Department of Education and Training Graduate Program

Discover Your Future

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated graduates who are passionate about education and want to make a difference to the lives of all Australians.

Voted in the top 10 of Australia’s most popular graduate employers, we are excited to announce that applications for the 2019 Graduate Program are now open!

Discover your future – APPLY NOW

We will offer you:

  • An opportunity to grow your career through diverse experiences and exposure to our business and our people
  • Access to professional development and on-the-job learning activities:
  • A workplace culture that is supportive, flexible and rewarding
  • The opportunity to participate in multiple employee networks, peer support and mentoring relationships
  • Excellent employment conditions with competitive remuneration, superannuation and employee entitlements PLUS relocation assistance
  • A supportive work environment that recognises and appreciates your lifestyle

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.

For further information, please email or call the Recruitment Team on (02) 6121 5000.


The Department of Education and Training is committed to supporting the employment and career development of people with disability. The department is participating in the RecruitAbility scheme for recruitment of the 2019 Graduate Program.

Details about the RecruitAbility scheme can be found at the Australian Public Service Commission’s website.


The following is a list of all the resources that are associated with Department of Education and Training Graduate Program.


  1. 2019 Graduate Program Guidelines

    Created: 31 August 2018

    The Department of Education and Training Graduate Program Guidelines sets out the expectations for graduates, supervisors and the People, Culture and Capability Branch...

  2. Department of Education and Training Enterprise Agreement 2016-2019

    Created: 14 April 2016

    Approved Enterprise Agreement for the Department of Education and Training (Fair Work Commission Agreement ID AE418420), effective from 8 April 2016

  3. Fact Sheet- Graduate Program Relocation Assistance

    Created: 31 August 2018

    The Department of Education and Training provides reasonable relocation assistance for Graduate Program participants who will require to relocate to Canberra to commence...

  4. Workplace Diversity and Inclusion Strategy 2017- 2019.

    Created: 3 December 2014  |  Last modified: 18 December 2014

    The department is committed to reconciliation and supports workplace diversity. It values the contributions of people with different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives,...