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Ascent Flight Training

Government / Defence / Aerospace

United States flagUnited States | N. America

Flight Instructor - T-6A Texan II




Employment - Permanent
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Minimum requirements

Type rating
Not required (Training Provided)
Flight time notes
  • Flight time requirement is not specified by the employer.
Lic. Authority
Class 1
Covid-19 vaccination
Not specified

Additional requirements

  • You will have previous experience as a Qualified Flying Instructor pilot in the military environment. Qualifications and/or recommendations from the RAF Central Flying School will be essential.
  • Previous experience in a Basic Flying Training role on a turbo-prop airframe would be extremely advantageous and experience in a synthetic training device would be beneficial but not necessarily essential.
  • Above all else you will thrive when instructing students and helping them to strive for success.
  • You should already be an excellent communicator and you will be accustomed to working with different levels of ability so that you can nurture the full spectrum of students. You will be working in an environment which is heavily customer focused, ensuring the company provides a first class service at all times.
  • Have experience of multi-facetted flying disciplines, combining leadership and airmanship to provide a positive learning environment.
  • Be able to demonstrate experience of working in collaboration with other teams.
  • Have strong presentational skills, targeting a wide audience of varying abilities.
  • Be able to develop and update courseware with emerging best practise and updates as required.
  • Fully engage with the RAF Safety Culture.

Compensation and benefits

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Insurance - Life
Insurance - Medical
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Parental Leave
Sick Time


  • Competitive salary
  • Equivalent to 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (Extra days with length of service)
  • Private BUPA health care for you and your family
  • Pension plan (Up to 6% matched)
  • Life Assurance (Up to 3 times your annual salary)
  • Flexible benefits (Buying and selling of holiday, BUPA dental, cycle2work scheme, retail discounts)
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave and pay
  • Enhanced company sick pay which increases with length of service
  • Employee Assistance Programme (24/7 free and confidential legal and wellbeing advice)
  • Annual reviews of your salary and individual learning and development plan
  • Mental Health Support and subscription to the Unmind platform for you and a plus one
  • Free eye tests for DSE users and money towards any subsequent corrective glasses.

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Base location

United States flagUnited States | N. America
Base location icon VLY - Angelsey

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