Awarded to max20 Limited

Start date: Monday 18 June 2018
Value: £51,600
Company size: SME
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Technical Project Team for Integrated Care Organisation (ICO)

4 Incomplete applications

1 SME, 3 large

1 Completed application

1 SME, 0 large

Important dates

Thursday 31 May 2018
Deadline for asking questions
Thursday 7 June 2018 at 11:59pm GMT
Closing date for applications
Thursday 14 June 2018 at 11:59pm GMT


Summary of the work
Two people are required to support the Integrated Care Project by leading the deployment of hardware to clinical staff. This service also supports development of technical solutions working with Technical Support (Service Desk/1st Line/Desktop Services/Server&Network Teams) to fix/escalate issues, attend project meetings, 3rd Party IT liaison and update Project Manager.
Latest start date
Monday 18 June 2018
Expected contract length
6 Months
North West England
Organisation the work is for
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
Budget range
Not to exceed £200 per person per day (7.5 hour day) excluding VAT

About the work

Why the work is being done
To technically enable the workforce within the Integrated Care Organisation (450 Adults’ Social Workers organisation from Salford City Council (SCC) to Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust (SRFT).
Problem to be solved
The staff are currently using SCC hardware and will need to migrate to SRFT hardware. There is a need to work with SCC IT teams to enable this work and also introduce new technologies (Skype, SSO).
Who the users are and what they need to do
Multi-disciplinary clinical staff based around the Salford Community setting who are often not familiar with the technology being provided and will require support and guidance when issued.
Early market engagement
Any work that’s already been done
Existing team
Current phase

Work setup

Address where the work will take place
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
Stott Lane
M6 8HD
(requirement to travel to additional Trust and Council sites throughout the Salford area)
Working arrangements
On site 5 days per week (7.5 hours per day)
Security clearance

Additional information

Additional terms and conditions

Skills and experience

Buyers will use the essential and nice-to-have skills and experience to help them evaluate suppliers’ technical competence.

Essential skills and experience
  • Must have previously worked for a Salford based NHS organisation
  • Excellent customer service skills / professional manner
  • Previous deployment experience including device imaging and implementation
  • Knowledge/experience of latest IT technologies
  • Frequently required to handle heavy objects on a daily basis (eg monitors, network equipment approx 5-10kg
  • Required to use VDU every day and for prolonged periods
  • There is a frequent requirement to concentrate for prolonged periods of time, this is usually predictable.
  • Occasional to exposure to unpleasant (dirt and dust) conditions. Also ward work is imminent to indirect exposure to fluids and/or foul linen is common.
  • Full driving licence, use of own vehicle and appropriate business insurance cover
  • Travel within the localised area
  • Knowledge of IT Products/Systems
  • Experience of managing workload and prioritising project tasks
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • Prince2
  • ITIL Foundation v3

How suppliers will be evaluated

How many suppliers to evaluate
Proposal criteria
  • Technical Solution
  • Value for money
Cultural fit criteria
  • Work as a team with our organisation and other suppliers
  • Take responsibility for their work
  • Share knowledge and experience with other team members
  • Can work with clients with low technical expertise
Payment approach
Time and materials
Assessment methods
Written proposal
Evaluation weighting

Technical competence


Cultural fit




Questions asked by suppliers

1. In the submission you state that the successful bidders must have worked at Salford previously, is this due to having current, or previous, incumbents in line or mind for this bid?
Any resources supplied by the successful bidder must have previously worked within any of the Salford NHS organisations as prior knowledge of the region and its NHS organisations is required.