Apprenticeship opportunities now open

The Indigenous Apprenticeships Program (IAP)

This program is for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.  It’s an entry level 12-month program to join the Australian Public Service.   Depending on what classification and agency you start at, it comprises of

  • Full time work,
  • On the job training and
  • a formal qualification being either a certificate IV or a diploma.

Positions are across 20 different agencies and in various locations. There is a wide variety of work available including:

  • Policy and program development
  • Service delivery
  • Administration
  • Information technology
  • Human resources
  • Finance

Applications open 4th October 2021 and close at 11:59pm on Friday 29 October 2021.   

The application process:

Stage 1 – Apply online from 4 October to 29 October 2021. If successful, move to stage 2.

Stage 2 – Have an online text based interview from 4 October to 1 November 2021. If successful, move to stage 3

Stage 3 – Take part in a virtual interview from 22 November to 17 December 2021. If successful, move to stage 4.

Stage 4 – Receive employment offer and complete pre-employment checks from mid-February 2022. 

For more information

Visit our Calendar page for the online information sessions.

Visit the Indigenous Apprenticeship Program website.

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