Wolverhampton issues invitation to tender

City of Wolverhampton Council is issuing an Invitation to Tender (ITT) for a Supported Employment service. The initial contract term is for 3 years with the option for up to a 2 year extension.

The Council is committed to supporting disabled and vulnerable (young) people to fulfil their potential and to contribute to society through employment. The core element of the Service will provide personalised and enabling support to assist working age individuals to find and maintain meaningful, paid employment to the following groups:

i. Adults with eligible care and support needs - learning difficulties, physical disabilities and/or autism.

ii. Adults (aged up to 65 years) with eligible care and support needs - significant learning difficulties (those furthest away from the job market) who fulfil the requirements of the Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework for Employment (ASCOF)

The preventative/early help element of the Service will provide personalised and enabling support to assist (younger) adults aged 16 years onwards with a learning difficulty, physical disability, mental health or additional social/emotional vulnerabilities who have minimal or no eligible care and support needs to find and maintain meaningful, paid employment.

The tender specification is attached below but note that, as with all trenders, specifications may be subject to change. Please refer to the tender website for the latest information - https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert/Index?advertId=a6e797fb-2a9d-eb11-810c-005056b64545.

The closing date for receipt of tenders is noon on 17 May.

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