City College Coventry - Cleaning Services
THE LITMUS PARTNERSHIP LTD | Published September 22, 2015 - Deadline October 16, 2015
The strength of City College Coventry comes from their close ties with industry and local employers who contribute to the design of their courses to ensure that they stay current and relevant for their needs. Our contacts also provide valuable work experience opportunities, expert mentoring and guest speakers, all of which will enhance students’ chances of securing their dream job.
The tender project is seeking to appoint a Contractor whose initiative and innovation will be welcomed for the provision of cleaning services within the facilities for City College Coventry. The high quality service levels proposed, should maintain excellent standards throughout, resulting in a pleasant environment for both the students and staff.
The basis and rationale that the Client requires the successful contractor to operate to at all times, is being able to provide a College that is fit for purpose and that the Contractor is proactive in the management of the contract, thus ensuring that all specifications are achieved and that the frequency of cleans is as detailed within the Tender Specification.
The contract being tendered is for three years in duration from 1 April 2016 until 31 March 2019 and will be fixed price in nature, with the Contractor invoicing the Client for one-twelfth of the annual cost on a monthly basis.
It should be noted that the successful contractor will be expected to bring to the contract: innovation; new equipment; and cleaning methods, with BICSc standards being achieved, as a minimum, thus ensuring that the highest levels of cleanliness are maintained in all areas at all times and also ensuring that the productivity of the cleaning operatives is enhanced moving forward into the new contract term.
There are no plans for any changes or additional buildings within the College over the next 3 years.
At present 9 cleaning operatives are employed to work between 22:00 - 06:00 hours, Monday to Friday. Additionally, there are 2 operatives present in the College during the day: 1 x 08:00 – 17:00 hours and 1 x 14:00 – 18:00 hours.
The value of the current contract is £221,483 and incorporates window cleaning 1 x per annum and periodic cleaning.