Andrew Castle

August 8, 2012 in Featured, The Greens, Ward E

This candidate’s original nomination form can be viewed by clicking the following link: : Andrew Castle

Name : Andrew Castle

Ward : E

Group : D

Suburb / other : Bonnet Bay

Member of Party : Greens

Year of birth : – See below

Qualifications : - See below

Employment : - See below

Current or past Council? : - See below

Organisation membership : - See below

Other information : - See below

This candidate can be contacted at: andrewc@sutherlandgreens.org.au

Andrew Castle has responded to the Open Letter To Candidates and has provided this information:

Year of Birth: 1990
Qualifications: Certificate IV in Community Services Work (2011), Diploma in Community Services Work (Graduating 2012)
Employment:
Current- Disability Support Worker at Southern Sydney Trusted Care
Previous- Youth Worker at Shire Wide Youth Services, Frontline Staff member at Tradies
Current or past Council?: No
Organisation membership: Australian Services Union, Loftus Tafe Student Association, Bundeena RSL, Sutherland PCYC
Other information:
As a youth and disability support worker in the Sutherland Shire, Andrew Castle has first-hand insight into the important role community services play in the lives of Shire residents. That’s why Andrew is an enthusiastic advocate for the community and will seek to improve funding for local community services.Andrew holds a Certificate IV in Community Services Work and is currently studying a Diploma of Community Services Work. In addition to his role as a youth and disability support worker, Andrew volunteers at Engadine Community Services teaching seniors how to use computers and access the Internet

Andrew Castles’ priorities also include improving public transport and enhancing our Shire for current & future generations by maintaining parks, sporting fields and open spaces. Which is an important factor in the quality of life for Sutherland Shire residents of all ages.

Andrew has also been a member of the Loftus Student Association Board, Sutherland Shire Youth Council and The Sutherland Trade Union Club Community Initiative Group; has played for Bonnet Bay Soccer Club for more than 15 years; and was a Lance Corporal in the Sutherland Army Cadets.

Regards,
Andrew Castle