Decision details

Consultancy contract for a marketing and communication service to support the National Adoption Recruitment Campaign

Reference: D52485

Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Head of One Adoption West Yorkshire (OAWY) agreed to waive contract procedure rules 8.1 and 8.2 (intermediate value procurement) to award a consultancy contract direct to the Jenny Caldwell in order to fulfil the role of Head of Marketing and Commissioning for the National Adoption Recruitment Steering Group (NARSG), to support the delivery of the National Adoption Campaign.

The contract will commence 26 October 2020 and expire 31 March 2023, subject to continued funding. The maximum value of the contract is £77,647.50, or £32,130 per annum.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Michelle Whippey, Contracts Manager 0113 3785422 Email:

Publication date: 16/11/2020

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