Leadership Programme - Applications open 2022

Leadership Programme
Inspiring the future leaders in podiatry
The Royal College of Podiatry Leadership Programme – Inspiring the future leaders in podiatry. Deadline for applications extended to 25 February 2022

Applications are open for this year's leadership programme, Inspiring the future leaders in podiatry, which is part of the Royal College of Podiatry (RCPod) Education and Leadership Directorate


  • Richard H Shorney, Real Healthcare Solutions Ltd
  • Joanne Casey, RCPod Project Officer


The Royal College of Podiatry
Quartz House
207 Providence Square
Mill Street
London  SE1 2EW


13/14 June and 16 September 2022


  • Understanding where podiatry fits in an ever-changing healthcare environment
  • Leadership theories
  • Working with colleagues – understanding personality traits
  • Scoping the project
  • Motivating and influencing
  • Change and resilience
  • Business case writing in healthcare.


This programme aims to provide future leaders with an educational programme that fulfils their expectations from both an operational and strategic perspective.

In addition, the leader will develop their leadership toolkit throughout the Leadership Programme and be able to apply the newly acquired skills in practice.

On completion of the programme, the leader will be invited to join the Leadership Alumnus alongside the previous leadership cohorts.

How to apply

To apply, please complete a 250-word expression of interest to attend this course, entitled: How this leadership programme will assist my development in the podiatry profession. 

The College is extending the deadline for applications for the leadership programme to 5.00pm on 25 February 2022; this is in recognition of feedback that the College has received from potential applicants that the increased workloads and staff pressures this winter have made it hard to find time to apply. 

Send your expression of interest, together with your CV, to courses@rcpod.org.uk
Spaces are limited.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Certification of attendance will be provided to support your ongoing HCPC requirements under CPD.