What You Will Learn :
- Fully understand the Social Value Act 2012, what is covered and how it applies to the Procurement activities of the Organisation.
- Understand the importance of Effective Stakeholder management, engagement and communication to secure “buy-in” to support success.
- Have an appreciation and consider how far Social Value has been embraced and embedded into the Culture of their Organisation and what (if any) steps are required to enhance this.
- Understand the Social Value Act 2012 and how it applies to the Procurement activities of their Organisation.
Public Sector contracting Authorities are obliged to deliver Social Value in accordance with the Social Value Act 2012. Effective Procurement with Social Value embedded at its core is critical to achieving this.
This Course will provide delegates with a thorough understanding of the Social Value Act, where it needs to sit strategically within an organisation and how it effects every stage of the Procurement cycle from identification of need through to effective contract management.
Who is this course for?
All positions within the Organisation with a responsibility to deliver Social Value, including all involved in the Procurement cycle; Client departments; Procurement; Contract Management – to name but a few!
Stakeholders and delegates from all across the Public Sector organisation are encouraged to attend to support the cultural drive of each Public Sector body towards this critical Act.