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Title: Support Service to one individual with Complex Needs and Challenging Behaviour
Published by: North Ayrshire Council
Publication Date: 03/08/2017
Deadline Date:
Deadline Time:
Notice Type: 21 Social and other Specific Services - PIN
Has Documents: No
Abstract: Expressions of interest are sought from Care Providers to work in collaboration with Health and Social Care to deliver a 24 hour support service to one individual with complex needs and challenging behaviour.
CPV: 85000000, 85000000.

Social and other specific services – public contracts

Prior information notice

Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1) Name and addresses

North Ayrshire Council

Cunninghame House, Friars Croft

Irvine

KA12 8EE

UK

E-mail: nmcnaught@north-ayrshire.gcsx.gov.uk

NUTS: UKM93

Internet address(es)

Main address: http://www.north-ayrshire.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00337

I.3) Communication

Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address


I.4) Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5) Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title

Support Service to one individual with Complex Needs and Challenging Behaviour

II.1.2) Main CPV code

85000000

 

II.1.3) Type of contract

Services

II.1.4) Short description

Expressions of interest are sought from Care Providers to work in collaboration with Health and Social Care to deliver a 24 hour support service to one individual with complex needs and challenging behaviour.

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

85000000

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

UKM93


Main site or place of performance:

North Ayrshire.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

The individual being supported will require 24 hour care including wakened night and sleepovers within a rural area. The individual will require access to education and their days need to be structured.

The individual will require approximately 14 staff overall to allow for days off/absence etc.

Staff require to have an understanding of:

Attachment theory;

Learning difficulties;

Autism;

Trauma.

The individual is currently subject to a Compulsory Supervision Order with a condition of residence within secure care.

The individual has had several placements throughout the years.

II.2.14) Additional information

The Provider may be required to assist the Council in identifying suitable accommodation for the individual.

II.3) Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

30/10/2017

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3) Additional information

The Council requires to engage with the market to determine availability of a Provider who can meet the needs and outcomes of the individual.

In the first instance, interested Providers are required to record their interest in the PIN and email nmcnaught@north-ayrshire.gcsx.gov.uk for a copy of the individual's pen picture no later than 17th August 2017 at 12:00 noon.

Based on the individual's pen picture, Providers must submit an outline proposal of how they could meet and deliver a service to the individual to nmcnaught@north-ayrshire.gcsx.gov.uk no later than 1st September 2017 at 12:00 noon detailing:

Relevant experience of delivering a similar service to individual(s) with complex needs and challenging behaviour;

How will appropriate staffing levels be utilised;

How you will meet the needs and outcomes of the individual;

Whether or not you may have suitable accommodation for the individual to reside;

Any other relevant information to support your proposal.

The Provider will be required to be suitably registered with the Care Inspectorate to deliver the service.

Please note that this Future Contracting Opportunity is intended for market place research purposes only at this stage and does not imply or guarantee any contract or services being commissioned by the Council.

The Council may, at it's discretion, invite Providers to a meeting to discuss their outline proposal and to determine if the individual's needs and outcomes can be met.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=506641.

(SC Ref:506641)

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice

01/08/2017


Information added to the notice since publication.

Additional information added to the notice since it's publication.
No further information has been uploaded.
Main Contact: nmcnaught@north-ayrshire.gcsx.gov.uk
Admin Contact: N/a
Technical Contact: N/a
Other Contact: N/a

Commodity Categories

Commodity Categories
IDTitleParent Category
321000Adults and Older Peoples ServicesSocial Community Care Supplies and Services 
321100Childrens ServicesSocial Community Care Supplies and Services 
329999other Social Community Care Supplies and ServicesSocial Community Care Supplies and Services 

Delivery Locations

Delivery Locations
IDDescription
150Glasgow & Strathclyde

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