GAA2020 - People with a Disability

Full-time Permanent

Closes: 28 April 2019

Classification: Graduate Administrative Assistant
Salary: $71,309
Position No: GAA2020 - People with a Disability
Directorate: Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 15 March 2019
Contact Officer: Graduate Team on

2020  ACT Public Service People with a Disability Graduate Program

Applications open 1 April 2019.

If you’re looking to start a challenging and rewarding career where you’ll have the opportunity to help shape Canberra’s future, apply for the 2020 ACT Public Service People with a Disability Graduate Program.

We offer successful applicants:

  • three different work rotations to expose you to the vast service provided by Government
  • extensive soft skills training to develop and improve your public sector skills
  • work that challenges you and provides you with opportunities to use and develop your skills
  • a competitive starting salary of $71,309 (as of 12/12/19)
  • salary advancement upon successful completion of the Program
  • access to flexible working arrangements that support a healthy work-life balance
  • a culturally diverse workforce in an inclusive workplace - a number of 2020 graduate positions will be filled by applicants with an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background or a disability - a number of 2020 graduate positions will be filled by applicants with a disability.

We are recruiting to a range of streams:

Infrastructure (Sustainability/Environment/Planning/Engineering/Architecture/Construction Project Management/Surveying)
Public Administration and Policy
Human Services

Employment Eligibility

To be eligible for the ACTPS Graduate Program, prior to starting you must:

  • be an Australian citizen, hold Australian permanent residency status or be a New Zealand citizen who resides in Australia and Special Category temporary residence visa (SCV) by 31/12/2019; and
  • have completed as a minimum a three year bachelor degree from an Australian University within the past five years, between 1/1/2015 and 31/12/2019, or an equivalent degree as recognised by the National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition (NOOSR).
  • Proof of Disability and/or confirmation of Aboriginality or Torres Strait Islander will be required prior to attendance if you are invited to Assessment Centres.

Note: If your bachelor degree was completed more than five years ago but you have recently completed a postgraduate qualification in a field relevant to the stream you are applying for, you may still apply and your application will be considered on merit.

For more information and to apply go to:

Career interest categories:

Administration and Governance
Business and Commercial Services
Disability identified positions
Engineering, Construction and Infrastructure
Graduates, trainees and apprentices
ICT, Digital and Data
Policy, Programs and Projects


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