Residential Counselor

(Charlottesville, VA)

Job Description 

We are growing!


Are you looking for a non-profit organization that places client care above everything? We are a company that:

  • Has talented, hardworking employees

  • Is proud of its low turnover and long tenured employees

  • Has encouraging, passionate, leadership

  • Advocates for mental health issues

  • Offers competitive benefits and pay


We are looking for full-time and part-time Residential Counselors that can work in our all male group home in Charlottesville, VA. We need employees that want to lead our youthful clients through life-changing decisions at this key point in their lives. We need employees that can assist them through problem solving, intervening during crisis situations, and supporting them through various other activities. We hope that you also want to set the highest standards to help our clients meet the goals and objectives outlined in their service plans.


If you decide to apply, we are hoping that you:

  • Have previous experience working with youth in a group home,

  • Understand psychiatric diagnoses and have worked with the mental health population,

  • Have a minimum of a associate's degree in a human services or special education field AND one year of clinical experience providing direct behavioral health services to children.


*A degree in Human Services as defined by the Virginia Board of Professions. To see if your degree qualifies go here --


To apply, send your resume to And be sure “like” our page on Facebook!


Elk Hill does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.


Job Type: Full-time and Part-time