Issue details

Award of contract for installation of Modular Teaching Unit at Oak Grove College, Worthing

Oak Grove College in Worthing caters for wide range of Special Education Needs, for children aged between 11 and 19. Following a review of current numbers on roll, projected needs and the existing accommodation at Oak Grove College in Worthing it was identified that 4 additional classrooms were required to enable an increase in planned places from 256 in September 2020 to 271 in September 2021.


In March 2021 the Cabinet Member for Education and Skills approved the capital funds required to provide these four additional classrooms, toilets and group spaces at Oak Grove College from September 2021(decision reference ES17(20/21) refers).  This report seeks approval to award the contract for the construction works. 


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: Northbrook;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/01/2021

Decision due: August 2021 by Director of Property and Assets

Lead member: Andrew Edwards, Director of Property and Assets

Lead director: Andrew Edwards

Contact: Leigh Hunnikin, Project Manager Email: Tel: 033 022 23051.

Consultation process

Representations concerning this proposed decision can be made to the Director of Property and Assets via the officer contact, by the beginning of the month in which the decision is due to be taken





Democratic Services Contact: Wendy Saunders Tel: 033 022 22553


Background papers

  • Cabinet Member decision ES17(20/21)