Having completed many successful projects, below is a summary of relevant case studies accross all sectors showing the
effectiveness of the RPJ3 Group service.

Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School

  • A large Catholic High School and Sports College in Liverpool with over 1300 pupils.

  • The school was unhappy with their exisiting service and looking at going out to tender.

  • RPJ3 Group provided support and managed the transfer from Local Authority to in-house catering.

  • The key benefits:

    A pupil-focused policy and
    A cost of £30k turned into a contribution of £40k.
    More pupils having meals.
    Improved quality and variety of food.

Cheshire Primary Schools Group

  • One of a number of group and MAT catering tenders that we have managed, this is a group of 8 primary schools in Cheshire East.

  • In 2011 we reviewed services and managed the complete tender process resulting in contract award to one bidder.

  • We audited and monitored contract performance, offering support and advise to all parties throughout the contract.

  • In 2017 we managed a full retender with the new contract going live on 2018.

  • The key benefits:

    Substantial cost savings.

    Ongoing expert advice and support.


The Liverpool Joint Catholic and Church of England Academies Trust

  • A Multi Academies Trust based in Liverpool.

  • As part of a wide and varied support service on catering and other soft services for the Trust, in 2017 we were requested to review their cleaning services across the Trust.

  • Following a detailed benchmark on costs by site, we managed the complete tender process resulting in contract award to one bidder.

  • The key benefits:

    Substantial cost savings due to economies of scale.
    Improved quality of service.
    On going advice and support.