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
- Information technology
- Human resources
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 the Indigenous Apprenticeship Program website.