Issue details

Procurement of Services to Encourage, Enable and Assist Young People to Participate in Employment, Education and Training

For approval to enter in to a joint commissioning activity with Knowsley and Halton Council’s to procure services to support and enable young people aged 16 to 18 (and those up to age 25 subject to an education, health and care plan) not in education, employment and / or training (NEET) to positively participate.


The service specification will include careers interventions, coaching / mentoring, engagement activity plus tracking / monitoring.


The anticipated value of the Wirral service over a 4 year contract will be £2million with annual break clauses.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 17/09/2021

Decision due: Between 1 Aug 2022 and 30 Nov 2022 by Children, Young People & Education Committee, Director of Children, Families and Education

Lead member: Councillor Wendy Clements, Chair Children, Young People and Education Committee

Lead director: Director of Children, Families and Education, Simone White

Contact: Paul Smith, 14-19 / Adult Learning Strategy Manager Email: Email: