Military School Job Openings

Location: Wayne, PA
March 7, 2023

Job description

POSITION TITLE: TAC Officer – Work 10 months; receive 12 months pay

VFMAC is looking for an individual who can command and supervise a number of TAC officers.

The TAC (Teach, Advise, and Counsel) Officer is responsible and accountable for the daily operations, training, discipline, leadership development, management and overall supervision of the cadets assigned to their unit. Maintains a safety and secure learning and living environment and oversees appropriate behavior management in accordance with the published rules and regulations. Is the primary point of contact for all actions associated with the cadets of their unit and are the primary counselor and role model to their cadets in shaping ethically mind citizen leaders of character. TAC’s also have additional duties in support of the Academy’s summer programs, training management and professional development. They are expected to develop both team and personal relationships with Cadets, built on trust and mutual respect and teach life skills. TACs lead by precept and example and are the embodiment of all the school was established on by its founder. The Barrack’s Advisor is responsible for advising, coaching and guiding the cadets who reside in their assigned barracks as they negotiate their cadet responsibilities. This includes but is not limited to academic, tactical, community, VFMA&C, peer, family and personal responsibilities and challenges.


Prefer a Senior Level Rank Officer or Warrant Officer with a Bachelor’s Degree, in Social Sciences, i.e. Education, Counseling, or Social Work. Previous military, or law enforcement experience. Previous experience working with students and/or background experience as a counselor within a residential/boarding school environment.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $50,000.00 per year


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • On call
  • Weekend availability


Penny Vander Wielen

Human Resource Director

Valley Forge Military Academy & College

1001 Eagle Road, Wayne, PA 19087