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Step 9: Taking the Oath: Security, Confidentiality, and Ethics1 Comment
Getting sworn into office is a major accomplishment, and signifies that you have met all of your agency’s high standards to become an employee of the U.S. government. Taking the oath and beginning your work for the government represents a transition into a position with more responsibility, integrity, and pride than many other career paths can offer.
As a civil servant, you must swear to support and defend the Constitution of the United States, which actually defines the work...
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