers, providers and local authorities to deliver a new training model for sectors where there is a skill shortage. This programme of work is part of the national retraining scheme. There are three contracts available, focusing on the digital sector initially; one in each local enterprise partnership area of Leeds City Region, Heart of the South West and Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.
Closing date: 31st August 2020
Provision of Work Focused Activities
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is looking to establish a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) to procure Work Focused Activities in the Jobcentre Plus Districts in England, Scotland and Wales.
Closing date: 31st October 2020
Adult and Community Learning Services
Suffolk Adult and Community Learning Services are inviting applicants to join a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for the provision of Adult and Community Learning Services.
Closing date: 26 March 2022
Training Provision (AEB)
Stephenson College wishes to establish a Dynamic Purchasing System with suitable training providers to deliver qualifications and/or programmes eligible for funding under the college adult education budget funding contracts, on its behalf.
Closing date: 31st August 2022
Information from the Ministry of Justice for new suppliers wishign to apply to join the Prison Education Dynamic Purchasing System.
Closing date: 31st March 2023
Post-16 skills and training provision
Cheshire West & Chester Council (CW&C) are looking for the opportunity to develop new relationships with post-16 skills and training providers.
Closing date: 30 July 2024