Invitation to Tender for LEO Cavan Mentoring Panel

LEO Cavan Mentoring Panel

LEO Cavan provides advice, information and support to those interested in starting up a new business or already in business, including entrepreneurs, early stage promoters, start-ups and small businesses. The main supports are business information services, training, mentoring, business networks and financial supports for qualifying businesses.

The LEO Mentor Programme is designed to match the knowledge, skills, insights and entrepreneurial capability of experienced business practitioners with small business owners/managers who need practical, strategic advice and guidance. The mentor contributes independent, informed observation and advice to aid decision making.

LEO Cavan wishes to establish a suitably qualified panel of mentors from which future mentor assignments for a 3-year period (2018-2020) will be selected. Applications are invited from mentors with appropriate skills and experience that wish to be considered for admittance to the LEO Cavan Mentoring Panel.

The Request for Tenders and full details of the tender, including closing dates for receipt of queries and receipt of tender submissions, are published on

Closing Date Wednesday 20th December 2017

Guidance documents for suppliers are available here:

6A Guidance for Suppliers Registering on etenders.pdf (size 536.7 KB)

6B Guidance for Suppliers responding to Tenders via eTenders.pdf (size 511.7 KB)

6C Suppliers Guide - SupplyGov.pdf (size 5.2 MB)

Applications to LEO Cavan Mentoring Panel after the closing of the tendering process above

This is an open panel and applications to be added to the panel may still be submitted after the closing of the e-tenders window. For any new tenders which are received and approved, opportunities may or may not arise during the year depending on demand, budgets, and existing expertise available on the panel. 

Links to the application documents are provided below. Please read all documents carefully before submitting your tender in hard copy to LEO Cavan.

LEO Cavan Mentoring Panel 2018-2020 Request for Tenders

Information and Instructions

Application Form