Upcoming Indian Flight School is Seeking a Chief Flight Instructor

29th Sep 2022

Vision Flying Training Institute (VFTI), an upcoming Indian flight school, is currently seeking a Chief Flight Instructor. Please see an extract from the job post below.

“Key Accountabilities:

  • The CFI is responsible for the complete ecosystem for the flight and synthetic flight training conducted at the Academy’s bases as follows:
  • Supervision of all Flight Instructors including monitoring of KPIs, attendance and performance.
  • Standardisation of all flight instruction and flight simulation instruction. Monitor the required quality and standard of training given by the flight training staff
  • Programming and monitoring the training given.
  • Coordinate with QM to ensure maximum serviceability and utilisation of aircraft.
  • Ensuring that there is an adequate number of suitably qualified flight training staff available to undertake the required training task of the company
  • Monitoring student Flying progress.
  • Preparing and maintaining Training Records.
  • Preparing and maintaining Flight Instructors’ flight and licence requirement records. Ensuring all Flight Training Staff are suitably qualified, licences, medicals and company standards checks
  • Preparing amendments to the flight syllabi. Ensuring Training policies and processes are suitable for the task and regulatory requirements. Advising of Shortfalls and remedial requirements
  • Accountable for ensuring that the company complies with the local regulatory requirements concerning delivery of flight Training
  • Responsible for promoting flight safety throughout the company, supported by the Head of Training.
  • The monitoring and management of Flight Simulation Training Devices (FSTDs).
  • Attending the Organisation’s internal Training Meetings (in person if located at the main base or via Skype if located at a satellite base).
  • Chairing the Organisation’s internal Flight Instructor Meetings.
  • Ensuring that his/her flying qualifications are current.
  • Acting as an Instructor and/or Examiner, when required depending upon availability.
  • Conduct administrative and other duties that directly support the role.
  • Plan, strategise and execute annual flying hours goals with the management

Qualifications, Experience and Personal Qualities

  • CPL or ATPL Licence
  • Flight instructor’s rating
  • Instrument Rating
  • Medical
  • Minimum of 2000 hours PIC, 1200 hours as Flight Instructor, 50 hours instructional night flying
  • Ability to work well in a structured environment
  • Team oriented
  • Result oriented
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of MS Word and MS Outlook
  • No aircraft accident or aviation violation convictions
  • Current Commercial Pilot Licence
  • Hold or have held a professional pilot Licence
  • Experience in training as a Flight Instructor
  • Previous management experience in an aviation”

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