Developing your digital career

Explore and expand on your digital career path in government.

This section is designed for those who are:

  • not new to digital, but new to the Australian Public Service (APS) or
  • working in the APS already.

As you become established in your role, you may start to gain a strategic view on digital’s role in the APS.

You may want to connect with peers across government, to find opportunities and share knowledge.

If you:

  • have been a digital professional for more than 2 years
  • are looking to broaden your skillset or gain more advanced expertise in your existing role.

Then we think you will find this information useful.

Coaching for Women in Digital - benefits managers and teams

Past participant Helen and her manager Magda speak about the positive impacts of the Coaching for Women in Digital program. Find out more about the skills, learning outcomes and benefits for participants, teams and agencies who take part in Coaching for Women in Digital…

Reflections on Coaching for Women in Digital

We spoke to 2 participants in the Coaching for Women in Digital program about their experience. If their stories resonate with you, apply now – applications close 9 August. Coaching for Women in Digital is a 12-month program for talented Executive Level 1 (EL1) female,…

Albert flexes his skills on a oneAPS opportunity

Albert Iskandar talks about his oneAPS opportunity as a visual scribe. The Australian Government’s Digital Identity program was seeking a visual scribe to capture a stakeholder webinar. Albert Iskandar from Services Australia said, “Yes please!”

Digital Profession panel and networking event

Postponed due to uncertain and evolving COVID-19 precautions across Australia. We've postponed the Digital Profession panel and networking event.  With the uncertain and evolving COVID-19 precautions across Australia, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the…

Welcome to the Digital Profession

We've released the Digital Profession's new website, Member Community Platform, and updated membership offering. We've released the Digital Profession's new website, Member Community Platform, and updated membership offering.

APS Career Pathfinder tool

We designed the APS Career Pathfinder tool to help people explore digital career options in government. We designed the APS Career Pathfinder tool to help people explore digital career options in government. We consulted with industry and government to map out over 150…

Agencies and teams

We provide help agencies and teams with their recruitment and training needs. Demand is rising for a digitally skilled APS and Commonwealth workforce. But technology is always advancing – and so are the capabilities needed to deliver services. To be effective, government…

Training for general users

Head back to basics with a series of introductory and overview courses. Head back to basics with a series of introductory and overview courses on selected Microsoft products - Teams, OneNote, Power BI and Automate.

Women in Digital

Our Women in Digital programs aim to increase women, non-binary and female-identifying APS and Commonwealth workers in digital leadership roles. Our Women in Digital programs aim to help women develop leadership skills, increase the number of women in leadership roles, and…