Judson ISD

Code of Ethics

  • Avoid the intent and appearance of unethical or compromising practice in relationships, actions and communications.

 

  • Demonstrate loyalty to the District by diligently following the lawful instructions, procedures and policies using reasonable care while exercising only the authority which has been delegated to you.

 

  • Refrain from any private business or professional activity that would create a conflict between personal interest and the interests of the District.

 

  • Refrain from soliciting or accepting money, loans, credits, discounts, gifts, entertainment, favors or services from present or potential vendors.

 

  • Handle confidential or proprietary information with due care and proper consideration of ethical and legal ramifications and government regulations.

 

  • Promote positive supplier relationships through courtesy and impartiality.

 

  • Know and obey the letter and the spirit of laws governing the purchasing function and remain alert to the legal ramifications of all purchasing decisions.

 

  • Ensure that all segments of society have the opportunity to participate in governmental contracts.

 

  • Enhance the stature of the purchasing profession by improving technical knowledge and adhering to the highest ethical standards.