To seek Cabinet approval for:
a) the direct award of up to 12 months with the option for a three month extension for an interim contract to the existing service supplier, Geometric Results Internationals Limited, (GRI), commencing 1 September 2021 for the supply of temporary staff, and;
b) to conduct a compliant tender process for the award of a new five-year contract(s) (three-year initial term with an option to extend for a further two years) for the supply of temporary staff commencing 1 December 2022 at the latest. The contract will also include the provision for using agencies for recruitment of to hard to fill permanent roles, where appropriate, and:
c) to procure and award Call-Off Contracts under the Crown Commercial Services Non Clinical Temporary and Fixed Term Staff Framework (RM6160) for the supply of temporary legal agency locums Such Call-Off Contracts may be awarded at any time up to and including 25 July 2023.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;
Decision status: For Determination
Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/05/2021
Decision due: 23 Jun 2021 by Cabinet
Lead member: Cllr Lynden Stowe, Deputy Leader & Cabinet Member - Finance and Change firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Mandy Quayle Email: email@example.com.