Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Approve the running of a competitive tender
and subsequent award of a block contract for 30 placements in an
independent special school in the Bristol area (BS1 – BS16),
for the next 5 years. These placements will be for children who
present with a range of complex additional learning needs
1. Authorised the Executive Director People, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Children's Services, Education and Equalities, to procure and award the contract necessary for the implementation of the Independent and Non-Maintained Special School Placements block contract (including any individual contracts above £500k) at a cost of up to £10.5m as set out in this report.
2. Authorised Executive Director People to invoke any subsequent extensions/variations specifically defined in the contract(s) being awarded, up to the maximum budget envelope outlined in this report.
Report author: Gail Rogers
Publication date: 06/12/2022
Date of decision: 06/12/2022
Decided at meeting: 06/12/2022 - Cabinet
Effective from: 14/12/2022