Edison Job Corps Center

Jessica Ferraro a former student of the Edison Job Corps turned her life around with the Job Corps Program. She earned her GED, Security Trade completion, 12 college credits through the Edison Job Corps Program. She eventually moved into the Advanced Training Program provided by Job Corps. She created a positive affirmation while attending Job [...]

BCL produced the first Virtual Graduation. BCL worked with graduation committee to distribute gift bags to students and plan the wonderful event. The theme of the event was “ From Trial to Triumph.” Several community supporters were in attendance. The graduation committee selected Wesley Jobes from GAF Roofing Academy to receive the Community Supporter of [...]

The Rotary Club for Middlesex County recognized Godwin Uzoagba for Student of the month virtual program. Godwin was recognized for academic achievements achieving his diploma and successfully completing the IMI BRICK Trade. Godwin prepared a speech and discussed the excellent experience he had at Job Corps, career expectations and the importance of serving the community [...]

Tivia Dallas a former Office Administration student who enrolled in the Edison Job Corps Academy in 2015 believes in the power of Job Corps. Life was challenging for Tivia, her mother recently had a stroke prior to enrolling in the program and she was working several dead end positions. Tivia realized  she needed a job [...]

March 1, 2021 – Edison Job Corps Academy is proud to embark on a new service project to improve literacy in our community by collecting books for the Edison Housing Authority and Zone 6 teen center during the month of March. This is one of four service projects the Edison Job Corps Academy will participate [...]

Congratulations to Princess for your dedication to Job Corps. Your work was vital to the Job Corps students and staff. Princess embodied hard work, effort, focus, and enthusiasm for mentoring the students and after 30 years we are wishing you the best retirement. Thank you for all of your contributions and best wishes on your [...]

Edison Job Corps Trainee Breanna Jones successful-ly completed the Certified Nursing trade and is currently employed by Trinitas Regional Medical Center. She credits the residential staff for developing her social skills and providing assistance with public speaking and multicultural awareness. Breanna also thanks the placement department for contributing to her career. Her focus is to [...]

Jason Garcia a former student of the Edison Job Corps program is soar-ing as an entrepreneur. The road to success was paved with several roadblocks and times of uncertainty. However, Jason persevered always seeking to change his life and change the lives of his community. Jason completed the Job Corps program in 2002- 2003. He [...]

Aleah Hargrove completed the Edison Job Corps program in 2002. She studied the Business Technology Trade, earned her high school diploma and certifications in Microsoft Office, Excel, Powerpoint and Access. Aleah credits her inspiration to complete her trade and academic achievements with the help and support of Ms. Learline Jackson and Center Director at the [...]

The Edison Job Corps was selected to present at the Latinos In Sustainability’s Community Solar Panel discussion. EJC student Jesuaidy Martinez presented on his education while attending Job Corps and career outlook for solar paneling. Guests attended the meeting from Rutgers University, Edison Job Corps staff and Solar Engineers currently working in New Jersey. The [...]