This framework will be for the supply of agency workers for temporary work agencies to work temporarily for and under the supervision and direction of the hirer.
It is envisaged that this framework will cover the supply of fully vetted and qualified social workers and other professional social and care agency workers as well as home and residential carers on temporary assignments or other temporary assignments required by hirers within a community and/or social care setting.
The scope of this services to be provided under this framework falls within the definition of a "part B" service as listed in Annex II B of Directive 2004/18/EC and part B of Schedule 3 to the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2012 ("the Regulations") and therefore the procurement process and the framework shall not be subject to the full requirements of the Regulations. Any application of or reference to the Regulations unless clearly identified is not to be implied and should not be construed as applying any of the Regulations or bringing any of them into force.
Note: The authority is using PCS-Tender to carry out this procurement process. Please note this is a separate website and if you are not already registered, registration will be required.
To access PCS-Tender, record your interest in this notice and access the tender documentation please visit https://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk and search for project Code 2108 within the appropriate area.
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