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Playwork NOS Scoping Project 2022


The UK Playwork NOS Consortium is inviting tender applications for the 2022 Playwork National Occupational Standards (NOS) Scoping Project. 

The aim of the scoping project is to identify: 

  • key organisations and stakeholders in a future review of the Playwork NOS
  • identify any nation specific drivers and blockers and make recommendations on the direction of a future NOS review. 

The consortium wants to undertake a scoping exercise to ensure that the respective needs of the four nations are reflected in future plans. The intention is to undertake preparatory work during 2022 to meet the requirements of the UK Standards and Frameworks programme and for the UK Playwork NOS Consortium to be added to the NOS Supplier Framework.

The UK Playwork NOS Consortium has been established by Play Wales, Play England, Play Scotland, PlayBoard Northern Ireland and The Playwork Foundation to bid for, or identify, funding for a future review of the Playwork NOS. 

The budget for the scoping project is £2,500 (including VAT). 

Closing date for submitting expressions of interest: 12:00pm 9 September 2022

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