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3SC is continually looking for public sector contracts that are suitable for third sector delivery. On this page you will find posted any current opportunities.

If you do not see anything suitable at this time, feel free to get in touch and we can chat to you about anything else that we are currently working on.

Please also contact us if you are interested in a contract that is not yet posted here and that we might be able to help you with.


Working Well Programme - Greater Manchester.  

Expressions of interest are sought to join the 3SC consortium for delivering on the Work and Health Programme in Greater Manchester (GM) branded as “Working Well”

The contract will run from Jan 2018 to Autumn 2024. The bidding process has commenced and the successful organisation will be awarded the contract in November 2017

A full prospectus can be viewed on www.the-chest.org.uk quoting Reference DN179418

The anticipated Maximum value of this contract is £52M with estimated starts of 22,800 over the contract duration

The GM programme aims to provide a holistic approach to supporting individuals into work -incorporating  clients with barriers such as mental health, long term health conditions, muscular skeletal conditions-and issues with substance misuse and addiction. It is be offered to clients for up to 15 months and up to a further 6 months of in work support

It is expected that the provider will have the following elements within their service offer

  • Frequent and intensive access to an allocated key worker
  • A range of health support services that meet the needs of the client group
  • Superior levels of employer engagement to identify the appropriate opportunities
  • Intensive in-work support, including expedient access to occupational health services

3SC welcomes completed expressions of interest from both potential end to end suppliers and specialist organisations.

The return date please is 17th March 2017.


Working Well Programme - London

The procurement timetable for the Work and Health Programme in London has been announced. It commences in March 2017 with successful organisations being contracted in November to commence delivery in March 2018.

Funding is being devolved to four London sub regions

  • Central London Forward
  • Local London (East)
  • South London Partnership
  • West London Alliance

The total funding package is c£135M  including ESF match. The programme will take around 5 years of referrals and is expected to support 50-55000 people across the four sub regions.

Providers will be expected to deliver 15 months of employment and health support with at least 6 months of in work support for participants who find work.

30% of the estimated total contract value will be paid as a service charge. The remaining budget will be linked to payment by result outcomes.

3SC invites completed expression of interest (EOI) from 3rd sector  organisations who wish to be considered for inclusion in a 3SC consortium. Please take care to earmark the London Boroughs in which you operate and any specialist services you deliver .

The return date please is 24th March 2017.