Tender Opportunities for Social Enterprise / SMEs

Posted in: Tenders

Below are some tender opportunities that may be of interest to social enterprise / third sector organisations to apply for either individually or in partnership with each other or private sector organisations. Where possible we will include opportunities that contain a Community Benefits approach. You may be required to register at the linked to websites to view the full information or to register an interest.

Please note that tenders can be added to the Ready for Business site also by registered users. If you have any tenders that you wish to publicise email info@readyforbusiness.org.

East Ayrshire Works Employability Pipeline Framework

* Please note that if you are interested to bid jointly/partner with another organisation for this opportunity there is an organisation in Glasgow that is keen to hear from you. Please contact Elizabeth at the Glasgow Social Enterprise Network for further information.

The contract is to create a Framework of service providers who will deliver tailored solutions to remove barriers and/or vocational training opportunities for unemployed, inactive individuals who are also disadvantaged participants living in workless, lone parent or low income households, from hard to reach demographic groups and participants with health conditions looking to secure employment, self-employment or further education/training. The contract will be in 2 lots with Service Providers able to bid for one or both lots.
The Contract will be awarded in May 2015 with an immediate start date. The contract will be in place for 3 years and 8 months.
All completed documents must be uploaded onto the Public Contracts Scotland Tender portal by 12 noon on 18 May 2015.
CPV: 72224000.

Deadline Date: 18/05/15

Provision of Asset Based Community & Stakeholders Engagement Services – NHS Grampian

The Health and Social Care Partnership wishes to commission a community capacity programme that focuses on improving health and wellbeing. The programme will inform and shape future direction of the Health & Social Care integration in Aberdeenshire.
We therefore invite suitable experienced companies who have experience in this area of work and of similar sized contracts to tender for this opportunity.

Deadline Date: 09/06/15

Material Recycling Facility Offtakes – Glasgow City Council

The council invites tender bids for the collection/treatment of Material Recycling Facility Offtakes from Glasgow City Council’s Blochairn Recycling Facility.
The Contractor will be required to:
Collect Material Recycling Facility Offtakes from the Council’s Blochairn Recycling Facility
Recover/treat Material Recycling Facility Offtakes for recycling/re-use
Glasgow City Council Material recycling facility Offtakes materials will be recycled / re-used by the Contractor or a nominated sub-contractor.
CPV: 90500000.

Deadline Date: 10/06/15

Composting of Organic Green Waste – East Ayrshire Council

The service will comprise of the collection from central locations within East Ayrshire, transportation, storage (if required), treatment and diversion of all organic green waste arising, previously collected by the Council.
CPV: 90500000, 77120000.

Deadline Date: 01/06/15

Development of a Digital Strategy – Dumfries & Galloway Housing Partnership Ltd.

The contract comprises consultancy services to develop a digital strategy for a large registered social landlord.
Our vision includes the creation of digital relationships with tenants, other customers and contractors, and utilising technology to provide a modern, effective and efficient business model.

Deadline Date: 01/06/15