Department of Education Graduate Program

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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.