Public Sector Network Tender Alert

 

14244-2013: UK-Newton Abbot: Placement services of personnel

The Service involves providing agency temporary staff plus any associated personal protective equipment (PPE), as required, to the 6 local councils, 1 unitary council and 1 national park authority: Dartmoor National Park, Mid Devon District Council, North Devon District Council, South Hams District Council, Teignbridge District Council, Torbay Council (unitary), Torridge District Council and West Devon Borough Council. The Authority has broken this requirement down to 3 categories of temporary staff: office, operations and specialist. It is important to note that it is possible that the specialist category may be broken down further to reflect the nature of the roles required, including but not limited to such disciplines as finance, legal, environmental health, finance and social work.
The Authority shall determine a shortlist from those Applicants that pass through all of the Qualification requirements as laid out at section 5.2.1 Qualification of Volume 1 Instructions and Information to the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire. The Authority will not limit the shortlist to a particular number of Applicants due to the need to ensure choice for those Contracting Authorities that require it.
The Authority expects to appoint as many Contractors as are deemed necessary to facilitate the Contract: all geographical areas and categories. The number/s of successful Contractors shall be determined by the outcome of the Authority's evaluation of the Tenders received and the requirements of the Contracting Authorities to be involved with the Contract. The Contracting Authorities reserve the right to award master vendor arrangement/s or to contract directly with individual service providers.

Ref: T001DD,

Contact:

Teignbridge District Council
Procurement, Forde House, Brunel Road
Contact point(s): Mrs Carly Wedderburn
For the attention of: Mrs Carly Wedderburn
TQ12 4XX Newton Abbot
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1626215122
E-mail: carly.wedderburn@teignbridge.gov.uk
Internet address(es):
General address of the contracting authority: www.teignbridge.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: www.supplyingthesouthwest.gov.uk
Further information can be obtained from: Supplying the South West
Further information can be obtained by asking additional question's under the Discussions function within the Supplying the South West e-Tendering portal. Requests for further information directed at any individual Member or Officer of Teignbridge District Council or any other participating contracting entity shall not be granted.
Internet address: www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Supplying the South West
The Pre-Qualification Questionnaire, Specification and Tender documentation can be obtained by accessing the Authority's e-Tendering system, Supplying the South West. Applicants are expected to express their interest in this procurement electronically via the system. Requests for the procurement documentation or expressions of interest directed at any individual Member or Officer of Teignbridge District Council or any other participating contracting entity and not via the e-Tendering system shall not be granted.
Internet address: www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Suppyling the South West
Requests to Participate and Tender documentation can be obtained by accessing the Authority's e-Tendering system, Supplying the South West. Applicants are expected to express their interest in this procurement electronically via the system. Requests to Participate, Tender documentation or expressions of interest directed at any individual Member or Officer of Teignbridge District Council or any other participating contracting entity and not via the e-Tendering system shall not be granted.
Internet address: www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk

Contract value: It is intended that any resultant Contract shall commence as soon after receipt of formal letter of award as may be agreed. Contract period to be up to a period of 3 years with an option to extend up to a period of 1 further year.The contract value shall be in the region of 1 000 000 to GBP 1 500 000(excluding VAT). This is based on previous levels of spend but the figure is provided as an estimate. The contracting entities offer no guarantee of this level of spend over the life of the contract as a result of the fact that budgets are subject to annual review and possible reduction.The anticipated start date of the contract shall be 1.6.2013.Estimated value excluding VAT: Range: between 10 000 000 and 15 000 000 GBP

Published: 16 Jan 2013, Receipt by: 15 Feb 2013