Graduates HomeAbout CouncilCurrent VacanciesLearning and Career DevelopmentGraduates Being employed as a graduate is a superb way to get some real-world experience after completing full-time study. Who can apply? Those who have graduated with at least a bachelor degree from university. How long is the graduate program? Depending on which section you work with, between one and two years, full-time contract. Will I be employed permanently at Council when I finish? There is no guaranteed employment with Council when you finish your graduate program. What’s the benefit of being a graduate at Council? It’s a great way to start your professional career by getting exposure to the full-time work environment while getting experience to back-up your degree. The graduate program is run once per year. When available, these opportunities will be advertised on the Current Vacancies page. For further information contact the Learning and Development team at Council.