Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Approval is required to vary and extend an existing the White Rose Framework Agreement (WRFA) for the supply of the provision and education to young people with special education needs and disabilities (SEND) on behalf of Yorkshire and Humber regional partners, and to award to new providers following the refresh process.
This decision is as a direct consequence of DN201548 which included the annual refresh process to invite new service providers to a framework agreement and to vary the existing framework agreement for SEND service providers.
The current framework will expire on 31/03/2020 and includes the option to extend for a further 12 months period, from 01/04/2019 to 31/3/2021.
The Director of Children and Families agreed to:
Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Portfolio Holder: The Executive Member for Children & Families and the Executive Member for Learning, Skills & Employment
Head of Service, Looked After Children – Children and Families
Head of Commissioning and Market Management - Children and Families
Head of Finance, Resource and Housing
Head of Learning Inclusion – Children and Families
White Rose participating Authorities from Yorkshire and Humber region.
Publication date: 18/10/2019
Date of decision: 28/10/2019
Effective from: 05/11/2019