Cleveland Job Corps Center

After graduating from Logan High School in 2017, David Brindley didn’t know what career he wanted to pursue so he decided to move to the Cleveland area for more employment opportunities. His brother, Adam Brindley, graduated in 2018 from the Earl C. Clemons Job Corps Center in Kentucky as a Wire Technician and spoke to [...]

To celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., students and staff of the Cleveland Job Corps Center joined people across the country to serve the community. Volunteering is an important part of the Cleveland Job Corps mission, and students and staff participated in various events this month. On January 20, 2019, Cleveland [...]

The Cleveland Job Corps Center celebrated the accomplishments of its trainees with a Winter Commencement Ceremony on Friday, January 18, 2019. Fifty trainees were eligible to participate in the graduation ceremony. Twenty-one of the graduates earned Honors Cords and four earned double Honors cords for attaining a 12.9 grade level equivalent in math and/or reading. Center Director, Mr. William Houston welcomed [...]

Meet… Sollie Cochran Age: 18 Hometown: Maple, Ohio Center: Cleveland Job Corps Job Corps Dates: 11-27-2017 – 8-17-2018 Career Area: Medical Office Support and State Tested Nursing Assistant Employer: Wickliffe Country Place    Position: State Tested Nursing Assistant On November 27, 2017, a very determined Sollie Cochran walked through the doors of the Cleveland Job Corps [...]

Meet… China Crider Age: 19 Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio Center: Cleveland Job Corps Job Corps Dates: January 3, 2018 – August 17, 2018 Career Area: State Tested Nursing Assistant Employer: Golden Touch Home Health Aide Agency      Position: Home Health Aide     Frivolously spending her time sleeping and lying around on the couch and watching television, 19-year-old China Crider decided [...]

Meet… Cordell Q Lindsley, CMAA Age: 22 Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio Center: Cleveland Job Corps Job Corps Dates: March 26, 2018 – September 27, 2018 Career Area: Clinical Medical Assistant Employer: University Hospital            Position: Nutrition Service Assistant II “There have been bumps in the road, but it’s okay, as long as you’re moving in the right [...]

The Cleveland Job Corps Center hosted the Fifth District Police Community Relations Award Ceremony on October 18, 2018. Notables in attendance included: Chief of Police, Calvin D. Williams (Division of Police); Commander, Sammy Morris (Fifth District Police Department); and The Honorable Mayor, Frank Jackson (City of Cleveland). The Fifth District Police Department’s Community Relation Committee’s [...]

Today’s Dreams are Tomorrow’s Realities” was the slogan instilled into 29 Cleveland Job Corps students when they attended Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge’s NEOSTREAM (Northeast Ohio Science Technology Recreation Engineering Arts Mathematics) Conference at Cleveland State University on Saturday, October 27th.   Students had the opportunity to meet the Congresswoman and participate in interactive activities with NASA, [...]

Cleveland Job Corps Center, Collinwood Nottingham Village Development Corporation, Volunteers of America, Veterans source Center and Homeless Hookup LLC joined forces on October 26, 2018, for “Let’s Make a Difference Day”.  Joining together to support and uplift homeless veterans living in the community at Volunteers of America, Veterans Resource Center (775 E 152nd St, Cleveland, [...]

Meet… Massandje Boduo Age: 19 Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio Center: Cleveland Job Corps Center Job Corps Dates: 10/09/2017 – 09/10/2018 Career Area: State Tested Nursing Assistant Military Branch: Army           MOS: Food Service Specialist Massandje Boduo graduated from Horizon Science Academy where she was enrolled in the Junior Reserve Officer’s Training Corps. During her senior year, she learned about the Job Corps [...]