P1 British Values.
The rule of law
Mutual respect for and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs and for those without faith.
Define the terms citizen
Person who is entitled to enjoy all the legal rights and privileges granted by a state to the people comprising its constituency, and is obligated to obey its laws and to fulfill his or duties as called upon. Also called national. See also domicile and resident.
Citizenship is the process of being such a member. It is how we make society work, together. Citizenship education gives people the knowledge and skills to understand, challenge and engage with the main pillars of our democracy: politics, the economy and the law.
Citizenship describes the relationship between the citizen and the state and the need for citizens to understand the political and economic processes, institutions, laws, rights and responsibilities of our democratic system.
Individual rights are set of freedoms that an individual citizen can expect to have in a society. These right can change from country to country and can also change over time. Rights are not always the same, they are given to individuals by the state or country the live in and can be remore or changed a legal process whenever the state thinks it is appropriate to do so.
The Data Protection Act gives rights to individuals in respect of the personal data that organisations hold about them.
A right in certain circumstances to have inaccurate personal data rectified, blocked, erased or destroyed
A right of access to a copy of the information comprised in their personal data;
A right to object to processing that is likely to cause or is causing damage or distress
A right to prevent processing for direct marketing
Human Rights are the basic rights and freedoms to which all human beings are entitled, like civil and political rights, the right to life and liberty, freedom of thought and speech/expression, equality before the law, social, cultural and economic rights, the right to food, the right to work, and the right to education.
These qualities of a good citizen are very similar to the qualities which are looking for in the public services. The public service value recruits who are disciplined.motvated,caring and involved in the community by working towards being a good citizen you are improving your chances of being recruited into the public services.
A positive attitude welcome challenges and change and does not engage in complaining about things. If you have to do a job you should do it to the best of your ability that is what the public pay you for
The ability to be trusted in essential in the services, you deal with confidtial information all the time and you must respect the trust that has been placed in you. You must also be a rola model to the public so if you lie or are seen to be dishonest you shame the whole service
Working with other
All the service work together,partcularly in case of a major incident or national emergency . You must show you have a good record of working well with others.
The public service come across many problem in their day to day duties. You must be able to think of a way to solve those problems. For example if the building on fire police will working with other service to solve the problem. Democracy.