Miss Katie Pavoni


I am a registered Paramedic and Senior Lecturer, leading the Mental Health and Hospital Avoidance module for the BSc in Paramedic Science. I am the Course Director and Pastoral Care Lead for the Department and am committed to ensuring our future clinicians' emotional resilience and preparedness for practice. 

In addition, I am the Healthcare Professional Manager for the British Red Cross and the National Lead Safeguarding Officer for the Samaritans. 

I have a special interest and passion for mental health, dementia and safeguarding and am committed to promoting student wellbeing throughout the university. I hold an MSc Advanced Practice (Mental Health) and I am a member of the College of Paramedics Mental Health & Wellbeing Steering Group and a member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of First Aid Education. 

Academic responsibilities

Course Director / Senior Lecturer in Pre-Hospital Care


  • MSc Advanced Practice (Mental Health)
  • Paramedic Science (FdSc)
  • Drama, Applied Theatre & Education (BA Hons)
  • HCPC Paramedic