Module 3

Learning Unit 13 Responsible & Ethical Leadership

Module 3: Learning Unit 13 Responsible & Ethical Leadership

Learning Activities

Learning activity 1
Read the GMC guidance on leadership and management – how does your quality improvement project address the GMC’s aims and objectives for leadership and management;

learning activity 2
The “duty of candour” was a recommendation of the outcome into the investigation of the Mid Staffordshire Hospital crisis. What does this mean for your clinical practice?

Learning activity 3
Research the role of the organisations Freedom to speak process. How will you develop your own awareness of this?


Learning Outcomes : By the end of this learning unit you will be able to

  1. Explain ethical leadership
  2. Outline the challenges and when this is used
  3. Explore “whistleblowing” and whistleblowing law