Get involved

There are so many ways for members and others to support our work to improve child health. Apply for an official College post, become a media spokesperson, support our exams and courses or volunteer overseas.

Some of our volunteering opportunities

Volunteering opportunity

Vice President for Health Policy - nominations now open

This is an excellent opportunity for a College Fellow with a significant interest, understanding and knowledge of UK health policy. You'll help drive policy and advocacy on issues such as prevention and health inequalities in childhood, future services and workforce planning.

This spring we published our 'phase 2' reports on equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI), addressing issues raised by our members. One report looks at College volunteering and awards.

Our ambition is that by 2030 those in voluntary roles will reflect the diversity of the membership.

Members' blogs on volunteering


Reeling in the years at RCPCH

Dr Kevin Windebank is a Retired Paediatric and Adolescent Oncologist from Newcastle upon Tyne and is the College's Representative for Senior Members. In his blog, he recalls the many volunteer roles he's held within the College and how much he's enjoyed being able to contribute to child health while...