23 July 2022

L3Harris | Instructor

Crawley, GBR, United States



Job title: Theoretical Knowledge Instructor (TKI)

Job location: UK- Crawley- West Sussex

Job ID: IMS20222106-84658

Role overview:

The CAA / EASA ATPL syllabus of Theoretical Knowledge is an integral part of the course leading to issue of an ATPL license. The course includes a minimum of 750 hours of instruction, delivered in accordance with the CAA / EASA ratified training manual(s) along with 13 formal exams set by the CAA / EASA and assessments under Area 100 KSA (Knowledge, Skills and Attitude)

Core responsibilities will involve, but not be limited to:

Overall responsibilities:

+ To teach a range of CAA / EASA ATPL subjects

+ To prepare and update CAA / EASA ATPL course materials in accordance with the latest syllabus, and to make changes in anticipation of future syllabus changes

+ To assess and act as an internal moderator in appropriate subject areas

+ To prepare, invigilate and moderate appropriate CAA / EASA ATPL Theoretical Knowledge exams

+ To monitor and report on trainee progress

+ To provide guidance and support to individual trainees

+ To maintain accurate course records

As experience allows:

+ To act as course mentor on a rotor basis, to be Single Point of Contact (SpoC) for specific courses

+ To act as Subject Matter Expert (SME) and/or SPoC in specific subject areas, to coordinate the enhancement of courseware, and ensure consistency of delivery of specific subjects


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

Qualification and educational requirements:

+ Instructional experience

+ Aviation experience, either as flight crew, or in a role which gives the required background knowledge to be able to deliver syllabus lessons with credibility


+ Auto Enrolment pension scheme

+ 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

+ Group Income Protection

+ Private Health Care

+ Group Life Assurance

Flexible Benefits including:

+ Cycle to Work scheme

+ Health Cash Plan

+ Dental Insurance

+ Critical illness

+ Gym Flex

+ Leisure and Travel Insurance

+ Employee Assistance Programme

+ Mortgage Advice

+ Discounts with cinemas, travel, major retailers, family days out and much more

+ Free parking

Please note: L3Harris Commercial Aviation does not provide a visa sponsorship for this role. All candidates who wish to apply for this vacancy must have the right to work in the UK in order to be considered.

Note: This Job Description is not intended to be all inclusive. It 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.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws.