Decision details

Extension of Early Years Workforce Development Speech and Language Support service

Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To extend the contract period (by variation) for the service provided by Elklan Limited to deliver an Early Years Workforce Development Speech and Language Support service at an unchanged total cost of £462,272.

The service will no longer end on 31st March 2021. The service will continue until 30th September 2021, with the provision to extend for a further three months up to 30th Dec 2021. The potential further extension up to December 2021 will be determined by the recovery timescales for early year’s settings and ability to complete necessary training in light of the current Covid 19 crisis.

Contact: Chris Baird, Director for children and families Email: cbaird@herefordshire.gov.uk Tel: 01432 260264.

Publication date: 22/06/2020

Date of decision: 16/06/2020

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