Decision details

Family Wellbeing Centre Support Services Authority to tender

Decision Maker: Strategic Director - Children and Young People

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Authority to tender Family Wellbeing Centre support services

Decision:

That the Strategic Director Children and Young People, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Children’s Safeguarding, Early Help and Social Care:

 

i)             Approves inviting tenders for Crèche services, Family Support Assistants, Volunteer Coordinator / programme and Early Years workers on the basis of the pre-tender considerations.

 

ii)            Approves Officers evaluating the tenders referred to in (i) above on the basis of the evaluation criteria.

Reasons for the decision:

As detailed within the accompanying report.

Alternative options considered:

As detailed within the accompanying report.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None.

Reason Key: Signficant expenditure/savings of £500k or more;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Cabinet/Committee Decision or Scheme of Delegation: Cabinet delagated authority in October 2019 to the Strategic Director Children and Young People, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Children's Safeguarding, Early Help and Social Care.

Parties Consulted: Cabinet Member for Children's Safeguarding, Early Help and Social Care.

Contact: Sue Gates, Head of Early Years and Family Support Email: sue.gates@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 2710, Simon Topping, Operations Manager Email: Simon.Topping@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 3295.

Publication date: 13/04/2021

Date of decision: 13/04/2021

Effective from: 21/04/2021

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