To ensure the safety and wellbeing of people with disability, all workers and service providers delivering NDIS supports or services must adhere to the NDIS Code of Conduct.
The seven elements of the Code of Conduct require workers to:
Depending on the kind of supports a worker provides and the kind of organisation they work for, there are likely to be additional requirements that they need to adhere to. It is a good idea to discuss this with your manager.
The NDIS Code of Conduct The NDIS Code of Conduct applies to all workers and service providers. This page includes additional guidance documents for workers and service providers. Type: Web page and guidance documents Length: 5 minutes reading time for webpage; 38-page Code of Conduct Guidance documents. Produced by: NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission
Worker Orientation Module ‘Quality, Safety and You’This module is an interactive online course that explains the obligations of workers under the NDIS Code of Conduct from the perspective of NDIS participants. Type: Online trainingEstimated Length: 90 minutes (4 modules)Produced by: NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission
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