Decision details

To spend from the Schools Accessibility Works 2021/22 Budget to create a changing space at Shobdon Primary School.

Decision Maker: Officer Decision - Economy and Place

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

The proposed works will include mitigation of potential health and safety risks and will benefit all children with special educational needs or disabilities who attend the school in the future including looked after children and care leavers. The scheme fits in with the schools capital investment strategy which sets out the council’s approach to delivering the legal duty to ensure there are enough school places for the children in
its area.

The works entail the remodel of an existing cleaners store and store within the existing school to provide a Changing Room.

S C Joseph Ltd have been identified as the bidder representing best value for money following a competitive tender and assessment process in accordance with Council procurement procedures. Quotations were invited from four prospective companies and two returned valid quotation for consideration that were evaluated on a cost and quality basis.

The work to be awarded to S C Joseph Ltd at a cost of £18,442.00 and
monitored by the Capital Project Manager.

The overall budget available of £150k is to also fund a hygiene room at
St Mary's CE Primary School, Fownhope.

Contact: Andrew Husband, Strategic property services manager Email: andrew.husband@herefordshire.gov.uk Tel: 01432 383552.

Publication date: 01/10/2021

Date of decision: 20/09/2021

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