You’re people-focused, a great communicator, and know how to manage time and plans effectively. Start an exciting and rewarding new career and contributing to the way our society works by studying a government course.
Studying a government course will set you on a path to working in the public service. One of Australia’s largest employers, the public service employs approximately 160,000 people in 120 organisations both in Australia and overseas, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. With a significant pool of varied roles available for skilled professionals, studying a government course will equip you with the skills to stand out in a competitive workplace environment, and start an exciting new career with global prospects.
By studying a governance course, you’ll build the essential skills, knowledge and abilities required to work in the public service. Covering leadership, team management, conflict management and statutory compliance, a government course will equip you will a broad range of applicable skills suited to all areas of public service.
If you’re seeking an exciting, flexible and varied career working with people, and are curious about the way our society works and the role you can play in is governance, a government course is for you.
You may study a government course at a range of different levels, including as a certificate or diploma course, as graduate certificate or graduate diploma, or as part of a bachelor’s or master’s degree. After studying a government course, you’ll be qualified to work in a range of roles in the public service, including working as an administrator, manager, policy officer or project manager.
If you thrive working with people, enjoy fast-paced environments and want to use your skills to help solve problems and fight for people’s rights, consider a switch to the dynamic and challenging world of law.