FTA is a leading CAA/EASA approved, commercial flight and airline pilot training company.

Established in 2006, FTA offers competitive, fast track career pilot training courses and operates one of the most modern and reliable fleets of training aircraft in the world. FTA’s fully qualified and expert instructors are multi-cultural, with a diverse range of aviation experience. With a high instructor to student ratio, FTA delegates receive high quality, market-leading training in accordance with aviation authority requirements.


ATPL (A) Ground Instructor

FTA have a vacancy for an ATPL (A) Ground Instructor. All candidates should be flexible and enjoy working as part of a team to inspire the next generation of pilots.

Main responsibilities: 

Our Ground Instructors are required to plan lessons, create and administer progress tests as well as teach a range of subjects, to include:

  • Human performance and limitations
  • Operational procedures
  • Instrumentation
  • Principles of flight
  • Air law

Requirements: Candidates should be in current flying/teaching practice. Flight or ground instructional experience desirable. Minimum ICAO Level 5 English

Hours are 45 per week split between lesson planning and teaching time (up to 20 hours per week).  

Closing date for applications: 31 March 2018

Apply online 

Please email your CV and Cover Letter to: careers@fta-global.com


ADVANCED FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR - BRIGHTON, UK

We are now recruiting for an Advanced Flight Instructor to join our team at FTA. 

FTA is currently one of the only UK flight training academies to offer integrated pilot training entirely in the UK. We are based at Brighton City Airport, where we have been training pilots for 10 years.

FTA's base, Brighton City Airport is the oldest continuous licensed airport in the UK. It was first founded in 1910, and is the site of the first commercial flight in Britain. The main terminal building was built in 1936 and the structure has hardly changed.

Today, over a century later, students from across the globe come to the South Coast of England to train as commercial pilots. They learn to fly our state-of-the-art fleet of DA40 Star and DA42 Twin Star aircraft, which feature the same systems found in modern airliner flight decks, including EFIS, ADC, FADEC and GNSS instruments

Details:

Reports to: Chief Flying Instructor (CFI)

Location: The role will be based at our Training Centre at Brighton City Airport, which is conveniently accessible by road and rail. 

Overview: Teaching a variety of flight courses, such as the Integrated Flight Deck Programme phases 1-4, Night Rating and Private Pilot Licence.

Main duties to include, but not limited to:

- Complete student reports promptly after every training sortie

- Ensure completion of pre and post flight briefings

- Uphold flight safety in all aspects of training

- Conduct each lesson in accordance with the approved syllabus

- Ensure FTA's standards are maintained throughout training 

- Retain a valid Class 1 Medical

- Comply with rules and procedures as designated in the Operations Manual

- Attend administration, standardisation and periodic/annual training as per the CFI

- Conduct any other reasonable duties which may, from time to time, by given by the Head of Training (HoT) or CFI 

Qualifications requirements:

- Minimum EASA CPL/IR

- Unrestricted FI Rating

- Class 1 Medical

Essential skills and experience:

Good team player with strong interpersonal skills

Self-motivated, confident and enthusiastic

Flexibility to adapt learning/teaching styles and to differentiate between trainees

Experienced in delivering VFR and IFR training on SEP and MEP aircraft

- Knowledge of EASA regulations

- Flight instructional experience at ab-initio level

Apply:

If you match the above criteria and believe that you will be an asset to the team at FTA, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV, along with a Covering Letter to p.jones@fta-global.com

Want to know more about what life as an FTA Instructor can offer you? Find out here.

Qualified Flight Instructor - Brighton, UK

We are actively seeking a new Flight Instructor. All candidates should be flexible and have the willingness to go the extra mile. They should have a passion for aviation and want to make a difference in their role.

FTA is able to offer you a stable roster, career development, pension and other benefits.

Licence revalidations, renewals and medicals are also included.

Main Responsibilities: Flight training for students on the Integrated Flight Deck Programme phases 1-3, Night Rating and Private Pilot Licence.

Entry requirements/qualifications: Candidates should hold an EASA CPL with current flight instructor rating and be in current flying/teaching practice. A Class 1 Medical is also required.

Hours: 5-day shift pattern which includes some weekends.

Location: Brighton City Airport, Wingfield House, Cecil Pashley Way, BN43 5FF

Apply:

If you match the above criteria and believe that you will be an asset to the team at FTA, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV, along with a Covering Letter to p.jones@fta-global.com

 


OPERATIONS STAFF REQUIRED

Placed in the engine of the flight school, you will liaise with students, instructors and airport staff on a regular basis. The role of the operations team is to support head office and training staff in ensuring that all flight information, schedules, customer enquiries and general administration are dealt with in a timely and professional manner. The face of the business and initial contact point for student enquiries, you will be expected to have great interpersonal skills and be adept at managing multiple tasks.

Our operations desk is open between 7.30 am – 8.30 pm Monday to Sunday. Shifts are devised on a rota basis.

We are particularly eager to hear from candidates with a Private Pilot License (PPL) or 'Frozen' Airline Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL).

If you are interested in joining FTA Global’s Operations Team then please send your CV and cover note to: a.armstrong@fta-global.com

 


INSTRUCTOR VACANCIES in Teruel, Spain

Flight Instructor/Base Manager

We are now recruiting for an Flight Instructor to join our team at FTA. 

FTA is currently one of the only UK flight training academies to offer integrated pilot training entirely in the UK. We are based at Brighton City Airport, where we have been training pilots for 10 years.

FTA's base, Brighton City Airport is the oldest continuous licensed airport in the UK. It was first founded in 1910, and is the site of the first commercial flight in Britain. The main terminal building was built in 1936 and the structure has hardly changed.

Today, over a century later, students from across the globe come to the South Coast of England to train as commercial pilots. They learn to fly our state-of-the-art fleet of DA40 Star and DA42 Twin Star aircraft, which feature the same systems found in modern airliner flight decks, including EFIS, ADC, FADEC and GNSS instruments

Details:

Reports to: Chief Flying Instructor (CFI)

Location: The role will be based at our Satellite base at Teruel, Airport, which is conveniently accessible by road and rail.

Overview: Teaching a variety of flight courses, such as the Integrated Flight Deck Programme phases 1-3, Night Rating and Private Pilot Licence.

Main duties to include, but not limited to:

- Leadership of Flight Operations in Teruel, Spain

- Complete student reports promptly after every training sortie

- Ensure completion of pre and post flight briefings

- Uphold flight safety in all aspects of training

- Conduct each lesson in accordance with the approved syllabus

- Ensure FTA's standards are maintained throughout training 

- Retain a valid Class 1 Medical

- Comply with rules and procedures as designated in the Operations Manual

- Attend administration, standardisation and periodic/annual training 

- Conduct any other reasonable duties which may, from time to time, by given by the Head of Training (HoT) or CFI 

Qualifications requirements:

- Minimum EASA CPL/IR

- Unrestricted FI Rating

- Class 1 Medical

- Ability to speak fluent Spanish

- ICAO English Level 5

- 1500 hours total time, (including 500 hours Instructional)

Essential skills and experience:

Good team player with strong interpersonal skills

Self-motivated, confident and enthusiastic

Flexibility to adapt learning/teaching styles and to differentiate between trainees

- Knowledge of EASA regulations

- Flight instructional experience at ab-initio level

Salary: 28,000 EUR, plus other benefits

Apply:

If you match the above criteria and believe that you will be an asset to the team at FTA, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV, along with a Covering Letter to p.jones@fta-global.com

Want to know more about what life as an FTA Instructor can offer you? Find out here.


Qualified Flight Instructor - Teruel, Spain

We are actively seeking a new Flight Instructor. All candidates should be flexible and have the willingness to go the extra mile. They should have a passion for aviation and want to make a difference in their role.

FTA is able to offer you a stable roster, career development, pension and other benefits.

Licence revalidations, renewals and medicals are also included.

Main Responsibilities: Flight training for students on the Integrated Flight Deck Programme phases 1-3, and Night Rating.

Entry requirements/qualifications: Candidates should hold an EASA CPL with current flight instructor rating and be in current flying/teaching practice. A Class 1 Medical. The ability to speak fluent Spanish is desirable. ICAO English Level 5 (minimum) is required.

Hours: 5-day shift pattern which includes some weekends.

Location: The role will be based at our Satellite base at Teruel, Airport, which is conveniently accessible by road and rail.

Apply:

If you match the above criteria and believe that you will be an asset to the team at FTA, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV, along with a Covering Letter to p.jones@fta-global.com