Charleston Job Corps Center

Charleston was among the more than 250 vendors available to Job seekers looking for employment opportunities. While manning the Job Corps booth, Robert Greene, Human Resources manager was honored to meet WV Senator Manchin and further discuss the benefits of the Job Corps Program. . Greene also stated, he gained at least 21 possible candidates [...]

The Women’s Club of Charleston held its monthly General Membership Luncheon on April 3, 2019 at the clubhouse with over 50 women attending. This month the Arts & Education Committee was in charge of the meeting. Member Tia Welch, committee chair requested two students from the Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCC) to assist following the [...]

On March 21-24th The Turner Job Corps Center held the NJCAA Basketball Tournament! A total of six centers were able to be a part of this event: Potomac(A & B Team) Charleston Earl C. Clements Gadsden Job Corps Center Turner Job Corps Center The Women’s National Winners are none other than Charleston’s Girls Basketball Team. [...]

CNA grad Nayim Wells now works at Eastbrook Nursing Facility Nayim Wells, who completed the Certified Nursing Assistant program at CJCC, is the center’s Graduate of the Quarter. Wells earned certifications as a Home Health Aide and CNA, and earned additional certifications for OSHA, CPR and Bloodborne Pathogens. He also took on leadership roles at [...]

Charleston Job Corps Alumni Graduate of the Quarter Nayim Wells, who served as a Vice President of Dorm Leadership completed the Certified Nursing Assistant program this month and is the Graduate of the Quarter. Nayim received certifications in Home Health Aide, CNA, OSHA, CPR, and Bloodborne Pathogen’s. He has secured an apartment in the Charleston [...]

In observance of National Women’s Day, Charleston Job Corps Center held a Women’s Fashion Show to honor the women of our center on Saturday, March 9. Area Vendors from the West Virginia’s Black Women Owned Businesses agreed to provide the clothing of which students would model during the Fashion Show. Our National Women’s Day Fashion [...]

Charleston Job Corps Celebrates National Pancake Day Charleston Job Corps Student Government Association assist the centers BCL, Nancy Shepherd, in preparing pancakes for the student body in observance of National Pancake Day. Students were able to enjoy pancakes prepared in the Panther Cage immediately following classes on Tuesday, March 12. What Better way to end [...]

United Way of Charleston aides Charleston Job Corps student with tax preparation. Members of Americorps NCCC were assigned in the Charleston area for a week and were able to assist Cassandra Curtis of United Way with Job Corps students tax preparation needs on Tuesday, March 12. This event was coordinated by Charleston Job Corps, BCL [...]

On Friday, March 8, four Charleston Job Corps graduates officially completed their training and are now equipped to embark on their journey with the necessary skills and experience to pursue the life of their dreams. All four students have completed training and have obtained employment in their field of training from Job Corps. Graduate Andria [...]

Charleston Job Corps Alumni,  Dock New, graduated from Charleston Job Corps in 2016. While attending Charleston Job Corps Center, he received certifications in Green Awareness, Core Curriculum Construction, Technology, OSHA.  Prior to attending Charleston Job Corps,  Dock worked in Coal Mining and wanted a more stable field of work.  He was very active on center, [...]