Young Knocknaheeny Area Based Programme (YKABC) wishes to invite suitably qualified individuals or organisations to tender for the contract of Research Assistant providing research support in the implementation of the evaluation study ‘Intervention study to support the development, piloting, and formative evaluation of an Infant Mental Health Training for Early Years Practitioners’

This is a specific purpose contract for a period spanning September 2020 – February 2021 (in line with the proposed completion of the study). The maximum budget for this piece of work is €5,500.

NICHE Health Project (Cork) CLG is the lead agency for the Young Knocknaheeny Area Based Childhood Programme.

For further details on the organisation, contract and assessment criteria please view the attached Tender Specification Document. Informal enquiries by email only to

Additional information may be sought at the assessment phase and before final decision, the most competitive tenders may be invited for further discussions on their proposals for the purpose of elaboration, clarification and/or aiding mutual understanding. NICHE shall not be liable for any costs and/or expenses incurred in respect of the preparation or the submission of any tender documents or associated material. Lowest tender is not a guarantee of success. Canvassing will disqualify.

Tender submissions must be received electronically by 4.30pm on 2nd September 2020. Late or incomplete submissions will not be considered. Please email submissions to