At Bloom, our proposition for Education is simple: We are public sector procurement experts, so you don’t need to be. We take care of everything you need to deliver your projects on time and within budget. We have deep subject matter, category expertise and a wide and growing supply chain to cover all of your requirements.
We provide NEPRO – the cost-effective and compliant route for the procurement of professional services. School Buyers can choose from thousands of providers via a pre-accredited supply chain.
NEPRO is the only DFE recommended professional services deal for schools and academies.
With 19 categories of spend available, we help school management focus on business services including transformation, finance, ICT and HR. We provide advisors specifically for schools, to help with:
Our dedicated education team offer a hands-on approach and will visit your school to define
your exact requirements and guide you through the process.
In addition to providing full control and visibility, risk management and value for money, schools and academies benefit from:
These benefits are all delivered through our web-based platform Pro-vide 2.0. The platform is easy to use for non-procurement professionals within the school administration.
NEPRO is fully compliant, which means that school buyers can choose from thousands of providers via a pre-accredited supply chain. All contractual obligations are defined and agreed upfront, providing peace of mind, an audit trail and full transparency. That means risk is mitigated and quality assured.