The aim of the Darlington’s Behaviour and Attendance Partnership is to develop a framework for the Alternative Education Provision for young people in Darlington.
The Framework Agreement for Alternative Provision will form part of the delivery of education to young people in Darlington and will particularly support vulnerable young people.
The framework will comprise of 3 Lots of provision:
Lot 1: Full-time alternative education for Key stage 4 (with Ofsted registered providers)
Lot 2:Part-time alternative education placements offering a range of options
Lot 3: Assessment and planning placements for Key stage 3 and Key stage 4
The Framework will not cover provision currently provided by the Local Authority except for the Phoenix Centre and also will not include the following:
Residential provision (out of the authority)
Post compulsory educational provision for 16-19 year olds
Current contracts with providers for individual children up to their expiry date.
Durham County Council, Children and Adults services, is seeking a suitably experienced and competent organisation to provide a residential and education package 24/7. The provider of this placement must be registered appropriately with the Care Quality Commission / Ofsted. More information can be found by registering your interest and accessing the further detail.
DurhamWorks are looking for specialist providers who can deliver tailored bespoke support to 16-24 year olds living in County Durham who are Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET).
We are looking to work with a range of providers who have strong employer links who can develop and deliver a range of sector based routeways linked to real opportunities such as:
— Work Experience,
We are looking to create pathways into employment which are accessible for young people on DurhamWorks and have scope to provide ongoing training and development to support sustained progression.
The Council may award to a single provider per Geographic Area or to multiple providers within the Geographic Area. Bidders must note that the Council reserves the right not to award. Full details are provided in the tender documents.
Darlington Borough Council is seeking expressions of interest from support providers to meet a package of residential care, support and education for a young person (male) aged 14 years. The young person will be released from a YOI on 13th January 2014 .
Disagreement Resolution Service for SEN
Independent Mediation Service for Education, Health and Care Assessments and Reviews
Darlington Borough Council is looking for Expressions of Interest in relation to the Provision of a Bespoke Package of Residential Care, Support and Education.
We are requesting interested parties to contact the officers below to discuss the opportunity in further details.
Laura Bissell - Social Worker on 01325 346307 or email and leave a message firstname.lastname@example.org
Sandra Kirkland - Team Manager on 01325 346498 or email and leave a message email@example.com
A specification is attached to the opportunity.
Durham County Soft Market Testing Exercise regarding Early Education:
Provision of free entitlement places for 2 year old children in identified areas within County Durham.
Please access and download the document for further information.
Residential Care, Support and Education for a Young Person
Darlington Borough Council are looking for a solo, bespoke package of residential care for a 14 year old young man. Please see attached specification for more detail about the service required.
If you would like more information please do not hesitate to contact either Sandra Kirkland on firstname.lastname@example.org tel: 01325 346498 or Diane Bailey on email@example.com tel: 01325 346307. Please complete the attached Expression of Interest form and submit by Friday 25th October 2013 if you have availability.
The closing date for expressions of interest is 12.00 on Friday 25th October 2013.
Invitation to Tender for Home to School transportation for Mainstream and Special Education Needs (SENS) 2016
This contract (“the Contract”) is for the provision for home to school transportation to take passengers to Mainstream Schools and Special Education Needs schools and any other destinations which may fall under the requirements.
The primary objective is for the provision for various home to school transport, this includes various sized vehicles from taxis ranging through to mini and full sized buses.
The start of the required Contracts are from September 2016, expiring at different dates, further information can be found at ITT Document 2 - within Tender Details Annex 3 and 4.
All communications relating to this procurement should be made through the NEPO Portal or to the email address of firstname.lastname@example.org or RED.Contracts.and.Monitoring@durham.gov.uk if submitting via orange envelope outside of the NEPO Portal system. No officer of the Council, including the Lead Officer, will enter into correspondence through any other means including telephone