The skills for care code of conduct for health and support workers As an adult social care worker in England

The skills for care code of conduct for health and support workers

As an adult social care worker in England, you must:

• Be accountable by making sure you can answer for your actions
• Promote and uphold the privacy, dignity, rights, health and wellbeing of service users and their carer’s at all times
• Work in collaboration with your colleagues to ensure the delivery of high quality, safe and compassionate care and support
• Communicate in an open and effective way to promote the health, safety and wellbeing of service users and their carers
• Respect a person’s right to confidentiality
• Strive to improve the quality of your care and support through CPD
• Uphold and promote equality, diversity and inclusion

Finally, as a care worker, you should respect individuals. Promote equal opportunities for your service users and do not discriminate against anyone.