VAISEF Member School Job Posting- Little Keswick School

Little Keswick School, Inc.

“Bringing Students’ Unique Potential to Light”

Since 1963

Residential Counselors, Full and Part Time


Now Hiring Experienced Staff for the 2020-2021 School Year


Little Keswick School is a private, therapeutic, residential school serving boys, ages 9-17 years old who have learning disabilities and emotional challenges.  We are an award-winning program located in central Virginia, just a few miles east of Charlottesville.


Little Keswick has an international reputation and has been in continuous operation for the last 57 years.  With the state-mandated closing of all Virginia Schools, Little Keswick has successfully transitioned to offering our services on-line until campus can be re-opened to students and staff.  We are currently planning for our campus to re-open this summer and are interested in full and part-time staff who have experience working in the field.


The Residential Program seeks energetic, engaging applicants who have a passion for helping children experience personal growth.  The Residential program offers students a setting to practice and learn interpersonal and life skills. Counselors are responsible for building therapeutic relationships, teaching Social Thinking © skills, planning engaging leisure activities, and supporting in life space counseling.  The ideal applicant is organized, who can attend to details, enjoys being physically active, and can use inter-personal skills in supporting others.

Benefits of working for Little Keswick School include:

  • Hands-on experience working with students having a wide range of social and emotional needs
  • Opportunities to consult with Educators and Psychologists on a daily basis
  • Participation in weekly professional development meetings
  • Implementing an innovative and proven behavioral intervention program
  • Being part of a Nationally Recognized, Award-Winning program
  • Mandt Crisis Intervention certification
  • Medical, dental, life insurance, tuition assistance
  • Profit sharing plan & 401 K
  • $36,000 – 40,000 for full time with benefits


Contact: Gene Lemarr

P.O. Box 24

Keswick, VA  22947

Phone: 434-295-0457, Fax: 434-977-1892

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