Bid Writing Support

AoC Create is pleased to offer a new support service which connects our members to tender writing specialists. We have a pool of experts who specialise in tender writing and have a wealth of experience in the public sector. With their individually tailored support, you will be assisted through the whole journey of your bid application. Alternatively, our experts can assist you with their tender reading and review service and provide an individualised level of support according to your college’s circumstances and requirements.

Please see below the profiles of our selected specialists. This will provide you with an overview of their experience and how they may be able to support you.  Full contact details can be found beneath each profile. Please call or email them directly for more information and to discuss your requirements.

Alternatively, please get in touch if you require any further details.

Tender Writing Specialist

Claire Buckland - NeverSecond

Claire is an Apprenticeship Consultant specialising in supporting businesses to create effective apprenticeship strategies and programmes including Apprenticeship Levy guidance; setting up as a provider, programme development, quality management and business support. Claire is a qualified coach and trainer, skills which she uses to engage her clients. She has successfully supported organisations with tenders and proposal writing.

Email our consultancy team for more information: consultancy_enquiries@aoc.co.uk

Tender Writing Specialist

Louise Lawrence - The Maven Collective

Louise is a highly accomplished bid manager and writer. She has a proven ability to lead virtual teams to develop solutions, which she translates into compelling bid narrative. Louise has created and won small and large scale bids within the skills, employability, health and charitable sectors. She can offer a range of bid-focused support from simple narrative review through to full-scale bid management. She has a strong track record of consistently delivering to demanding timescales within a highly pressured environment.

Email our consultancy team for more information: consultancy_enquiries@aoc.co.uk

Tender Writing Specialist

Tim Ward - Bid and Research Development

Tim is a bid writer for Bid and Research Development, one of the UK's top performing bid writing consultancies having won over £2.7Billion worth of contracts for customers since its establishment in 2013. A large proportion of the wins are within the education, skills and training sector. Bid and Research Development offer one off bid writing support and a retained service with the opportunity to outsource work to their flexible outsourced bid writing team.

Email our consultancy team for more information: consultancy_enquiries@aoc.co.uk