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Brief Payscale (please state whether before or after tax) (please ignore if the detailed payscale above is up to date)

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Capt top 163000 5/Mar/18
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FO top 100230 5/Mar/18
FO base 74008 5/Mar/18
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Pension Details for Virgin Atlantic Pilot Jobs
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Employee contribution 6%, Virgin contirbute 15% off full basic salary. Can contribute more thatn 6%, but 15% is max company contribution.  
Conditions for Virgin Atlantic Pilot Jobs
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Roster 750hours limit. Requested days off every month generally granted. Minimum 120 RDO's in 12 month period plus NRD (non rostered days) after each trip. No back to back trips. Absolute minimum 2 days off between trips. Absolute minimum 10 RDO's each month. 6 CDO's (Confirmed Days Off for significant events) days in 12 month rolling period. LEAVE: 35 days plus 1 day for each year of service for 7 years. If leave greater than 7 days 2 duty free days will be allocated also.
Leave 35 days plus 1 day for each year of service for 7 years
Staff travel Yes
Discounted holidays Yes

Virgin Atlantic Pilot Jobs Situation

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Current Situation:  
Positive hiring over this winter You can practice aptitude and psychometric tests here. 21/Aug/18
Recruiting TR'd First Officers for all fleets. Must have 3000 hours and 1000 hours on type. Military applicants must have 3000 hours of which 1500 hours much be Fast Jet or heavy transport. Applications via the website.   10/Aug/13
Overall Hiring Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):
Positive   21/Aug/18
Virgin Atlantic Pilot Jobs Entry Requirements (including preferred pilot schools)
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Promoted from within. 6000hrs minus 250hrs for each year for up to four years. Command looking at least 10yrs. 14/Aug/08
If coming from a commercial background you must have an Airbus or Boeing rating and experience with 3000 hours, 1000 on type. If coming from a military background you will need to have 3000 hours which must include at least 1500 hours 'heavy' experience. You must hold a current Class one Medical and a full JAA ATPL licence (UK issue) - for military pilots a frozen ATPL is acceptable. You should be able to demonstrate a high level of fluency in English (ICAO level 6 English Proficiency). 31/May/12
Recruitment Process for Virgin Atlantic Pilot Jobs
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No Sim Ride. 3 panel interview with two pilot managers & HR person. Friendly relaxed interview with short scenario aspect. Practice aptitude and psychometric tests here.  3/Apr/17
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10xA330-300, 4xA330-200 7xA340-600, 7x747-400, 17x787-9 29/Aug/18
12xA350-1000(5 Options)   29/Aug/18
Virgin Atlantic Pilot Jobs Recruitment Contact
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Preferred method of application:  
Very friendly bunch, calls appreciated. Preference for online app. 31/Mar/14
Graham Hall 30/Mar/14
Job Title:  
Pilot Recruitment
The Office, Crawley Business Quarter, Manor Royal, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 2NU
Tel: 01293444250 30/Mar/14
Fax: 01293-444924
Email: (To find out whether your email application has been read use VisualCV) 30/Mar/14
Website:  7/Oct/10  
Pilot vacancies webpage:  7/Oct/10  
Online application form link:  12/Jan/05;jsessionid=BlyLgLXg0qnq1yFXzvkBGDyX50qhvMmsb5183tnTRFHTH2mLC9Qx!1186299480    
Bases For Virgin Atlantic Pilot Jobs (including restrictions for recent pilot school graduates)
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