The first known OJEU tendered framework agreement for Staff Absence Insurance offers CPC Members access to a panel of brokers and insurers who are experts in their field. The framework enables CPC members to procure absence insurance policies through a simple and compliant process delivering significant savings through a further competition process. Some examples of the types of absences that can be covered are maternity,leave, maternity related illness, bereavement leave, jury service, stress related illness, reoccurring illness & ill-health retirement. These and many other extensive covers are available and the benefit periods and values can differ dependent on the choice of cover you make.
CPC and our insurance partner Risk2Value will work with our successful framework providers to create a suite of template documentation enabling CPC members to purchase Staff Absence Insurance as succinctly as possible. As ever CPC and Risk2Value will be able to offer advice and guidance to support you through the further competition process.
The framework is split into two lots as detailed below.
It was awarded on 1st September 2016 and runs to 31st August 2019 with a possible extension to 31st August 2020.
|1 - Lot 1: Staff Absence Insurance||4||View Suppliers|
|2 - Lot 2: Budget Overspend Insurance||1||View Suppliers|
CPC typically recommend that members undertake a further competition considering their own particular requirements, however please see the framework user guide for further details.
If you require support in running a further competition via this framework, Tenet Services can help. Tenet offer a nationwide service specialising in assisting education establishments to complete further competitions.
Tenet are part of the Crescent Purchasing Group of Companies and operate on a not-for-profit basis.
The CPC Quote Tool is free to use for all our members and offers quick, compliant access to all suppliers on the framework. For more complex procurements, the CPC Sourcing Cloud is available to offer enhanced features such as having a full audit trail and allowing electronic returns whilst still being free to use for our members.
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To create a free user account your institution need to be a CPC member.
Let's do a quick check to see if your institution is already registered with CPC. Use the form below to search for your institution.
|User Guide||This is required reading if you are considering using this framework. It tells you everything you need to know about the panel of providers, eligibility, running the mini-competition process, and evaluating bids.||Yes||Download|
|Staff Absence Insurance Questionnaire||Please complete this questionnaire as a request to the providers for a quotation. The providers will contact you to identify your own specific needs and discuss the insurance cover that is the most suitable for you.||Yes||Download|