Hub Live! offers new advice and guidance webcasts at the click of a button…

We are delighted to introduce the Hub Live! webcast series that tackles those thorny procurement issues in a lively and refreshing way. The webcast series has been designed with your busy week in mind. Each webcast is less than 10 minutes long – perfect for viewing during a coffee break.

Each Hub Live! webcast will include a brief introduction to the Hub and guidance on a range of topics including:


Post-Brexit Procurement

Are you up to date on how leaving the EU has affected your procurements? Our webcast has the latest information.


Procurement Planning and Timelines

Knowing what a complex procurement involves and how long it will take is key to robust planning and being compliant. This webcast allows you to plan effectively and be ready well in advance.


Consolidation v Lotting

What are the benefits of reducing the number of suppliers you use and consolidating contracts? Watch our expert advice here.


Contract Management Tips

Looking for tips on managing your contracts and suppliers? Look no further, we’ve created this webcast to guide you.


ICT Managed Services, Hardware and Software

How can you manage the ever-changing ICT requirements of your school or Trust? Watch this webcast to find out.




Catering is one of the few areas where schools can generate a surplus, and this webcast covers how to secure the best value contract and get the right quality for your school.




This webcast is full of tips and practical advice to help you organise your cleaning contract so that it is compliant and that you get the service you want.




How do you get the contract that you need? How can you ensure it is fair, transparent, and compliant? Listen to this webcast to find out how a robust evaluation process can help meet all your requirements from the outset.



Frameworks and Dynamic Purchasing Systems 

Find out about frameworks: how easy it is to use them, how they can help you and how to pick the right framework for your needs. Hear how DfE frameworks have been selected with your school in mind.

If you would like further information about any of our webcasts or have any procurement-related questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch.

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