This code of conduct HR policy template covers what code of conduct is and provides guidelines for the professional standards required within your organisation. It deals with the standards of behaviour expected when your people are dealing with employees, contractors, volunteers, customers, suppliers, regulatory authorities and the general public.
This code of conduct HR policy template can be adapted to meet the specific needs of your organisation. You can change as little or as much of the content as you like. Some sections may be governed by state and federal legislation. It is important that you seek your own HR or legal advice, maintain this policy as legislation changes and adjust it to meet your human resource management requirements.
This code of conduct workplace policy template is suitable for all your employees, contractors and volunteers. Once you have adjusted the code of conduct policy template to meet the specific requirements of your organisation you can deliver it to new starters at induction and as refresher training on a regular basis.
The following topics are covered in this code of conduct HR policy:
This code of conduct policy will take approximately five minutes to complete.
The following learning outcomes will be achieved on completion of your version of the code of conduct HR policy template:
Once all employees, contractors and volunteers have completed your version of the code of conduct HR policy template, the following business outcomes will be achieved for your organisation:
This code of conduct policy can be uploaded and assigned to your staff via the Sentrient online workplace compliance system or Sentrient human resource management platform. It is best to accompany your version of the code of conduct policy with legally endorsed workplace relations and safety training, such as the Sentrient online workplace compliance courses on equal employment opportunity, internet and social media, privacy, sexual harassment, work health and safety, and workplace bullying.
Sentrient have an extensive range of online HR policy templates publicly available for small and medium businesses and larger organisations in Australia and New Zealand. You can combine these additional policies with this code of conduct policy in support of your workplace relations and safety program. Alternatively, you could combine all the HR policies and procedures to form your own HR manual and employment guidelines.