Do a government traineeship

If you're completing a nationally recognised qualification, you can apply to do a Northern Territory (NT) Government traineeship.

Traineeships are for one or 2 years and offer paid employment while you study.

To find out more, including eligibility, go to the NT Government early careers website.

How to apply

There are 2 application rounds each year:

Apply on the NT Government jobs website. Find the program details by searching for 'traineeship'.

What to include

You will need to attach:

  • a resume with 2 referees
  • your most recent school results (if under 21)
  • any previous qualifications you have completed
  • a declaration if you are eligible under special measures.


Call 08 8999 4164 or email

Last updated: 01 December 2022

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