Applications are now open for the 2018 Victorian Public Service (VPS) Graduate Recruitment and Development Scheme (GRADS). The Victorian Government is proud of our State’s thriving economy, quality health and education systems, healthy environment, caring communities and vibrant democracy. To help strengthen our performance in these areas, the Victorian Public Service is seeking applications from graduates from all disciplines who want to contribute to Victoria’s future.
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Department: Graduate Solutions
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Graduate
Classification: VPSG2.1
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/2018
Closing Date: 17-Apr-2017
Salary Range: $48,489 - $55,377
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Generic GRADS Position Description.DOC (Word, 43KB)

Generic GRADS Position Description.DOC (Word, 43KB)
Job Specification


Position Details

If you want to contribute to the Victorian community and share the values of the Victorian Public Service:

  • Responsiveness;
  • Integrity;
  • Impartiality;
  • Accountability;
  • Respect;
  • Leadership; and
  • Human Rights.

You have strong analytical and conceptual skills; excellent written and verbal communication and teamwork skills; and initiative, accountability and flexibility.

A graduate position in the Victorian Public Service (VPS) Graduate Recruitment and Development Scheme (GRADS) will provide you with the opportunity to undertake 12 months of learning and development, three placements across varying areas of the VPS, an ongoing career with the VPS and a public service wide professional network.

Graduate positions in the 2018 VPS GRADS will commence at a VPS Officer Grade 2.1.6 or a salary equivalent of $55,160 plus super (as of 1 January 2018) and on successful completion of the Scheme, graduates will be promoted to a VPS Grade 3 position.

Successful applicants will hold a minimum of a three year degree in any discipline and be appointed to an ongoing position in the VPS.

Successful applicants must be available to participate in all aspects of the selection process and for all elements of the 12 month scheme. The 2018 VPS GRADS will commence in early 2018 and will finish in early 2019.

To be considered for graduate positions within the VPS you must apply online.

The selection process is detailed at www.graduates.vic.gov.au

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