Get work after you graduate

The graduate program is for one or two years and provides full time employment for eligible university graduates.

Salaries start at $59,748 per year.

You can apply for the graduate program if you:

  • completed an undergraduate degree less than three years ago or
  • you will graduate before starting the program.

Positions cover multiple career pathways in a range of government departments throughout the Northern Territory.

How to apply

Applications for the 2020 program are open from 8 April until 3 June 2019.

Apply on the Northern Territory Government jobs website. Find the program details by searching for 'graduate'.

You will need to attach all of the below to your application.

  • A resume with two referees.
  • You most recent Australian university results if you are an undergraduate.
  • A copy of your degree if you are a graduate.
  • Proof of an appropriate visa if you aren't a permanent resident or Australian citizen.

When you will start

Selections for the 2020 program occur between August and November 2019.

If selected you will start on 20 January 2020.


Call 08 8999 4164 or email

Last updated: 28 May 2019


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