Talent pools are pools of prequalified candidates who are ready to be hired straight away for roles. To be placed in a Public Service talent pool, you need to apply when the pool is advertised. To be notified when a pool is advertised, please register your interest.

Reasons to apply

  • Fast and streamlined recruitment process
  • Opportunity to be considered for multiple roles over 18 months
  • Get involved with meaningful work that supports citizens of NSW
  • Launch or develop your career with Australia's largest employer

Working for NSW Government

A career in NSW Government is for people who want to make a tangible and lasting difference in our community. It is for people who are looking for choice and opportunity through the scope and scale of our roles and projects, and the diversity of our people.

If you want your career to grow you – and to be more than turning a profit for an organisation – then you’ll find the career you’re looking for with us.

In the video below, Sam talks about the NSW Public Service Talent Pools application process, and why he enjoys his role as a Client Support Officer.

Application to placement overview

An overview of applying, to what to expect when being placed in a talent pool.

Register your interest

Use this form to register your interest in applying for a talent pool.

Apply for the Grade 7/8 talent pool

Find out about this talent pool, roles that might be available and the recruitment process.