Meet our podiatry graduates

Find out what our graduates thought about studying at New College Durham and how it has helped them to succeed and progress.

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Kate Mottershead

Kate Mottershead

Kate liked the idea of getting involved in a real-working clinic. She developed the skills needed to pursue her dream career.

Hannah Dunn

Hannah Dunn

Hannah was delighted to find a podiatry course close to home. She fell in love with the facilities at our clinics.

Holly Scarth

Holly Scarth

Holly was eager to start a career in podiatry. She has secured a job with Newcastle Foot Clinic as a MSK Podiatrist.

Sarah Reel CS

Sarah Reel

BSc (Hons) Podiatry student, Sarah Reel, has found that her degree in Podiatry has taken her in some surprising directions.

Darren Kennier CS

Darren Kennier

Darren qualified from New College Durham in 1994 and has worked extensively in the NHS for over 18 years, 15 of which have been in the field of Podiatric Biomechanics. 

Ruth Moralee CS

Ruth Moralee

Former podiatry student Ruth came to New College Durham as she wanted a change of career due to family life.  She liked the high standards of facilities such as the LRC and the off-site clinics specific to podiatry.

Elizabeth Fenwick-Donaldson Case Study

Elizabeth Fenwick-Donaldson

Elizabeth said she would recommend New College Durham to anyone wanting to study podiatry

Danielle Moore CS

Danielle Moore

Danielle returned to education following a break and is now working as a podiatrist for the NHS.

Claire Giplin CS

Claire Gilpin

Claire always wanted to be a doctor but left school without A-Levels. Studying the podiatry degree at New College Durham has given her a stepping stone into medical school and a source of income to pay her medical degree tuition fees.

Julia Turner CS

Julia Turner

Julia said she would recommend New College Durham as it does everything you need it to and more.  She is now a Podiatrist at The Sunderland Foot Clinic