Theoretical Knowledge Instructor - Coventry

Theoretical Knowledge Instructor (multiple positions)

As a result of our continued worldwide growth, we are looking for experienced Theoretical Knowledge Instructors to join our ATPL Ground School team.

Core duties will involve, but not be limited to:

  • To teach a range of EASA ATPL subjects
  • To prepare and update EASA ATPL course materials in accordance with the latest syllabus, and in preparation for future changes
  • To assess and act as an internal moderator in appropriate subject areas
  • To prepare, invigilate and moderate appropriate internal Theoretical Knowledge exams in preparation for formal EASA ATPL exams
  • To monitor and report on trainee progress
  • To provide guidance and support to individual trainees
  • To maintain accurate course records

Essential skills and experience:

  • Ability to multi task and work under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to interact well with trainees
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team and carry out assignments to completion
  • International outlook with the ability to deal comfortably with various cultures
  • Proven working knowledge of Microsoft Word/Office/Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong organisational and customer service skills
  • Capacity to deal with people in a polite and friendly manner

Subjects to be delivered under the EASA ATPL syllabus:

Ideally, you will need to deliver at least three of these subjects:

  • Air Law
  • Aircraft general knowledge (Power plants, systems, electrics)
  • Aircraft general knowledge (Instruments and automatic systems)
  • Aircraft performance
  • Principles of flight
  • Flight planning
  • General navigation
  • Radio navigation
  • Meteorology
  • Operational procedures
  • Mass and balance
  • Communications
  • Human performance and limitations

Qualification and educational requirements:

  • Instructional experience, ideally in the ATPL syllabus, or in the aviation industry
  • Aviation experience, ideally as a commercial pilot, military aviator, Air Traffic Control or ground operations

Additional information:

To apply: If you can demonstrate your qualifications, knowledge, skills and experience match our requirements, we’d like to hear from you. Applications will only be accepted from individuals who possess the eligibility to live and work within the EEA.

L3Harris is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible applicants regardless of their background.

Note: This advert is designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this job title. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the role. The employee may perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

As part of this application you will provide us certain personal data as defined by the Data Protection Act. This information will be used for reviewing and assessing your application for this vacancy and shall be retained for a maximum of 12 months. Should you wish for your data to be deleted in respect of this application please email

AGENCY INFORMATION: L3Harris currently operates a preferred agency arrangement for all permanent, contract and temporary recruitment across all areas of the business.  As such, we ask agencies to refrain from making contact with any of our colleagues and that no CVs are submitted. Any unsolicited CVs or communications will reflect unfavourably on any potential opportunities for your agency. Any unsolicited CV will be sent at your own risk and will be interpreted as a 'gift' and we will reserve the right to engage with candidates directly having not, in any way, entered into your company's Terms and Conditions of Contract.

If you would like to be considered for preferred supplier status in the future, please send a brief introduction to your business to, clearly stating in the header of your e-mail your company name and the disciplines that you specialise in. Your e-mail will then be kept on file for consideration should we review our current preferred arrangements.  Many thanks for your interest and co-operation with this.

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Application deadline: Feb 02 2020






Airline Academy
Job Type
TKI - Coventry
Coventry, UK
Start date(s)
January, 01.06.2020
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