Human resources stream in the National Graduate Program

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

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is recruiting human resources (HR) graduates for 2022 graduate programs, on behalf of some APS agencies.

If you want to work for us in our HR stream, you need to apply through this process. You can find out how to apply on the Australian Public Service Human Resources graduates website.

If you have any of the below degrees, you can also apply to our generalist stream through our own recruitment process.

If successful, we’ll offer you your preferred stream. Once you start, you can't change streams.

Read about how to apply.

Type of degree

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

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

Range of work

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

  • strategic human resource work such as organisational culture
  • development and implementation of new programs that build the capability of our staff
  • development of people policies
  • operational advice, support and guidance to business areas.

Page last updated: 25 February 2021