Edison Job Corps Center

Sharon Barnett, Edison Job Corps (EJC) graduate from A+/MCTS was recently hired by RICOH Professional Service. She was an outstanding student while she was attending EJC and staff is very pleased with her professional growth. With permission received from Ms. Barnett it is our pleasure to share an excerpt of the email she sent to [...]

Culinary Arts Students, Chef Wheatle, Chef Kelly, Culinary Arts Counselor Ms. Ramona Way and Business & Community Liaison, Monika Pankiewicz participated in the Edison Chamber of Commerce Annual fundraiser titled “Taste of Middlesex” which took place at the Pines Manor in Edison, NJ. Event featured 50 restaurants, caterers and beverage distributors serving samples that delighted [...]

Thanks to hard work of 4 healthcare students who conducted on center recruitment for the drive and a great response from the student body, 61 pints of blood were collected! Special thanks to volunteers: Dayra Sanchez Kevin Sims Ahmira Smith Ryan Hardaway Next Blood Drive will take place on May 30, 2012.     

Philip Reed is off to a successful start working in the emergency medicine field after graduating from Job Corps in 2010. Reed, a graduate of the Edison Job Corps Center’s Emergency Medical Technician program, was hired to be an EMT in New York City by a leading medical transportation provider immediately after completing his training. [...]

From February 6th to 9th, Edison Job Corps Center Director, Jibu Kuruvilla Deputy Director, Windy White and BCL, Monika Pankiewicz along with Student Government Association students attended the 2012 NJCA Policy Forum. This year’s theme of “Job Corps Works” provided our leadership and students with an opportunity to educate members of Congress on the positive [...]

Office of Congressman Frank Pallone Jr. posted below press reelase on http://www.house.gov/list/press/nj06_pallone/JobShadow.html Additional coverage from this event is available at http://www.mycentraljersey.com/article/20120207/NJNEWS/302070020/Job-Corps-students-shadow-workers   CONGRESSMAN FRANK PALLONE, JR. Sixth District of New Jersey     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Ray Zacarro/Allison Bormel   February 2, 2012 (202) 225-4671                                                                                                                                          Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr, (NJ-06) Hosts Edison [...]

Recently, BJ Jhaveri, AK Systems Inc. Director of Operations submitted support letter to the Home News Tribune. Below please see the content which is available at http://www.mycentraljersey.com/article/20120329/NJOPINION0201/303290006/Job-Corps-earning-its-keep-Edison Job Corps earning its keep in Edison 5:31 PM, Mar. 27, 2012    One of the most important keys to Edison’s economic recovery is the Edison Job Corps, which partners with [...]

  Dec. 6, 2011 – 102 students participated at the recent blood drive and many more were willing to save lives. Do to the outstanding recruitment process conducted by healthcare students and human compassion of our students body, an additional drive will take place on Jan 11, 2012. Thanks to our students,  Red Cross was [...]

On Saturday, December 17th Edison Job Corps hosted a special Holiday Health Basketball Benefit featuring, “The Three Doctors”. This was the second year in a row that Edison Job Corps has opened its doors to nationally known role models and best selling authors, Drs. Sampson Davis, Rameck Hunt and George Jenkins. The doctors are best [...]

The American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF) Quality Program approval committee had the pleasure of reviewing the Job Corps application for program accreditation. It is with great pleasure that Edison Job Corps’ Culinary Arts program earned the ACFEF Quality Program recognition for excellence in the delivery of culinary education. The Center has been ap-proved for [...]