2011 FaHCSIA Graduate: Mike Websdane
Qualifications: Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management & Politics)
University: Edith Cowan University in Western Australia
From the moment the offer was made, the Graduate team was in regular contact, answering all my questions about the move and my new job. The Graduate Program has provided fantastic development opportunities that are not available to other staff.
Highlights include chairing a Q&A session for the graduates with the Minister and Parliamentary Secretary as well as arranging and attending workshops with Indigenous elders or state governments to discuss Departmental policy.
The Department has a huge portfolio that offers graduates opportunities for varied work, focussing on tasks that will aid long-term development and teach you how to be a leader in the public service.