learndirect is a current provider of employability and skills programmes in Scotland, funded by DWP and Skills Development Scotland including Modern Apprenticeships and Employability Fund. We are now seeking partners to support the aims and elivery of Fair Start Scotland, commissioned by the Scottish Government as part of its devolved employability support programme.
Fair Start Scotland starts in April 2018 providing Pre-Employment, In Work and specialist support to claimants with health conditions, disabilities, and multiple barriers to work and those at risk of becoming long-term unemployed to enable them find and retain work.
learndirect is inviting Expressions of Interest from organisations with experience of delivering employability support programmes in Scotland, working with the target client groups. We are bidding for 4 of the 8 CPAs in Scotland:
- CPA1 Glasgow
- CPA2 Lanarkshire
- CPA4 Forth Valley
- CPA5 East
learndirect is keen to ensure that we make this procurement process as accessible as possible. Therefore, although we are primarily using our e-procurement platform (Bravo) for the issue and receipt of ITT Questionnaires, we will also accept completed ITT Questionnaires that are returned by the deadline to the following email address: [email protected].
Details of these opportunities can be found by going to www.learndirect.bravosolution.co.uk and accessing ‘ITTs Open to All Suppliers’. The opportunities can be accessed via:
The deadline for submission for these opportunities is Monday 3rd April 2017. If you have any queries about the ITT please contact us at [email protected].