Decision Maker: Director- Commissioning for Children, Families and Lifelong Learning
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Surrey Online School (SOS) is an innovative county council service that provides an online, high-quality learning experience in a live, safeguarded environment for vulnerable children and children with additional needs countywide.
To meet the statutory obligation of the county council, Surrey Online School provide quality assured learning experiences online for vulnerable children and children with additional needs. Examples include:
In addition, Surrey Online School provide a successful traded service that provides a variety of packages from Key Stage 1 -4 to support school leaders to rapidly respond to children’s additional needs through an enhanced and bespoke offer. The traded offer includes a GCSE timetabled offer, a targeted GCSE offer, GCSE revision lessons, English as an Additional Language offer to non-native speaking children and an Enrichment curriculum offer.
The contract is due to commence on 1st September 2022 and will be in place for 3 years. There is also an available extension period of 2 years (+1, +1)
To award a contract for the provision of Surrey Online School Services to Tute Education Limited.
Surrey County Council will be able to meet statutory duties under the Children Act 1989 and the Children and Families Act 2014 to provide services to children.
The procurement route followed is compliant with the Procurement and Contracts Regulations 2015.
Publication date: 10/06/2022
Date of decision: 10/06/2022
Effective from: 18/06/2022