Fly into 2019 with a new horizon.

Flight Instructors – Bournemouth and Cranfield, UK

Set your coordinates to 50°46’48”N – 001°50’33”W and discover exciting new Flight Instructor salary and benefit packages with L3 Commercial Aviation.

Become a Flight Instructor in the United Kingdom

Fly into a new horizon and discover our attractive salary and benefit packages

We are L3 Commercial Aviation, one of the world’s leading airline training organizations and we are expanding our team of Flight Instructors. Right now, we are looking for commercial pilots who would like to pass their expertise to new recruits joining some of the world’s leading airlines.

We pride ourselves in providing rapid upgrade opportunities with IRI and CRI courses to enable our Flight Instructors to teach Multi-Engine IR events. This year alone, over 30% of our UK Flight Instructors have undergone training to fast track their upgrade path.

Opportunities exist for Multi Engine/Instrument Rating and Single Engine Flight Instructors.

If you hold an EASA CPL with a Class 1 Medical and are ME/IR or SEP rated we would like to hear from you.

We know it’s not just about the salary, but our salary and benefit packages are among the most comprehensive in the industry.

You will enjoy a competitive salary package and comprehensive benefits including:

  • Generous new salary package, potential to earn up to £64,000
  • Retention bonus of up to £5,000 for Qualified Flight Instructors
  • Flexible working patterns, ie 6 on / 3 off
  • Loss of license insurance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Generous leave package
  • Death in service benefit


We also offer commuter contracts with monthly accommodation/travel allowance or relocation assistance along with flexible working patterns.

Current opportunities

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

Airline Academy

Bournemouth, UK , Cranfield, UK Find out more Closing, Dec 31 2019
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Single Engine IRI Flight Instructor (FI) (SEP) - UK

Airline Academy

Cranfield, UK , Bournemouth, UK Find out more Closing, Dec 31 2019
Charlie Bough | L3 Flight Instructor and Examiner

A highlight as an Instructor is to see your trainees succeed, having helped them in the right direction and see them take control of their own destiny to do the job I loved. This is exactly why I enjoy training.

Charlie Bough | L3 Flight Instructor and Examiner