Department of Education Graduate Program

Discover Your Future

Discover your future! Applications for the Department of Education 2020 Graduate Program have now CLOSED.

The Department of Education was voted Australia’s most sought-after graduate public sector employer for 2019 by Australian university students (GradAustralia).

We are looking for graduates with ANY DEGREE that are ready to work in a fun and innovative organisation. We value your skills, knowledge and experience and are committed to supporting you discover your future. Find out for yourself and apply to be a part of our dynamic, people-focused organisation!

As a graduate within the Department of Education, we will offer you:

  • An opportunity to grow your career through two diverse work placements over 10 months
  • Dedicated career pathways in different disciplines (Generalist, Legal, Human Resources and Data)
  • Exposure to our business and our people through the opportunity to get involved in employee networks, peer support and mentoring relationships
  • Dedicated graduate alumni and Senior Executive Champion
  • Access to professional development including participation in the APS Graduate Development Program and on-the-job learning activities
  • Excellent employment conditions with competitive remuneration, superannuation and employee entitlements PLUS generous relocation assistance
  • A workplace culture that embraces work-life balance
  • A strong foundation for a career in the APS.

Applications have now closed.