Short Breaks Service for Adults with Disabilities-Calderdale Council
Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council is inviting expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced organisations to provide a nursing and residential respite service comprising planned short breaks and crisis support to adults with physical and learning disabilities.
The Provider will deliver a flexible and person-centred Service to meet the needs of a diverse client group, ensuring their rights to independence, choice and dignity are promoted and maintained.
The Provider will be expected to have a suitably adapted premise within the boundaries of Calderdale by the commencement date of the contract which is anticipated to be 1st August 2012. The Provider will be required to register as a residential and nursing care home with the Care Quality Commission.
It is anticipated that there will be an existing staff workforce in place therefore TUPE may apply; such information shall be contained in the tender documents at a later stage. The contract term will be three years with an option for the council to extend the contract for a further period of up to two years (full contract term).
The Pre-Qualification Questionnaire (PQQ) document will be uploaded onto SCMS Alito website: https://scms.alito.co.uk on 24th January 2012. We will also be holding a Bidders Day Event on the 24th January 2012 for interested providers. Further details will be published on SCMS prior to the event.
The deadline for expressions of interest and completion of PQQs via SCMS Alito website is 12.00 noon on Thursday 9 February 2012. Any PQQs received after this time will not be considered.
Extension terms 24 months
Contract start date Wed 01 August 2012
Contract duration (months) 36
Nature of contract One off Contract
Deadline Thu 09 February 2012 at 12:00
Contact for information
Address 1 Park Road, Halifax, HX1 2TU
Phone 01422 393960
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