The Department of Employment’s 2017 Legal Graduate Programme offers career opportunities for talented and motivated law graduates.
Graduate lawyers are involved in the full range of work undertaken by our legal teams, including in the areas of administrative, commercial, social security, workplace relations and work health and safety law.
What our Graduates do
Our lawyers provide legal advice and services (including in relation to the development of legislation and the conduct of litigation) across the range of the Department’s responsibilities. Our teams are client-oriented and focused on providing innovative, robust and timely legal solutions. We work in dedicated and cooperative team environments, with a commitment to skill development, knowledge sharing and productive learning.
What we are looking for
We offer career opportunities for highly talented and motivated graduates who:
- Have excellent legal and analytical capabilities.
- Have outstanding interpersonal and communication skills.
- Have personal drive and enthusiasm.
- Show initiative and flexibility.
- Possess leadership qualities.