Supply Chain Opportunity for Greater Manchester

The ESFA have initiated the process ofprocuring the new round of ESF cofinanced provision across England. The programme in Greater Manchester will support young people aged 15-24 to develop the capability and capacity to progress into learning, training and work. The service will target those who are NEET and at risk of becoming NEET, in particular those who face complex and multiple barriers to participation and progression.

Career Connect is a Matrix Accredited Charity delivering Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG) services and intensive support that enables young people and adults across the North West achieve their potential. We are the contract holders for the existing high performing Greater Manchester ESFA ESF NEET programme. We hold the Merlin Standard for supply chain management.

We are seeking Expressions of Interest from providers who would like to join our supply chain covering Greater Manchester. To find out more, including instructions on how to express your interest please go to

The DEADLINE for submission is Wednesday 5 September 2018 17:00hrs