VAISEF Member School Job Posting -Residential Counselors, Full and Part-Time

Little Keswick School, Inc. “Bringing Students’ Unique Potential to Light” Since 1963

Residential Counselors, Full and Part-Time

Immediate openings Part and Full-Time

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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