When you work with us, you are part of a diverse and dynamic workforce dedicated to keeping Australia prosperous, secure and united. We offer our graduates a range of interesting opportunities and unique experiences.

About the Opportunity

Our Graduate Development Program offers a variety of hands-on experiences with formal development opportunities over the duration of the 12 month program. Graduates experience various workplace rotations within the Department to build a diverse range of skills and knowledge, whilst working towards a Diploma in Government.

Our graduates are supported by an orientation and induction program, a mentor to launch your career, access to a range of health and wellbeing programs, as well as a team of supervisors, mentors, and supporters to assist and guide you throughout the program.

Eligibility Requirements

Our graduates are required to:

  • Have completed a minimum of an Australian recognised undergraduate or postgraduate degree in the last five years. You can apply while you are still studying, as long as you will have completed your last day of study by the time the program starts
  • Be an Australian citizen on or before 22 April 2019
  • Obtain and maintain an Australian Government Security Vetting Agency (AGSVA) clearance and departmental Employment Suitability Clearance (ESC)
  • Relocate to Canberra

Next Steps

Applications close 22 April 2019 at 11:59pm AEST.