National Careers Service Subcontracting Opportunity

15th August, 2019 Read time: Two minutes

We are inviting organisations to submit Expression of Interest tenders to work with us to deliver the National Careers Service Area Based Contract in the East Midlands and East of England regions.

We have a preference for organisations who have submitted an SSQ to the National Careers Service ESFA tender and/or have delivered National Careers Service provision in the past.

Please download the Tender Response Form and Schedule 1.

The timetable for this exercise is as follows:

  • Friday 16 August 2019 – Open & Competitive Tender (OCT) process window opens
  • Friday 6 September 2019 5PM – Deadline for submission of Tender Response Form
  • w/c Monday 9 September 2019 – Evaluation and scoring of Tender Responses, informing successfulbidders that they will be included in our bid.

Organisations should complete their Tender Response Form in full and submit it by email to the following address by 5PM on Friday 6 September 2019:

Any queries regarding this ITT to be directed to

All emails to this address (both queries and submissions) must contain the subject ‘NCS Subcontractor Tender 2019’.

Queries will be answered within 2 working days and responses to all questions will be published below. Applicants must not contact individual employees of Futures to raise queries or discuss the tender process.



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