Tender Opportunities for Social Enterprise / SMEs

Posted in: Tenders

Below are some selected future contract and 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.

If you have any tenders that you wish to publicise please email info@readyforbusiness.org

The Great Tapestry of Scotland Visitor Attraction – Scottish Borders Council

Deadline Date: 04/05/2018 at 12:00

Scottish Borders Council (SBC) has recently committed to the delivery of a new high quality and permanent visitor attraction in a strategically important area of Galashiels (Channel Street/High Street, linking the old and new town developments that will provide the permanent home for the Great Tapestry of Scotland (The Tapestry).
The Tapestry is a unique community arts project to stitch the entire story of Scotland from pre-history to modern times. The Tapestry is a linear pictorial history of Scotland depicting key events going back 12,000 years. It is also the world’s longest tapestry at 143 metres (469 ft) and consists of 160 separate panels.

Housing Advice Advocacy and Education – North Ayrshire Council

Deadline Date: 03/05/2018 at 12:00

Housing support, advice and education for citizens who are homeless or at threat of homelessness

Scotland’s Baby Box – Contents – Year 2 – APS Group (Scotland) Limited

Deadline Date: 09/05/2018 at 12:00

To support the ongoing delivery of Scotland’s Baby Box APS is seeking supply chain partners that have the complementary strengths and experience to excel in the delivery of the contents.
Procedure is ‘single stage’ and ‘open’.

Participation is subject to suppliers meeting the minimum conditions, to include but not limited to, financial standing, insurances, compliance to standard for product and with ethical trading, anti fraud, anti slavery and anti bribery legislation.
Delivery of goods to commence March 2019.

Clarification questions to be submitted via the Public Contracts Scotland Portal no later than 5pm on 27th April 2018. Final responses will be provided by 5pm 4th May 2018.

Tender for a National Forum for Dementia Policy and Practice and School of Leadership in Scotland – Life Changes Trust

Deadline Date: 31/08/2018 at 16:00

A tender to establish a Dementia Policy and Practice Forum and School of Leadership in Scotland

Occupational Health Services for Students – University of the West of Scotland

Deadline Date: 26/04/2018 at 12:00

UWS are seeking provision of occupational health services for students in our School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery.

Supported Living and Personal Care in the Community for Adults with Mental Health – South Ayrshire Council

Deadline Date: 08/05/2018 at 12:00

The South Ayrshire Council Health and Social Care Partnership require to establish a 4 year Framework Agreement, with multiple, suitably experienced and competent Service Providers, for the provision of Supported Living and Personal Care in the Community services for Adults with Mental Health.

Older Persons Day Services – Moray Council

Deadline Date: 13/04/2018 at 12:00

The Moray Council is looking to commission a flexible needs led service to enhancement the existing Moray Council Day Services in geographical areas where internal service are unavailable. This service will meet the individual needs and aspirations of the growing older population of Moray and their unpaid carers.