Military School Job Openings

Location: Roswell. NM
November 23, 2021

 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.

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. Pay range offered for the Troop Leadership Advisorposition is $38,500 to $45,000.

Job description 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


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



  • Associate degree, or equivalent military service.


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Military experience preferred
  • Experience with young adults in a supervisory capacity
  • 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 application, resume, transcripts, and letter of interest to the NMMI HR Office located in Lusk Hall, 101 W College Blvd, Roswell, NM, 88201 or email to . Applications are located at:   NMMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.