Careers 

Graduate Registered Podiatrists have a wide range of employment opportunities open to them. They include :
 

  • the NHS
  • private practice
  • the leisure industry
  • the retail sector
  • private health care providers
  • education
  • research

The Profession offers flexibility in employment as in many instances individuals can choose whether to work full-time or part-time and in one or a variety of locations.

Post-graduate opportunities exist in the form of Higher Degrees, and continued Professional Development Courses aimed at up-dating knowledge and understanding or leading to specialisms in for example podiatric surgery, rheumatology, sports injuries and diabetes. Graduates may also choose to further their careers in the fields of management, the education of podiatrists or research.