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.

An important step for Australian digital capability

Find out more about the practical benefits of the Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA), and how to use it for your agency or organisation. The Australian Government has made the Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA) free for all Australians. Find out…

Using oneAPS to uplift team skills and knowledge

IP Australia recently found that sending a staff member on a short, flexible mobility opportunity can provide many benefits. Are you a manager in the APS looking for ways to help your staff develop their skills and experience? IP Australia recently found that sending a…

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!”

Teamwork makes the oneAPS dream work

The Digital Profession is excited to launch a pilot mobility platform called oneAPS Opportunities. oneAPS Opportunities was designed and built through collaboration with people from Australian Public Service (APS) agencies. The Digital Profession is excited to launch a…

Giving back – rejoining WITEM™ as a mentor

Past WITEM™ mentee Sarah Polhill (Chief Information Officer, ACCC), shares her experience as a mentor, and her desire to give back to the program. The Dell Women in IT Executive Mentoring (WITEM™) is a 12-month mentoring and coaching program for talented Executive Level 2 (…

Career development

From recruiting emerging talent, providing online training courses, to fostering female digital talent, our programs provide career developing opportunities. From recruiting emerging talent, providing online training courses, to fostering female digital talent, our programs…

Agile

Agile is a set of principles, behaviours and approaches for delivering work. Many organisations successfully operate in agile. Agile is a set of principles, behaviours and approaches for delivering work. Many organisations successfully operate in agile.