The Personal Assistant: Abbey’s story

Abbey Sergeant’s completion of a Certificate IV in Community Services Work has helped her fulfil her goals of working in community services. Now, she is now the personal assistant to the CEO at the Shire of Katanning in Western Australia.

Abbey has a particular passion for youth work and during her traineeship at the Shire of Katanning she was able to immerse herself in her local community by implementing programs to help disengaged young people find employment and plan for a sustainable career.

Abbey was awarded the Australian Apprentice (Trainee) of the Year award at the 2011 Australian Training Awards.