APS Graduate Programs
The Australian Public Service (APS) recruits a variety of graduates with a diverse range of skills and qualifications, from Business, Law, Engineering, ICT, HR, Science, Marketing and Management, to Security, Intelligence, Service Delivery and Environmental Management. The APS Graduate Portal will help you learn about APS graduate, apprenticeships and school leaver programs.
What is a Graduate Program?
A graduate program is a structured, on the job program, designed to introduce you to an APS organisation.
You will receive training and development, mentoring and on the job support. Typically graduate program
is 10 to 18 months and consists of 1 to 3 rotations. Alternatively, university graduates can apply for
entry level positions.
Why join a Graduate Program?
Many graduate program opportunities offer a dynamic work environment and a diverse and challenging career path.
They provide you with the opportunity to develop great skills, knowledge and networks required to kick start
a rewarding career in the APS, as well as interesting work and development opportunities.