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The Wise Group

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Organisation Name The Wise Group
Organisation Details The Wise Group is a leading social enterprise that has been transforming lives across Scotland and North East England since 1983. We make a positive difference to people, communities and society by helping people gain new skills and employment, reducing reoffending, and tackling fuel poverty and environmental issues. Our vision is to realise peoples’ potential, create a fairer society and contribute to sustainable economic growth. We are: • Excellent – we are proud to deliver outstanding value and quality in everything we do • Passionate – we are inspired, committed and caring • Progressive – we love to seek create solutions through forward thinking • Open – we respect diversity and enjoy embracing change and challenge • Accountable – we are accountable and confident in our ability to deliver results. The activities we deliver are open to people experiencing multiple disadvantages including but not limited to those with physical and mental health conditions, disabilities, BME groups, people with convictions, vulnerable families, lone parents, low or basic skills and the long-term unemployed.
Organisation Services The Wise Group operates across four business areas: employability, skills and learning, sustainability and community justice. Each area delivers innovative projects and provides solutions for a wide range of stakeholders. These include government departments and agencies, local authorities, employers and businesses, and a variety of funders.
Address 72 Charlotte St

G1 5DW
Headquarters Area Glasgow
Area(s) of Operation Dundee City
East Ayrshire
East Dunbartonshire
East Renfrewshire
West Dunbartonshire
Other (UK outside Scotland)
Legal Structure Co ltd by guarantee
Charity Yes
Charity Number SC004089
Category Social Enterprise
Supported Business No
Employee Range 200-249
Turnover Range £5m and over
Contact Stacey Dingwall
Quality Policy Yes
Quality Standards Awards EFQM
Positive about Disabled People
Other(See Below)
Quality Standard Award (Other) ISO 14001
Economic Sectors Employability
Economic Sector (Other)
Contracting Experience We have delivered contracts
We have delivered Service Level Agreements
We have managed large grants
We have managed complex projects involving a large number of funders
Interested as All the above
Tendering Experience Our organisation has a track record of winning tendered contracts
Tenders Scottish Government - £8.8m - 3 years - Fair Start Scotland
Energy Saving Trust - £1.54m per year - 5 years - Home Energy Scotland
Community Benefits Support to people with disabilities
Support to young people
Support to disadvantaged communities
Support to unemployed people
Environmental Impact