Issue details

Provision of Education for Learner with Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs

Wiltshire Council have acquired two settings for the provision of education to children and young people with SEND. It is the intended that these services will be provided by a third party educational provider following a full tender process. Cabinet is asked to agree to delegate responsibilities for the tendering and appointment of a provider to deliver this service.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/10/2023

Decision due: 12 Dec 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Jane Davies, Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care, SEND and Inclusion

Lead director: Kathryn Davis (Director - Education & Skills)

Department: Education & Skills

Contact: Kai Muxlow, Interim Head of Families and Children's Commissioning Email:

Consultation process

Consultation has taken place with members, potential providers, and parents and carers to ascertain how best to support these children and young people.
These have been in the format of member briefings, Market Engagement Events and parent carer forums.

Agenda items


  • Provison of Education for Lerarner with Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs