You've finished that application process - what happens next?
When does Telstra make graduate offers?
We will be in contact with the successful applicants from the end of May onwards. Of course, we’ll keep you updated at each stage of the process. Please note, not all offers are made on the same day.
Why does it sometimes take a while to hear back about my application?
Every year, we receive thousands of applications for our Programs. To assess each one fairly we ask for your patience. Your graduate recruiter will keep you updated when they can at each stage of the selection process. You can also check for updates on Facebook
Where would I be based?
Although we do have positions in almost every major centre in Australia (Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Canberra) most roles will be based in Melbourne and Sydney. Regrettably, not all locations will offer pathways in all disciplines, so be sure to talk to your recruiter about relocation options.
For our Telstra Graduate Program in Asia, you will be based in our Singapore and Hong Kong offices.
What salary do you offer graduates?
Telstra graduate salaries reflect those of other Programs in Australia. But we reward our team in many other ways too. Take a look at the impressive range of benefits you’ll get to enjoy while you work here.
How long is the Graduate Program?
Our Program in Australia runs for 13 months and begins with a 4 week business orientation and training period whilst you familiarise yourself with your team.
As part of the Program, you’ll move through two rotations so you can gain further understanding of the different areas of our business.
When does the Telstra Graduate Program start?
The Graduate Program runs for 13 months beginning on Wednesday 3rd February 2021. During this 13-month period you will do two rotations across our business within your chosen pathway.
You can learn more about the benefits of the Program here.
Graduate program placements will be offered into our Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane office locations.
If I’m made an offer for the Telstra Graduate Program, can I start early?
We love your enthusiasm, but everyone starts at the same time. Why? Because our Program has been designed to ensure all graduates move through as a cohort.
Will there be a position for me after the Graduate Program ends?
One of the things that makes our Graduate Program so great is that you’re a permanent employee from day one! Once you near the end of the program, you will be transitioned into a role that aligns with your pathway.
As with all our employees, continued employment is subject to achieving your performance targets and complying with our values and policies.
International graduates will be offered employment subject to them maintaining appropriate working rights as required by the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Security.