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Fair Start Scotland: annual report - year 3

This report highlights the progress that our national employment support service Fair Start Scotland has made in its third year of delivery. It draws from evaluation evidence and provider and participant feedback to show the impact the service had on individuals and communities throughout 2020/2021.

Fair Start Scotland: annual report - year 3
Annex A: Provider breakdown

Annex A: Provider breakdown

Fair Start Scotland is delivered in nine geographical Lot areas across Scotland with the ambition of better reflecting local labour market and economies.

Contract Area Local Authority Successful Bidder Delivery Partners/Sub Contracted Estimated Value (up to £million)
1 – Glasgow Glasgow People Plus Group Ltd (Private) The Lennox Partnership (Third Sector) 19.1
2 – Lanarkshire N Lanarkshire S Lanarkshire Remploy Limited (Supported Business) ENABLE Scotland (Third Sector) Routes to Work South (Third Sector) 12.6
3 – Tayside Angus Dundee City Perth and Kinross Remploy Limited (Supported Business) No delivery partners 7.3
4 – Forth Valley Falkirk Stirling Clackmannanshire Falkirk Council (Public Sector) Falkirk Council (Public Sector)
Clackmannanshire Council (Public Sector)
Stirling Council (Public Sector) NHS Forth Valley (Public Sector)
5.0
5 – East City of Edinburgh East Lothian Midlothian Scottish Borders West Lothian Fife Start Scotland Limited (Private and Third Sector Partnership) Start Scotland/Fedcap (Third Sector) Triage (Private) 21.3
6 – Southwest North Ayrshire South Ayrshire East Ayrshire Dumfries and Galloway Start Scotland Limited (Private and Third Sector Partnership) The Lennox Partnership (Third Sector) Start Scotland/Fedcap (Third Sector) 10.1
7 – Northeast Aberdeen City Aberdeenshire Start Scotland Limited (Private and Third Sector Partnership)* ENABLE Scotland (Third Sector)
Aberdeen Foyer (Third Sector)
Enterprise Mentoring Ltd (Private)** Start Scotland/Fedcap (Third Sector)
5.6
8 – Highlands and Islands Argyll and Bute Eilean Siar Highland Moray Orkney Islands Shetland Islands People Plus Ltd (Private) Argyll and Bute Council (Public Sector)
Lochaber Hope (Third Sector)
Third Sector Hebrides (Third Sector)
Triage (Private) 2020 Clearview Ltd (Private)
6.2
9 – West E Renfrewshire Renfrewshire E Dunbartonshire W Dunbartonshire Inverclyde The Wise Group (Third Sector) The Lennox Partnership (Third Sector)
ENABLE Scotland (Third Sector)
Enterprise Mentoring (Private)*** The Wise Group (Third Sector)
8.8

Notes:

* Momentum Scotland delivered FSS services in Lot 7 throughout Year 2. However, they withdrew from Lot 7 and were replaced as Lead Provider by Start Scotland/Fedcap from 1 July 2020.

** Enterprise Mentoring delivered FSS services in Lot 7 as a delivery chain partner for Start Scotland. However, they withdrew from Lot 7 on 31 October 2020.

*** Enterprise Mentoring delivered FSS services in Lot 9 as a delivery chain partner for The Wise Group. However, they withdrew from Lot 9 on 14 December 2020.


Contact

Email: kirstie.corbett@gov.scot