Exploring the different pathways to employment

Available entry level opportunities in the WA public sector.

The Public Sector Commission offers a range of programs and services to facilitate an entry pathway for a career in the public sector. At this time, most of the programs on offer by the Commission target those 24 years and under, or current secondary or tertiary students.

Information on each of the specific programs and services can be found below.

Current qualifications that are subsidised by government are a Certificate I - Certificate IV in Government (Public Administration).

To view current opportunities across the sector (at all levels), please visit Find a job in government.

Solid Futures Aboriginal Traineeship Program
An exciting employment opportunity bringing motivated young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and Western Australian government agencies together.

Public Sector School-Based Traineeship Program
For current year 10 students.

Register your interest in a traineeship
Register your interest in a public sector traineeship.

Internship programs
Opportunities for university students to apply their professional skills and knowledge.

Public Sector Commission Employment Referral Service
Referring candidates into traineeship positions and supporting Level 1 employment

Government qualifications
Information subsidised government qualifications.

Page reviewed 20 August 2021