Public Sector Network Tender Alert


Supported Housing services for people with a Learning Disability

Southend on Sea Borough Council Supporting People Team is inviting expressions of interest from established, suitably experienced organisations, to provide specialist Supported Housing and floating support services to Adults with a Learning Disability. These services will be expected to focus on maximising clients’ independence and preparing clients to move into independent living, with or without low-tiered support. The provision of these services will include high quality, fit for purpose accommodation provision alongside specialist support packages. The estimated annual value of this contract is £577k per annum and Southend Borough Council envisages awarding this contract to 1 provider/consortium only. The contract will be for an initial period of 5 years with an option to extend for a further 3 years, at 12 monthly intervals, with a proposed start date of 1st October 2013. The successful organisation must have a comprehensive understanding and proven track record of Learning Disability Supported Housing and floating support within the Supporting People Programme, working with personal and individual budgets, and be registered or able to gain registration to provide regulated activity. Southend Borough Council welcomes submissions from all organisational types, including the Third Sector and Consortia arrangements. If you wish to tender for the above requirement, please contact Suzanne Clark to request the Pre-Qualification documents. Address Corporate Procurement, 2nd Floor, Civic Centre, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 6ER. E-Mail Phone 01702 534026 Fax: 01702 215110 Closing date for PQQ document requests is 12 Noon on 17th January 2013 Completed PQQ documents must be returned by 12 Noon 24th January 2013 SOUTHEND-ON-SEA BOROUGH COUNCIL

Ref: 240113,


Contract value: 4615000.00 - 4616000.00GBP

Published: 15 Nov 2012, Receipt by: 15 Nov 2020