Decision details

Communication, speech and language local campaign

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Education and Skills (Cllr Shaid Mushtaq)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Permission to receive a DFE grant of 150K to deliver a local communication campaign for improving communication, speech and language was granted through a delegated decision paper on the 15 February 2019.
Invitation to Tender (ITT) was issued on the Due North Portal “The Chest” with a return date of the 13 May 2019. ITT submissions were received from 4 organisations:
•National Literacy Trust
•Enterprising Habits CIC
A comprehensive selection process was undertaken by an evaluation panel and a scoring moderation meeting was held on the 21 June 2019. The outcome of this process was that ICAN received the highest scores.
Therefore, permission is being sought to approve the decision to award the contract to ICAN.


RESOLVED - That: the contract be awarded to ICAN

Reasons for the decision:

Option 1 - Approval the contract award to ICAN
Option 2 - Not to award the contract to any organisation
Option 3 -

Alternative options considered:

Option 2

Publication date: 08/07/2019

Date of decision: 02/07/2019

Effective from: 16/07/2019

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