Military School Job Openings

Location: Roswell, NM
January 3, 2024

New Mexico Military Institute

Employment Opportunity

Troop Leadership Advisor

About New Mexico Military Institute: NMMI is a state-supported, co-educational college

preparatory high school and junior college, complete with Junior and Senior ROTC programs. With

a Corps of Cadets numbering up to 1000 young men and women, NMMI provides an accredited

college preparatory curriculum on the high school level and a transfer junior college, operating

within a conductive military environment.

Position: The Troop Leadership Advisor (TLA) is directly responsible for the safety, security,

health, and welfare, mentoring, counseling, discipline, and accountability, and in part, leader

development of a troop of 60 – 90 cadets (with few exceptions) between 14 and 21 years of age.

This is a 10-month, full–time position. The pay range offered for the Troop Leadership Advisor

position is $47,500.00 to $50,000.00. The job description is available upon request.



 Exhibit exceptional bearing, presence (appearance), and commitment to duty. As directed, be prepared to dress in the uniform of the day

 Prepare reports and correspondence in support of the Commandant’s Staff and the Corps of Cadets

 Perform other duties as assigned by the Commandant or Deputy Commandant of Operations

 Other duties as assigned


Essential Skills:

 Possess an understanding of the organizational structure and operational functions

 Possess the ability and desire to learn and teach basic leadership skills training for ages 14 to 22 years of age

 Demonstrate the ability to address complex issues through written and oral communication

 Ability to work varied types of shifts, day and night, in performing essential job tasks for periods of up to 10-12 hours in a single day with no breaks




 Associate degree or equivalent military service

 Experience with young adults in a supervisory capacity


 Bachelor’s degree

 Military experience

 Bilingual


Why Should You Apply?

 Excellent comprehensive benefits through the State of New Mexico: Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement, sick leave, paid holidays, and much more

 NMMI offers a rich history and tradition of

educating tomorrow’s leaders since 1891.

 Development opportunities


How to Apply: Send your application, resume, transcripts, and letter of interest to the NMMI HR

Office located in Luna Hall, 101 W College Blvd, Roswell, NM, 88201, or email Applications are located at https://www.nm