Sportscotland, Scottish Government, The Robertson
Trust and Spirit of 2012 are working together to deliver a programme which aims
to support organisations to use sport and physical activity as a driver to
achieve positive individual and community change as a core element of the
existing World Class Sporting System.
Evidence shows that being active brings about positive
changes beyond participation and can impact positively on the health and
wellbeing of individuals, on their skills and learning, and on communities,
ensuring a more inclusive and healthier nation.
Evidence also shows that these positive changes are most
likely to happen if organisations delivering sport and physical activity have a
range of internal skills, capacity and a commitment to delivering wider social
We are seeking to appoint relevant organisations and people
to develop and deliver a range of learning and support across a number of key
areas. The key audiences for this work will be the sporting sector
workforce who have a role in supporting delivery organisations, and the
delivery organisations themselves. The aims is to facilitate increased
knowledge, skills, capacity and resources for these delivery organisations to
operate effectively and deliver impactful services in their
communities. Examples of the areas covered within the tender
include effective leadership, governance, strategic and business planning and
In order to provide further information on the tender
opportunity, we have organised an information session to inform prospective
tendering organisations and to provide an opportunity for organisations
considering tendering to network with each other.
The information session will
take place on Tuesday 26th June 2018 from 10am to 11.30am at
Stirling Court Hotel (registration from 09.30am) University of Stirling
The session will provide background information on the
Changing Lives Through Sport and Physical Activity Programme, and overview of
the Invitation to Tender, a presentation on Partnership for Procurement,
Q&A Session and an opportunity to network with other prospective
The Invitation to Tender will be launched on the same day.
Please book your place at the event by visiting https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/invitation-to-tender-information-session-tickets-46979085710
no later than 1200 on Thursday 21st June 2018.