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

Supply of Biomass Pellets and Chips – Aberdeenshire Council

Deadline Date: 18/12/2017 at 10:30

Supply of Biomass pellets and chips to different locations in Aberdeenshire

24hr Support Service Adults – North Ayrshire Council

Deadline Date: 19/12/2017 at 12:00

North Ayrshire Council (NAC) is intending to commission suitable providers to deliver a 24 hour Support Service for Adults within North Ayrshire.

The Service will deliver a flexible, person centred service to adults over the age of 18 who have a learning disability. Some individuals may also have a mental health condition, complex needs and may display behaviours that challenge.

The Service will support individuals to maintain or improve their independence in all aspects of daily living, personal development, employability and volunteering, staying safe and moving on.

Independent Advocacy Mental Health – West Lothian Council

Deadline Date: 20/12/2017 at 12:00

West Lothian Health and Social Care Partnership have a requirement for independent advocacy services for persons who have mental health issues.

Adult Respite service – North Ayrshire Council

Deadline Date: 19/12/2017 at 12:00

North Ayrshire Council (NAC) is commissioning a suitable provider to deliver an Adult Respite Service within North Ayrshire.

Common Stair & Window Cleaning Services – Ochil View Housing Association

Deadline Date: 20/12/2017 at 12:00

Cleaning of internal stairs (closes) and windows to the Association’s stock.

Scottish Investment Bank – Support Services Framework – Scottish Enterprise

Deadline Date: 05/01/2018 at 11:00

Scottish Enterprise (“SE”) is seeking to establish a support services framework of suitably qualified and experienced specialists to carry out specific projects across a range of activities in which the Scottish Investment Bank (“SIB”) is engaged.

SIB has a periodic requirement for expert and specialist expertise on specific projects to supplement and complement the SIB team in the delivery of time-critical activities across all areas of the business. Successful delivery of SIB’s objectives relies upon considerable market knowledge and expertise, and the support services framework will ensure that the SIB team has immediate access to specialist expertise as and when required.

If subcontracting please provide a separate ESPD response (Sections A and B of this Part and Part III) for each subcontractor.

SCALE Summer School 2018-19 – Highlands and Islands Enterprise

Deadline Date: 17/01/2018 at 12:00

Scotland Can Do SCALE is an inclusive, high growth entrepreneurial education initiative led by three government agencies, Highlands and Islands Enterprise, Scottish Enterprise and the Scottish Funding Council (the Partners) with strong backing from the Scottish Government. On behalf of the Partners, HIE requires a suitably qualified and experienced supplier to deliver a residential Scotland Can Do SCALE Summer School. This should include one main speaker who will deliver at least 50% of the topics, plus at least one other speaker who will deliver the rest of the topics plus a Master of Ceremonies/facilitator(s).