Published Date: 21 August 2020
Tender Status: active
Tender Opening Date: 21 August 2020
Tender Closing Date: 17 September 2020
Award Date: n/a
Contract Start Date: n/a
Contract End Date: n/a
Contract is suitable for SMEs: Yes
Contract is suitable for VCSEs: Yes
Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) Contract Type: Services
Resettlement, Asylum Support and Integration (RASI) is a division within UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) service within the Home Office and wish to procure a contract (or contracts) for the design, delivery and evaluation of two separate mentoring pilots for Refugees; -
1. A Refugee Employment Mentoring Scheme to enable Home Office civil servants to share their learning and experience of working in the UK with refugees. The purpose is to enhance employment prospects of refugees.
2. A Refugee Peer Mentoring Scheme that enables refugees to share their learning and experience of all aspects of integration with newly resettled refugees. The purpose is to support the integration of refugees.
RASI are seeking to procure either one contract covering both schemes, or two contracts, one for each of the schemes up to a value of £50,000 each for the period October 2020 to 31 March 2021.
The timetable for the procurement is, (although this could be subject to change);
Contracts Finder Notice/Invitation To Tender: 21 August 2020;
Clarification Period for Potential Tenderers to raise questions via the Home Office e-learning portal: 24 August 2020 to 07 September 2020
Deadline for tenders: 11.00 17 September 2020
Evaluation of tenders: 18 September - 30 September 2020
Notification of Award of Contract: w/c 05 October 2020
To register please see the section "Attachments/Additional Text" below. Tenderers must be registered on the Home Office e-sourcing portal to gain access to the event and documentation.
Contact name: Commercial Grants Team
Address: Peel Building, Marsham Street
Price Range: £100,000