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Senior Lecturer, Aviation Safety Job at Kenya Civil Aviation Authority

  • Experience Required:6 Years
  • Total Positions:1
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Job Category: Education
  • Minimum Education: Degree
  • Job Location: Nairobi, Kenya
  • Posted on: October 25, 2021
  • Last Date: November 9, 2021

Job Description

REF: EASA/AS/15/21

Faculty/Department: Aviation Safety & Security Management
Reports To: Head of Department-Aviation Safety and Security Management
Job Purpose:To plan and organize the teaching activities within the
department in line with the academic calendar; to perform
teaching activities

Scope of work / duties / responsibilities
- Preparing course plans, schemes of work and lesson plans for the section;
-Evaluating the section’s training programmes in terms of quality, student
feedback, attendance rates, training man-hours etc;
-Coordinating with other sections/faculties on teaching facilities and
equipment for the proper planning of course delivery;
-Participating in review of training manuals, standardization of course ware
and other training materials in compliance with applicable regulations;
-Implementing quality management system and ensuring compliance to
quality standards in the department;
-Setting up simulators, laboratories and classroom teaching aids;
-Researching on relevant field of study for upgrading/improving current
courses and proposing new ones and teaching methods;
-Keeping track of, and reporting on, students’ performance;
-Providing subject-matter expertise, advice and guidance as required by
teaching staff, internal and external stakeholders, including the Authority;
-Delivering training in areas of specialization;
-Performing any other duties as may be assigned by the Head of Department
- Aviation Safety and Security.

-Bachelor’s degree in the following disciplines: Aeronautical Engineering or any
other relevant and equivalent qualification from a recognized institution
-A masters degree will be an added advantage.
-Valid AMEL license or equivalent certificate of competency in Aviation Safety
Management from a recognized institution.
-Certificate in “train the trainer” course.
-Training in Curriculum Development.
-Instructor’s Training course.
-Certificate in supervisory skills

-A minimum of six (6) years relevant work experience in aviation safety
oversight, two (2) years of which must be in a supervisory role;
Knowledge and skills
-Knowledge of quality systems in higher learning institutions and applicable
ICAO requirements
-Knowledge and application of course design, training methodology design.
-Knowledge of relevant ICAO standards and national requirement.
-Good written and verbal communication skills.
-Knowledge of examination administration and management
-Proficiency in computer applications.

Interested candidates are required to submit their application letters
quoting the job reference no. on the envelope and application letter,
attaching copies of certificates, testimonials and a detailed CV with full
contact details of three professional referees to the address below. The
applications should be received not later than 9th November 2021.

The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority is an equal opportunity employer.
Female candidates and persons with disabilities (PWDs) are encouraged
to apply. Note, persons with disabilities are required to attach a copy of
valid NCPWD membership card.
The Director General
Kenya Civil Aviation Authority
Aviation House - JKIA
P. O. Box 30163 – 00100

Only shortlisted Candidates will be contacted.

Skills Required

Computer Application Skills
Excellent Written and Oral Communication Skills