National Clinical and Healthcare Staffing Framework
A new National Clinical and Healthcare Staffing framework has been published today under the newly formed Workforce Alliance.
NHS London Procurement Partnership (NHS LPP) will lead and manage the framework procurement exercise on behalf of the Workforce Alliance, with the Awarding Authority being NHS LPPs Host Trust; Guy’s & St. Thomas’ Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
The framework will provide high quality, temporary, permanent and fixed term clinical and healthcare staffing services.
The National Clinical and Healthcare Staffing framework intends to award via 7 lots;
Lot 1- Nursing and Midwifery Staffing
Lot 2- Medical and Dentistry Staffing
Lot 3- Allied Health Professionals and Health Science Services Staffing
Lot 4- Emergency Services Staffing
Lot 5- Social Care Staffing
Lot 6- Neutral Vendor Services
Lot 7- Permanent Clinical and Healthcare Recruitment (UK only)
The framework intends to supersede the Collaborative Procurement Partnership National Clinical Staffing Framework Agreement due to expire 7th August 2020.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
- When and how can I apply to get onto the new framework?
A Contract Notice has been released. To be awarded a place on the new framework, you will need to be successful in the tendering process. Instructions on how to tender will be included in the tender pack of documents released. Prospective bidders are advised to regularly review OJEU opportunities and to register on the ProContract Due North suppliers’ portal to access further information.
- Will anything change on the Collaborative Procurement Partnership National Clinical Staffing framework agreement as a result of the New National Clinical and Healthcare Staffing framework?
The Collaborative Procurement Partnership National Clinical Staffing framework has been extended until 7th August 2020 and will operate until the new framework is put in place
- Who do I contact for information?
All queries should be submitted through the ProContract Due North portal as the only form of communication in line with the procurement process.