Cleveland Job Corps Center

Hometown: Painesville, Ohio Center: Cleveland Job Corps Enrollment Dates: 10/22/18 – 05/31/19 Career Area: Nursing Assistant Employer: Wickliffe Country Place Position: State Tested Nursing Assistant After graduating from Harvey High School, Shakia Smith began working in a factory as a Molding Operator. Feeling like she was in a dead-end job with no future, Shakia decided Job [...]

Saturday, May 4, 2019, the Cleveland Job Corps hosted a community basketball game, Hoopin’ for Justice, with the Black Shield Police Association and firefighters from the Vanguards, Famicos Foundation, ICONS, AirCuts & Day Spa and the local community. The Cleveland Police Foundation and the City of Cleveland’s Community Relations Board partnered with the Cleveland Job [...]

Name: Jermaine Richey Age: 21 Region: Chicago Hometown: Cleveland HSD/GED: Penn Foster Enrollment: July 23, 2018 Graduation: June 5, 2019 Trade: State Tested Nursing Assistant, Home Health Aide, Serve Safe and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Employer: Excel Home Health Care Position: Home Health Aide Before enrolling into the Cleveland Job Corps Jermaine attended John Adams High School [...]

Meet… Aniquiana Kurtz Age: 22 Hometown: Flint, Michigan Center: Cleveland Job Corps Enrollment Dates: October 09, 2017 – August 17, 2018 Career Area: Pharmacy Technician Employer: Walgreens Position: Pharmacy Technician   “I am becoming the woman I have always wanted to become, and it is a truly amazing feeling,” stated Aniquiana Kurtz. “I came, I [...]

Meet… Jared Alan Rogers Age: 18 Hometown: Columbus, OH Center: Cleveland Job Corps Enrollment Dates: February 19, 2018 – March 8, 2019 Career Area: Pharmacy Technician Employer: Walgreens Position: Pharmacy Technician “I had no idea how much one place could make such a big impact on my life in such a short amount of time,” [...]

Four months before joining the Cleveland Job Corps Center, Brittany Holmes found herself between a rock and a hard place. She dropped out of school, was unemployed, depressed, and her mother was on the verge of putting her out.  She heard about the Job Corps program while attending a Job Fair. In April of 2011, Brittany joined [...]

Cleveland Job Corps Center is pleased to announce that they are teaming up with of Multicare Home Health Care, MFS Supply and Daystar Staffing Solutions. These new partnerships will further expand Work-Based Learning (WBL) opportunities for students and assisting them in making a successful transition from training to the workplace. Students will be able to [...]

Meet… Steve Moore Age: 20 Hometown: Akron, OH Center: Cleveland Job Corps Career Area: Home Builders Institute Building Construction Technology Job Corps Dates: 01/03/18 – 01/30/19 Employer: Finch Group           Position: Maintenance After earning certifications in Building Construction Technology, RAMset, Forklifting, BCT Pre-Apprenticeship, and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA-10) from the Cleveland Job Corps Center, student [...]

Meet… Destiny Penny Mann Age: 19 Hometown: Akron, Ohio Center: Cleveland Job Corps Career Area: Nursing Assistant Job Corps Dates: 05/07/18 – 01/10/19 Employer: Ohio Living Rockynol       Position: State Tested Nursing Assistant Armed with determination and drive to embark on a new journey, Destiny Penny Mann enrolled in the Medical Assistant trade at the Cleveland [...]

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 [...]