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About the Generalist Pathway

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If your degree doesn’t fit into a discipline within our Professional Pathway or you’re looking for variety in your career, this pathway is for you.

We accept all disciplines of study and offer a range of work areas for Generalist graduates. In the Generalist Pathway you could work on a range of projects and tasks, such as:

  • help implement national programs that support Australians
  • support major improvement initiatives for our customers
  • conduct integrity and fraud detection activities
  • provide support to Australians affected by national disasters
  • support major ICT, compliance, communication and service delivery projects
  • draft and coordinate Question Time, Senate Estimates and Ministerial briefs, speeches and presentations
  • support our Minister, Chief Executive Officer and SES.


If you enter the Generalist Pathway, you’ll have 2 placements, each lasting 5 months. This allows you to participate in diverse projects and learn how different areas operate.


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