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Current Job Openings


School President


Fork Union Military Academy is seeking candidates for the 11th President in its 119-year history. RADM J. Scott Burhoe, USCG (Ret.), the Academy's current President, has announced plans for his retirement, effective July 1, 2018.

The Academy is seeking a proven leader with a strong background in teaching/learning, as well as a proven commitment to educational excellence. Candidates must have an appreciation for the value of athletics/physical fitness in the total development of young men, and a passion for the role military structure plays to instill school pride and discipline. Candidates should show evidence of a sincere commitment to the development of respect, integrity, faith, character, and discipline in young men.

For information about candidate qualifications and the specific process for applying for this position, please visit the Presidential Search page.



– contact Maintenance (434) 842-4340



– contact Maintenance (434) 842-4340


Utility Worker

– contact Dining Services (434) 842-4390


Candidates interested in applying for employment for posted positions only should email a resume and cover letter to

No phone calls or paper copies please.  We will only contact candidates invited to interview. 


Fork Union Military Academy is a Christian boarding & day school that has been building young men in body, mind, and spirit since 1898. FUMA seeks dedicated faculty and staff professionals who see this school's mission as their own and will strive to support the values of the institution.

Teaching contracts are generally for 9 months and all teachers are expected to participate in 2 outside activities in addition to teaching, such as sports coaching or student club sponsorship. Staff positions are generally 12 month contracts.

Professional development is encouraged and supported. FUMA offers a full complement of employee benefits for full-time employees, including participation in group health, dental, vision, life, and long-term disability insurance; a 403(b) retirement plan and Paid Time Off.

Fork Union Military Academy is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Fork Union Military Academy to provide equal opportunity with regard to all terms and conditions of employment. The Academy complies with federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, national origin, marital status, disability, sex, or any other legally protected characteristic.

You may download a copy of our employment application in PDF format below.

 FUMA Employment Application

Fork Union Military Academy

4744 James Madison Highway
Fork Union, VA 23055 USA

1-800-GO-2-FUMA (1-800-462-3862)


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