DWP has announced its preferred suppliers for the employment-related support services framework, the commercial vehicle through which the Work Programme will be delivered.
A list of between 9 and 17 providers has been named in each of the 11 regional lots. It was originally thought that between 3 and 8 providers would be selected for each lot. Thirteen bidders achieved the permitted maximum of selection to seven lots: A4e, Atos Origin, Avanta, BBWR (Balfour Beatty WorkPlace Remploy), G4S, Ingeus Deloitte, JHP Group, Maximus, Newcastle College, Reed in Partnership, Seetec, Serco, and Working Links.
Many organisations are establishing strategic partnerships or seeking specialist delivery partners. You'll find further details at the following sites: