2021 Graduate Program - pathway for people with a disability (VPSG2)

Job posted: 02/03/2020
Applications close: 05/04/2020 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Program length is 12 months

Organisation: Department of Justice and Community Safety

Salary: $52,493 - $67,410

Occupation: Graduate

Reference: VG/2021GRADS-D

Reference: VG/2021GRADS-D

Occupation: Graduate

Salary Range: $52,493 - $67,410

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

At the Department of Justice and Community Safety, we’re looking for people who want to make a difference. People who take pride in their work. People who get things done. People who are committed to making Victoria a safer place.

We embrace diversity and strive to have a workforce that reflects the community we serve. We’re all about recruiting the best people, regardless of gender, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation or cultural background. If you think you can do the job and would be a good fit for our department, we’d love to hear from you.

The department is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and recognises that children’s rights need to be respected, their views welcomed and valued, and their concerns taken seriously and acted upon.

If you require adjustments to the recruitment and selection process, or require an alternative format to any of the application material, please don't hesitate to get in touch with the contact person listed on this ad.

For more information on working with us and our recruitment process, please visit justice.vic.gov.au/careers

We’re proud of the important work we do across Victoria. Want to be part of it?

  • Embark on a career pathway that supports you as an individual
  • Develop close-knit working relationships within your graduate cohort
  • Enjoy excursions outside of the office to get a broader understanding of the work we do

As a graduate, you will collaborate with experienced and supportive colleagues and play a key part in many important projects. You will also gain the necessary experience and exposure to understand, experience and contribute to critical components of Victoria's justice system.

Graduate roles are available in the following employment streams:

✓ Generalist stream

✓ Data analytics stream

✓ Law and legal stream

✓ Project delivery stream

Pathway for people with a disability

This pathway is designated for people with a disability. The support provided is flexible and tailored to you and can include application assistance and access to workplace adjustments.

Benefits of our graduate program:

  • A competitive starting salary of more than $57,000.
  • Rotations across three government departments.
  • Structured learning and development.
  • Mentoring from executives.
  • Access to future career opportunities, only available to people who work in the Victorian Public Service.

To be eligible for the program you must:

  • identify as a person with a disability
  • have completed your undergraduate or postgraduate degree or the same as level 7 and above of the Australian Qualifications Framework between 1 January 2018 and 1 January 2021 
  • be an Australian or New Zealand citizen, an Australian permanent resident or have unrestricted working rights for ongoing work
  • not be on a temporary graduate visa
  • not have taken a voluntary redundancy from the Victorian public sector in the three years up to the program start date of 25 January 2021.

Our graduate recruitment process:

Stage 1: Complete the application form and upload resume.

Stage 2: Behaviour interview and work sample.

Stage 3: Pre-employment checks - the successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include national police checks and misconduct screening.

Stage 4: Job offer.

Applications close at midnight, Sunday 5 April 2020

2021 Graduate Program - pathway for people with a disability (VPSG2)

Job type:

Full time / Program length is 12 months

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Sarah Gartlan 0438 300 482 | employmentprograms@justice.vic.gov.au

2021 Graduate Program - pathway for people with a disability (VPSG2)