189-4 Air Traffic Services Instructor OJT/Classroom/Simulator (Prospective Post)

Field Projects
ICAO Duty Station
ABW Post Reference

Qualifications Requirements:

1.  Extensive experience as an air traffic controller in a variety of ATC activities, including both, radar and non-radar areas in either control tower, terminal or en route option.

2.  Sufficient instructional experience carried out at an established ATS training centre having the use of trainers or simulators and audio-visual aids, and shall have given instruction in instructional techniques.

3.  Experience in the preparation of training course materials, course notes, including those for radar control.

4.  Experience in programmed teaching techniques.

5.  Experience as instructor in ATS training programmes utilizing ICAO annexes and documents or publications directly derived therefrom.

6.  A good command of oral and written English, French or Spanish is essential.


1.  Judgment/decision–making: Proven ability to take ownership of all responsibilities and to honour commitments, to exercise mature judgment, to recognize key issues and analyze relevant information, to make feasible recommendations and to take sound decisions.

2.  Communication: Ability to write clearly and concisely and to present articulate verbal reports.

3.  Teamwork: Ability to work with colleagues to achieve the project goals and maintain harmonious working relationships in a multinational environment.

4.  Leadership, vision and management of performance: Demonstrated ability to plan and guide the work of a technical team in a multinational environment, to identified priorities and adjust them as required.

5.  Client Orientation: Ability to establish and maintain partnerships with external collaborators, to work and advocate effectively in a consensus-based system and to successfully manage and resolve conflict.

6.  Commitment to continuous learning: Willingness to keep abreast of new developments in professional field.

7.  Technological awareness: Ability to use contemporary office automation equipment, software, databases.


1.  Conduct classroom lectures and laboratory exercises in the ATS Training Section.

2.  If required, participate in the selection and training of counterpart instructors after they have gained practical experience.

3.  Assist, if required, in setting the modalities and guidelines for arranging, preparing, conducting and monitoring classroom framing.

4.  Assist in any necessary revision of existing curricula, syllabi and course materials.

5.  Participate, as required, in the development and implementation of the latest instructional techniques.

7.  Perform other related duties as may be required.


In accordance with the ICAO Technical Co-operation Bureau (TCB) grading system.