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Multi Engine/Instrument Rating Flight Instructor (FI) (MEIR)

Southampton, Hampshire
£45,000 to £70,000
Job Type
2 Mar 2021

Multi Engine/Instrument Rating Flight Instructor (FI) (MEIR)


Our Client is seeking to recruit a number of Airline Pilot Instructors with at least 5 years expertise in training and instructing potential recruits to become qualified airline pilots.


To provide flight, simulator and ground instruction in accordance with – Airline Academy approved Training Manuals for the Integrated or Modular flight training courses.


The main aspects of the role will include the following:


  • Uphold flight safety in every aspect of training and encourage a ‘just culture’ amongst colleagues and trainees
  • Conduct each training event in accordance with the approved syllabus, and in compliance with the Academy published schedule/programme
  • Ensure each cadet is properly briefed and prepared for each training event and conduct a debrief after completion of the event
  • Complete cadet reports promptly after every training event
  • Monitor every assigned cadet’s progress and report any training performance problems to the CFI or designated representative
  • Foster professionalism amongst all cadets
  • Ensure the Academy’s standards are promoted and maintained throughout training
  • Monitor the maintenance condition of the training fleet and report any defects to operations as soon as possible
  • Observe the highest standard of professionalism in every aspect of this role
  • Maintain personal license and rating validities
  • Retain a valid Class 1 medical. Inform the DHT/CFI promptly if loss of medical occurs
  • Maintain an accurate and true copy of a personal flying logbook
  • Comply with all rules and procedures detailed in the Academy Operations Manual
  • Attend administration, standardization and periodic/annual training as required by the CFI
  • Support the CFI and DCFIs in the conduct of Academy business in the UK and Portugal or any other Academy satellite site
  • Conduct any other reasonable duties which may, from time to time, be given by the Head of Training (HT), CFI or DCFI


Essential skills and experience:

  • Flight instructional experience at ab-initio level:
    • Experienced in delivering VFR and/or IFR training on the MEP aircraft
    • A good standard of piloting and instructional skills
    • Flexibility to adapt learning/teaching styles and to differentiate between cadets
    • Strong customer care skills
    • Knowledge of EASA regulations
  • A good standard of piloting skills and a passion for sharing skills and knowledge with aspiring pilots
  • Flexibility to adapt learning/teaching styles and to differentiate between cadets
  • Knowledge of EASA regulations
  • Good team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to deal comfortably with various cultures


You will the following qualifications as a minimum:

  • Minimum EASA CPL SE/ME/IR(A)
  • Flight Hours:
    • MEP/MEPIR: Minimum 1,500 FI hours
  • Class 1 medical
  • Minimum ICAO English Language Proficiency Level 6

Applications will only be accepted from individuals who possess the eligibility to live and work within the EEA.


Location: These roles will be based in the South of England.


Salary will be a generous package circa £55K - £70K.


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  • Job Reference: 00000304-1
  • Date Posted: 2 March 2021
  • Recruiter: Nexus Jobs Limited
    Nexus Jobs Limited
  • Location: Southampton, Hampshire
  • Salary: £45,000 to £70,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent