is delighted to confirm new opportunities to join our hugely successful
scheme. This programme is all about getting to know our business, our ethos and our customers, before embarking on a career in the cockpit. This is an outstanding opportunity to
develop a long-term career
in an Airline with an award-winning Leisure Travel Business.
Pilot Apprentice Scheme
has continued to provide fantastic career opportunities for Pilots entering the world of commercial aviation – several of our first Pilot Apprentices have already been promoted to Captain. Throughout your time as a
you will receive support and assistance geared towards preparing and developing your skills in order to take the next steps for your Type Rating and beyond.
You will spend time at both our commercial and operational headquarters in Leeds to see what it takes to deliver an
award-winning customer experience
. Over the duration of the course, we will organise
simulator, in-person and virtual training sessions
to develop your skills and understanding of our business. Training and working as Cabin Crew will help you see how we operate onboard and equips you to deliver our
VIP customer service
. You will also spend time in the crew room at one of our bases supporting the management team in all aspects of the operation. The whole experience puts you in the enviable position of understanding the complex nature of our successful Airline and holiday business.
Successful candidates will require the following to apply:
UK Issued Frozen ATPL Pilots Licence
Current Class One Medical
Completed Multi Engine Instrument Rating (MEIR)
APS MCC Course (or individual MCC & JOC courses)
Advanced UPRT completion certificate
Strong ATPL Theory exam results
Valid UK driving licence
You will have also maintained your flying ‘currency’ through training and/or regular flying (allowing for disruption due to the pandemic). You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills and experience of office IT systems. In addition, you must be flexible as we may require you to work from any of our 10 UK Bases.
Please note - the closing date for applications is 8 November 2022 - apply now to ensure you are considered.
What can we offer you?
We have been recognised as one of the
Top 50 Best Places to Work in the UK
on Glassdoor and offer our valued colleagues a range of benefits including:
Competitive salary with annual pay review
Contributory pension scheme
26 days holiday entitlement per annum (plus bank holidays)
3 x salary life assurance
Generous Discretionary Profit Share Scheme
Structured career progression
Colleague discounts on
holidays and flights
Many retail discounts on travel and leisure, health, and wellbeing, eating out, shopping and lifestyle
If you would like to join us on the next stage of our journey – APPLY NOW