Category Archives: clayton center news

New Tech School Prepares JoCo Students for In-demand Jobs

Clayton High School will house the new Johnston County Career and Technical Academy opening next year.  The school will offer nursing, computer science, medical assistance and college transfer, allowing graduates to either enter the workforce or transfer to a 4-year college as a junior. These areas of study are in-demand in Johnston County and are growing occupations. Read the full story at

Grand Opening a Big Success!

The NCWorks Career Center in Clayton is “official” now!  Several guests and partners witnesses the center’s grand opening on March 11th, including Capital Area Workforce Development Chair Susan Jackson of BCBS and Clayton Chamber of Commerce Jim Godfrey.  Will Collins, Director of NCWorks at NC Dept of Commerce and Secretary of Commerce Jim Skvarla were guest speakers.

Career center staff did a wonderful job putting on a great event. Job seekers and employers are encouraged to visit the center anytime.