Human resources discipline for the National Graduate Program professional pathway

If you have a degree and want a career in human resources, we want you.

Type of degree

We’re looking for graduates with degrees in the following subjects

  • human resource management
  • arts, business, commerce or management majoring in human resources.

If you applied for the APS HR Graduate Development Program recruitment process, you're applying for the whole Australia Public Service. We’ll source graduates for our Professional Pathway HR discipline through this process.

All HR graduates can apply direct to us by applying for the Generalist Pathway.

Read about how to apply.

Range of work

In the human resources discipline, you may work on a range of projects and tasks like:

  • contributing to strategic human resource work such as organisational culture
  • developing and implementing new programs that build the capability of our staff
  • assisting with the research, design and development of people policies
  • providing operational advice, support and guidance to business areas.

Page last updated: 20 May 2020