Decision details

Procurement Strategy - Strategic Delivery Partner for Children, Young People and Education Directorate

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children and Young People

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The report for decision sets out the purpose and need for the procurement of a two-phase contract for a strategic deliver partner to support the Children, Young People and Education Directorate (CYPE) to deliver the service transformation and savings required over 2024 – 2026.


The programme of work to be delivered will amplify and accelerate the pace of delivery across the existing CYPE transformation programme, identifying new opportunities to sustain service quality and reduce costs.





To approve the procurement strategy detailed in the report which will lead to the direct award of a contract (called off from the NEPRO single supplier Framework) to Bloom Procurement Services Ltd to a maximum value of £1,000,000 to deliver the services of a Strategic Delivery Partner for CYPE over a period of up to two years

Publication date: 12/03/2024

Date of decision: 21/03/2024

Effective from: 30/03/2024

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