Pilot Flight Academy AS

Open application, Theoretical Knowledge Instructor


We are always looking to connect with qualified and motivated candidates to join our ATPL ground school team at Pilot Flight Academy in Sandefjord.

On this page, you can send in an open application for the position of Theoretical Knowledge Instructor.

We currently do not have a specific position vacant, but we will get back to you if your application could be relevant for a future position in our company.


About the employer:

Pilot Flight Academy is one of the largest and most modern academies in Europe. We are located at Torp Sandefjord Airport and Notodden Airport, and also have a branch in Texas, USA. The academy has a large international environment with about 350 students and a total of about 120 employees and has great growth ambitions internationally. In the coming years, a great need is expected for new pilots, and our goal is to train professional and skilled pilots who are sought after by the airlines.

We are looking for Theoretical Knowledge Instructors (TKI’s) to join our ATPL ground school team at Torp, Sandefjord.

Core duties, but not to be limited to:

  • Teaching the EASA ATPL theory subjects
  • Monitoring and reporting on student progress
  • Providing guidance and support to individual students
  • Maintaining the course records
  • Preparation and updating of the course materials
  • Taking responsibility of delegated tasks

Essential skills and qualifications/experience:

  • Instructional experience, ideally ATPL level/subjects
  • Aviation background (pilot, military, ATC, engineer or ground ops)
  • Excellent communication skills, written and orally
  • The ability to interact with our students in a professional, polite and friendly manner
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to carry out assignments to completion
  • Positive and proactive attitude 

ATPL subjects that we are delivering:

  • Air Law
  • Aircraft General Knowledge
    • Engines
    • Airframes and Systems
    • Electrics
    • Instrumentation
  • Aircraft Performance
  • Principles of Flight
  • Flight Planning and Monitoring
  • General and Radio Navigation
  • Meteorology
  • Operational Procedures
  • Mass and Balance
  • Communications
  • Human Performance and Limitations
  • Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes (KSA)

Ideally, our candidates will be delivering two or more subjects, but Pilot Flight Academy will assist you to be able to teach up to four subjects.

 We offer:

  • Attractive and competitive conditions
  • Career opportunities
  • A positive working environment
  • Modern facilities

Emphasis will be placed on personal suitability for the position. The workforce should, as far as possible, reflect the diversity of the population. Pilot Flight Academy encourages all qualified candidates to apply.

We also encourage teachers in high schools/gymnasiums, teaching science/maths subjects to apply

Upon employment, the selected candidates have to apply for The Norwegian Civil Aviation Authority for the background check and to be approved to hold a mandatory access card that gives access to the security clearance area at the airport. Further information can be found here: https://luftfartstilsynet.no/en/


Del på:




Ved behov




Open application


Upon appointment


Sandefjord, Torp




Hangarveien 11 3241 SANDEFJORD