Issue details

Contract award - Step Up to Social Work Programme

The Step Up to Social Work Programme is a fully funded training programme for social workers. The current contract ends on 26th June 2023 with no option to extend. Hammersmith and Fulham is the lead borough on behalf of the West London Regional Partnership for this programme. This report seeks approval of a strategy to recommission a higher education partner to work with the local authority to deliver the programme by way of a competitive procurement exercise.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure/Income - Revenue between £500,000 and £5m and Capital between £1.5m and £5m;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/01/2023

Report access: Open report with exempt appendix;

Report Type: Key Decision;

Decision due: June 2023 by Cabinet Member for Children and Education

Department: Children's Services Department

Contact: Hannah Lambeth Email: