Projects

The team is working on a number of assignments for clients across all service areas at any one time working at each and every stage of the programme lifecycle . Our services help private clients, government and the wider public sector to deliver successful major programmes and initiatives across all sectors. Our expertise in all facets of capital investment and development helps clients achieve the best outcomes from their projects. Some example projects across all service areas can be found below.
development management
Fort Albert, Isle of Wight.
  • Client Bellbrae Investments
  • Location Isle of Wight
  • Value TBC
Working with Bellbrae Investments, Cleanslate is managing the development of a residential-led scheme on a site adjacent to Fort Albert, a 19th Century sea fortress on the Isle of Wight. Cleanslate managed a high profile design competition with over 70 entrants and is currently overseeing complex planning negotiations with the local authority and English Heritage. The scheme will deliver a number of sympathetically designed quayside homes.
Garage/Car Showroom, Weybridge
  • Client Private
  • Location Weybridge
  • Value TBC

The scheme replaces the existing showroom with a single building with residential (56) and retail (3) units. The scheme is designed over four floors, with basement car park and private amenity space. Cleanslate is providing a full development management service, encompassing the following areas:

  • Pre- Development
  • Design and Construction
  • Sales & Marketing.
property strategy
Business Strategy
  • Client
    Various
  • Location
    UK wide
  • Value
    Various

We are currently working with a large national care homes business and a small provider of essential, affordable (but private) accommodation for single over 35s.

In both cases, Cleanslate are carrying out a detailed exercise to examine diversification and roll-out opportunities to support future growth and sustainability.

For the affordable accommodation provider, we are considering a JV opportunity through our Invest and Develop businesses.

Free Schools
  • Client DfE & EFA
  • Location Across England
  • Value £750m +

The coalition government’s flagship education programme: Free Schools are independent state-funded schools set up in response to what local people and groups want and need in order to improve education for children in their community. Cleanslate has been working with the DfE & EFA since the election to provide strategic advisory and programme management services. Lara Newman has supported the delivery of all open and planned Free Schools and also leads on future schools focusing on relationships with Free School groups, site search and selection, deal closure and technical feasibility.

management consultancy
Public Health Transformation
  • Client
    Large Local Authority
  • Location
    South East
  • Value
    N/A

The transfer of lead responsibility for Public Health from the NHS to local government is a key strand of the Government’s Health and Social Care Act.

Cleanslate managed the transformation of Public Health Service’s on behalf of the UK’s second largest local authority. This involved overseeing the colocation of the Public Health teams from five individuals PCTs with the local authority and the implementation of an interim target operating model.

Mermaid Maternity Services
  • Client Mermaid Maternity Services
  • Location London
  • Value £2m

Mermaid Maternity Retreats have been conceived to provide pregnant women and new mothers with mutual support and friendship leading up to and after giving birth. The centres operate on a membership basis, providing relaxation and exercise sessions for up to 6 months before and 6 months after birth combined with a 3/5 night supported stay following discharge from hospital. The Chelsea facility is housed in a 10,000 sq. ft. converted unit above Heals on the Kings Road, London. Cleanslate both invested in the new venture and is providing Client Support for what will be the first in the UK roll out of these much needed facilities.

RLSB Nursery Pilot
  • Client N/A
  • Location N/A
  • Value N/A

The RLSB is a charity that has existed for over 170 years to help blind and partially sighted (BPS) young people live life without limits. Cleanslate provided business planning services and, using established contacts to, brokered agreements with individual commissioning authorities, in addition to project managing the charity’s Nursery Pilot. The pilot delivered a nursery for BPS children in South East London, with an intention to deliver a further 30 settings across the South East.

Active Learning Trust – Academy set-up
  • Client Active Learning Trust
  • Location Nationally
  • Value N/A

The Active Learning Trust secures and sustains improvement in schools by providing leadership and support through Academy sponsorship. Cleanslate provides a strategic project management service to support new and converting schools joining the Trust.The Active Learning Trust secures and sustains improvement in schools by providing leadership and support through Academy sponsorship. Cleanslate provides a strategic project management service to support new and converting schools joining the Trust.The Active Learning Trust secures and sustains improvement in schools by providing leadership and support through Academy sponsorship. Cleanslate provides a strategic project management service to support new and converting schools joining the Trust.

programme and project management
Essex County Council – PFI Contract Management
  • Client Essex County Council
  • Location Chelmsford
  • Value £100m

Cleanslate is the client-side contract manager for a group of PFI schools with a combined value of over £100M+. This role involves providing commercial rigor to ensure complaint performance by the client’s JV partner and FM provider, managing risks and issues and overseeing the change control process.

Priority School Building Programme (PSBP)
  • Client DfE & EFA
  • Location South East London
  • Value £47m

The Priority School Building programme (PSBP) is a central government managed programme, set up to address the needs of the schools most in need of urgent repair. Through the PSBP, 261 schools will be rebuilt or have their needs met. Cleanslate is providing senior programme management is a central government managed programme, set up to address the needs of the schools most in need of urgent repair. Through the PSBP, 261 schools will be rebuilt or have their needs met. Cleanslate is providing senior programme management

Waldegrave School for Girls 6th Form Scheme
  • Client London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
  • Location Twickenham
  • Value £5.9m

The Ofsted Outstanding Waldegrave School for Girls in Twickenham will be adding 6th form provision from September 2014. As a result new facilities are required, including a dedicated sixth form building which is separate from the main school. Cleanslate has worked on the scheme since Feasibility as technical Advisor and is now acting as Contract Administrator.