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Notice Summary

United Kingdom-Edinburgh: Return to Practice (RtP) Programme
415623-2019
NHS Education for Scotland
04 September 2019
03 October 2019
Contract Notice - Open Procedure
No

Notice Abstract

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) invites proposals from education providers to develop and deliver an education programme that prepares nurses and midwives to return to practice.This would require the development of a new education programme that will be flexible to accommodate mixed cohorts of returning nurses and midwives with a range of learning needs and prior experience as registered professionals, ensures consistency of provision across Scotland and meets the requirements of the NMC.

Notice Details

Contract notice

Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting Change entity

I.1) Name and addresses

NHS Education for Scotland

2nd floor, Westport, 102 Westport

Edinburgh

EH3 9DN

UK

Contact person: Declan Walkden

Telephone: +44 1316563200

E-mail: Declan.Walkden@nes.scot.nhs.uk

Fax: +44 1316563201

NUTS: UKM75

Internet address(es)

Main address: http://www.nes.scot.nhs.uk

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA13002

I.3) Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge at:

www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk


Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address


Tenders or requests to participate must be sent electronically to:

www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk


I.4) Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5) Main activity

Health

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title

Development and Delivery of Return to Practice (RtP) Programme

Reference number: C001749

II.1.2) Main CPV code

80000000

 

II.1.3) Type of contract

Services

II.1.4) Short description

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) invites proposals from education providers to develop and deliver an education programme that prepares nurses and midwives to return to practice.

This would require the development of a new education programme that will be flexible to accommodate mixed cohorts of returning nurses and midwives with a range of learning needs and prior experience as registered professionals, ensures consistency of provision across Scotland and meets the requirements of the NMC.

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: Yes

Tenders may be submitted for all lots

II.2) Description

Lot No: 1

II.2.1) Title

C001749 North

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

80000000

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

UKM

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) invites proposals from education providers to develop and deliver an education programme that prepares nurses and midwives to return to practice.

This would require the development of a new education programme that will be flexible to accommodate mixed cohorts of returning nurses and midwives with a range of learning needs and prior experience as registered professionals, ensures consistency of provision across Scotland and meets the requirements of the NMC.

II.2.5) Award criteria

Criteria below:

Quality criterion: Technical / Weighting: 80

Price / Weighting:  20

II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 12

This contract is subject to renewal: Yes

Description of renewals:

NES Reserves the right to extend this contract by 4 x 12 month extensions dependent on demand and budget availability.

II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

II.2.10) Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: No

II.2.11) Information about options

Options: No

II.2.13) Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No

Lot No: 2

II.2.1) Title

C001749 East

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

80000000

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

UKM

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) invites proposals from education providers to develop and deliver an education programme that prepares nurses and midwives to return to practice.

This would require the development of a new education programme that will be flexible to accommodate mixed cohorts of returning nurses and midwives with a range of learning needs and prior experience as registered professionals, ensures consistency of provision across Scotland and meets the requirements of the NMC.

II.2.5) Award criteria

Criteria below:

Quality criterion: Technical / Weighting: 80

Price / Weighting:  20

II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 12

This contract is subject to renewal: Yes

Description of renewals:

NES Reserves the right to extend this contract by 4 x 12 month extensions dependent on demand and budget availability.

II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

II.2.10) Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: No

II.2.11) Information about options

Options: No

II.2.13) Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No

Lot No: 3

II.2.1) Title

C001749 West

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

80000000

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

UKM

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) invites proposals from education providers to develop and deliver an education programme that prepares nurses and midwives to return to practice.

This would require the development of a new education programme that will be flexible to accommodate mixed cohorts of returning nurses and midwives with a range of learning needs and prior experience as registered professionals, ensures consistency of provision across Scotland and meets the requirements of the NMC.

II.2.5) Award criteria

Criteria below:

Quality criterion: Technical / Weighting: 80

Price / Weighting:  20

II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 12

This contract is subject to renewal: Yes

Description of renewals:

NES Reserves the right to extend this contract by 4 x 12 month extensions dependent on demand and budget availability.

II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

II.2.10) Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: No

II.2.11) Information about options

Options: No

II.2.13) Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1) Conditions for participation

III.1.2) Economic and financial standing

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents


III.1.3) Technical and professional ability

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents


III.2) Conditions related to the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.1) Type of procedure

Open procedure

IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes

IV.2) Administrative information

IV.2.1) Previous publication concerning this procedure

Notice number in the OJ S:

2019/S 137-337482

IV.2.2) Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 03/10/2019

Local time: 13:00

IV.2.4) Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted

EN

IV.2.7) Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 03/10/2019

Local time: 13:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1) Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: No

VI.3) Additional information

The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The project code is 14406

For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2343

(SC Ref:596423)

VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body

NHS Education for Scotland

2nd floor, Westport, 102 Westport

Edinburgh

EH3 9DN

UK

Telephone: +44 1316563200

Fax: +44 1316563201

Internet address(es)

URL: http://www.nes.scot.nhs.uk

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice

03/09/2019