Charleston Job Corps Center

Charleston Job Corps held a Sip n Dip self-portrait contest which will be judged for prizes at the end of June.  Students participated in our Plein-aire (outside) Sip n Dip contest which was orchestrated by Margie Clemmons and assisted by Joni Radcliff-Pena

Charleston Job Corps hosts’ the 2nd COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic on June 3, 2021. A total of 38 staff and students were vaccinated of which, most received their 2nd dose, however, several staff members requested to start the vaccination process. Nikki Hamm of Trivillian’s Pharmacy was on site to give vaccinations and received assistance from Charleston [...]

Jongie Shelton called the Charleston Job Corps and requested our students to build a tool chest in order to store her father’s tools. Shelton was told to contact the Charleston Job Corps center for assistance. Her friend was aware of the Carpentry trade being taught on center. Thus prompting the call to the Carpentry instructor, [...]

Graffiti Removal Charleston Job Corps planned several Earth Day events which were held on April 22, 2021. Charleston Job Corps students enrolled in painting, carpentry, and facilities maintenance trades were asked to volunteer their time for the benefit of our environment. With the help of Carpentry Instructor, Tommy Fitzwater and Facilities Maintenance Instructor, Richard Asbury, [...]

Charleston Job Corps held a virtual Women’s History Program to honor the many achievements of West Virginia Women both past and present with the help of Julie Palas, Interim Executive Director for the West Virginia Women’s Commission. Our speaker of the hour, Mayor, Amy Goodwin, tells of her legacy of empowering women by being the [...]

Charleston Job Corps graduate, Antonio Garner, is building the career of his dreams.  Antonio Garner of Richmond, VA, enrolled at Charleston Job Corps on August 26, 2019, where he pursued the Facilities Maintenance Trade. Garner, among all other Charleston Job Corps students, went from in-class learning to the distance learning platform, in wake of the [...]

Charleston Job Corps opens COVID-19 testing site to provide student testing prior to entrance on center. Charleston Job Corps uses proactive measures to avoid the possibility of future exposure to center staff and students.  A Pre-Built building has been installed and will be used for the sole purpose of COVID-19 testing upon student arrival.  The [...]

Ms. Kelly Clark graduated from high school prior to enrolling into the Charleston Job Corps Career Center with plans of continuing her education in the Advanced Training collegiate program. Ms. Clark is currently the owner and operator of Hey Girl! Hair and Beauty Salon in Charleston, WV. Clark was an off-campus student who studied to [...]

Charleston Job Corps’ business community liaison, Nancy Shepherd, held the center’s first virtual Black History Celebration on February 26. All Students, Staff and the Administration were invited to learn the value of black history and why it is so relevant today.  The program was highlighted by our gust speaker Maureen Dillard, from the WV Department [...]

Charleston Job Corps Students have been dedicated to their educational goals throughout these challenging times.  The following students completed their studies while securing employment in their training areas.   The Charleston Job Corps team commends you all on a job well done and look forward to your continued success. Timothy Baker:  Age 20 From:  Richmond VA [...]