NSW Government Graduate Program - Public Service Commission
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NSW Government Graduate Program

The NSW Government Graduate Program gives you the opportunity to shape and change the future of NSW.

With three rotations across government agencies, the 18-month program offers an incredibly diverse experience that allows you to build your own career, no matter what degree you studied.
The Program also offers:

  • Competitive salary from day one
  • A personal mentor and executive sponsor
  • Networking events to connect with your cohort and colleagues
  • Opportunities to complete further study
  • Permanent (ongoing) role offer on successful completion of the program

About the roles

Learn more about the streams, work and locations.

Find out about the role

Who should apply?

Find out more information about eligibility criteria and desired attributes.

Find out if you're eligible

Participating agencies

See which NSW public sector agencies are participating in the program.

Find out who they are

The recruitment process

Find out more about our recruitment process and read our tips for success.

About the recruitment process

Our graduates

Meet some of our recent graduate employees and read about their experiences.

Meet the grads

Frequently asked questions

Discover answers to commonly-asked questions about the program.

Read the FAQ's

NSW Government Graduate Program - Overview

2021 Program
Key Dates

6 July 2020: Applications open

3 August 2020: Information evening

10 August 2020: Applications close

September 2020: Assessment days

November 2020: Offers of employment

February 2021: Start your career in the NSW public sector

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2020 NSW Government Graduate Program Information Evening

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