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Victorian Public Service

3.9
  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

About Victorian Public Service

  • Government & Public Service

The Victorian Government provides a diverse range of services to the people of Victoria – schools, hospitals, transport, parks, police, tourism, the environment and more.

There are so many career opportunities within the Victorian Government. If you are just starting out, your perfect career may be much more than you were expecting.

A business graduate could be the perfect candidate for auditing, policy making or data analysis. An arts degree provides a broad range of skills, including conceptual skills, writing, and research. There are endless opportunities for every degree within the Victorian Government.

The Victorian Government graduate program is a year-long opportunity to experience public service, grow your potential and gain new skills.

It includes 3 rotations in different departments. You'll contribute to important work and make connections across government. Along the way, you'll develop your talents and find new passions.

Our structured education activities ensure you keep learning and developing professionally. We also provide plenty of informal opportunities to network and make friends.

Best of all, there’s a permanent job for all our graduates at the end of the program.

This is your opportunity to show your commitment to improving the lives of Victorians. We value the breadth, resilience and flexibility our graduates bring.

So demonstrate your creativity and curiosity. Show your adaptability and drive for continuous learning. Practise your emotional intelligence and openness to experience.

We encourage you to share what makes you unique. If you want the satisfaction of working for all Victorians, you'll be a good fit.

Work in a place where you can live our shared values, including integrity, respect and human rights.

Graduate Review

3.9
Overall score based on 12 reviews
9.3
Diversity
9.3
Work Hours
8.2
Management
7.7
Office Work Environment
9.3
Diversity
9.3
Work Hours
8.2
Management
7.7
Office Work Environment
  • Work culture, excellent colleagues.
  • The people have been really friendly and supportive in every team I've worked in. The work is incredibly diverse and quick-paced. I like that we're always working towards the purpose of improving people's lives.
  • Highly inclusive environment, encouraged to develop, closeness to senior management, diversity is respected.
  • Rewarding work.
  • I get to work on things that actually matter and affect the people around me. During the Grad program I got to input my thoughts on policies I worked on, and was always welcomed to share my opinions.
  • Lack of career progression and certainty.
  • Lack of career progression and certainty.
  • Highly rank structured.
  • Can take some time to move up the ranks.
  • Lack of knowledge on working with Aboriginal staff.

Opportunities

  • Melbourne CBD
B
Business & Management
C
Creative Arts
E
Engineering & Mathematics
H
Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences
M
Medical & Health Sciences
I
IT & Computer Science
L
Law, Legal Studies & Justice
P
Property & Built Environment
S
Sciences
T
Teaching & Education

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
The Victorian Government values mean I can bring my whole self to work, free of prejudice or unnecessary judgment.

Osman

  • Graduate stories
The Victorian Government values mean I can bring my whole self to work, free of prejudice or unnecessary judgment.

Osman

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  • Graduate stories
The diversity of the work opportunities is a real strength of this program.

Chrissy

  • Graduate stories
The diversity of the work opportunities is a real strength of this program.

Chrissy

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  • Graduate stories
The Victorian Government values mean I can bring my whole self to work, free of prejudice or unnecessary judgment.

Osman

  • Graduate stories
The Victorian Government values mean I can bring my whole self to work, free of prejudice or unnecessary judgment.

Osman

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  • Graduate stories
The diversity of the work opportunities is a real strength of this program.

Chrissy

  • Graduate stories
The diversity of the work opportunities is a real strength of this program.

Chrissy

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Videos


Graduate video: Chrissy

Hear from Chrissy about her time with the Victorian Government graduate program.

Graduate video: Prachi

Hear from Prachi about her time with the Victorian Government graduate program.

Graduate video: Chrissy

Hear from Chrissy about her time with the Victorian Government graduate program.

Graduate video: Prachi

Hear from Prachi about her time with the Victorian Government graduate program.