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Job Corps and McNeely Pigott & Fox are recognizing female Job Corps students across the country who have accepted the Job Corps challenge during National Women’s History Month. The socialmedia campaign titled, “Challenge Accepted” will feature one woman from each region to be featured on the Job Corps Facebook page and receive a certificate of [more]


Eighteen year old, Eric Grays enrolled in Job Corps because he wanted to pursue a promising career that would help him provide for his three month old son. In November of 2012, the Cleveland native began a new chapter at the Cleveland Job Corps Center (CJCC). Initially, Mr. Grays had interest in the Facility Maintenance [more]


March 8, 2016 – The Cleveland Job Corps Center (CJCC) joined people, and organizations all around the world in celebrating International Women’s Day (IWD). The 4th Annual CJCC IWD Symposium titled “I CHOOSE…” was a day of uplifting, peace and the spirit of womanhood united as one. The keynote speaker for the event was Cleveland [more]


Congratulations, to the Cleveland Job Corps Center (CJCC) for being recognized by the National Job Corps Association (NJCA) on March 3, 2016 in Arlington, VA. as a Gold Star Center for four consecutive years under Serrato Corporation. The NJCA Star Program recognizes the outstanding community outreach and educational efforts of JC Centers. These efforts are [more]


The Cleveland Job Corps Center, hosted its first ever Community Basketball Game. Cleveland Job Corps students took on the Fifth District Neighborhood Police on Wednesday, March 3, from 5:00 pm -7:00 pm at the Cleveland Job Corps Center.  The Cleveland Job corps successfully won the game 80 to 46 in front of elected officials, family, [more]


Serrato Corporation – operated centers Cleveland Job Corps & Pinellas County Job Corps attended the National Job Corps Association (NJCA), 2016 Policy Forum in Arlington, VA., March 2 – 3, 2016. Twice a year Job Corps Center Directors, Business Community Liaisons, and corporate staff travel to the Washington, DC area to attend NJCA conferences. The [more]


Spotlight on Construction

February 19th, 2016

Patrick Shaw came to the Cleveland Job Corps Center (CJCC) in June of 2014. He graduated from Jackson High School in 2013. After graduation, Shaw worked part-time at a pizza shop until he came to the realization that this would not provide him the career growth he was looking for. He wanted to be able [more]


Forty-eight Cleveland Job Corps Center (CJCC) students participated in National Groundhog Job Shadow Day on February 2, 2016. Several Cleveland employers happily welcomed CJCC students and shared knowledge pertaining to their career area. CJCC students were able to connect the skills they learn in the classroom to those applied daily in their prospective vocational settings. [more]


Cleveland Job Corps Graduation

February 9th, 2016

Over 100 students, eagerly anticipated their chance to walk across the stage as the Cleveland Job Corps Center (CJCC), joined several other Job Corps centers across the county in celebrating   “Commencement Day” on January 29, 2016. Job Corps students all over the country were celebrated and commended for their achievements and commitment to strive for [more]


This month the Cleveland Job Corps Center’s (CJCC) Sign and Display students have been hard at work crafting a banner for the Department of Labor Job Corps Chicago Regional Office. Knowledgeable that CJCC possessed a one -of-a-kind IUPAT Sign, Billboard and Display training program, Regional Director, Thony Martino wanted to put their skills to use. [more]


The Cleveland Job Corps Center (CJCC) was among three Job Corps (JC) centers from the Chicago region invited by the Job Corps National Office to attend a Youth 2 Youth (Y2Y) Listening & Learning Session in Washington,D.C., on January 20 and 21. CJCC was represented by Medical Assistant & Medical Office Support studentDiamond Kalber, Medical [more]