Positions available at the Selective Mutism Clinic

We are passionate in providing specialised care for Selective Mutism, and are on the lookout for dedicated professionals to join our team at the Selective Mutism Clinic who share our commitment to making a positive impact on the lives of those facing communication challenges. We support each other through regular professional development meetings and ongoing supervision around strategies for Selective Mutism. These enriching events provide a chance to learn from team members, build on your clinical toolkit, and learn about interesting topics about mental health.


Clinical Psychologist Positions

Are you a skilled Clinical Psychologist or Registrar seeking a fulfilling career path? At the Selective Mutism Clinic, we have opportunities for Clinical Psychologists with a Masters or Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology. Joining our team opens doors to a rewarding experience, allowing you the flexibility and freedom to deliver high-quality care alongside experienced clinicians.

If you are a Psychologist you will need the following skills and experience:

  • Masters or Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology
  • Full registration with AHPRA
  • Solid training in CBT and other evidence-based treatments
  • A passion for working in private practice with a collaborative, like-minded team


Speech Pathologist Positions

Do you have a passion for speech pathology and a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the field? The Selective Mutism Clinic is actively seeking experienced speech pathologists to contribute their expertise to our innovative and collaborative team. Join us in making a difference in the lives of individuals with Selective Mutism. Work alongside our other Speech Pathologists and Clinical Psychologists to provide assessment and treatment for Selective Mutism in children and adolescents. The clinician can work remotely doing telehealth, face-to-face in our St Leonards office, or a combination of both.

If you are a Speech Pathologist you will need the following skills and experience:

  • Grade 2
  • Bachelor or Masters degree in Speech Pathology
  • At least five years experience
  • Registration with SPA
  • Solid understanding of, interest, and training in mental health issues in children
  • A passion for working in private practice with a collaborative, like-minded team
  • No need for experience in Selective Mutism – we provide comprehensive training and ongoing supervision


Why join the Selective Mutism Clinic?

  • Australian leader in treatment for Selective Mutism – the clinic provides treatment for Selective Mutism in Sydney and around Australia, has developed a large number of written and video resources for clients and clinicians, and provides regular ongoing training for school teachers, parents, and other health professionals
  • Ongoing referrals – no need to worry about having enough referrals. We have clients ready to book and a steady stream of referrals from various sources including GPs, specialists, schools and the internet
  • Supervision and training – ongoing individual supervision and training in techniques for Selective Mutism and associated mental health issues in children is provided. Regular team professional development meetings provide an opportunity to learn from other members of the team, build your clinical skills and learn more about comorbid mental health issues
  • Flexibility – work flexible hours if needed to suit your lifestyle, with no requirements for after-hours work. Work via video or face-to-face, at the office or at home
  • Support – full administrative support is provided by our admin and reception team in a virtually paperless office with great practice management software
  • Marketing –  no need for marketing, we do it all for you
  • Resources – you will have access to a wealth of physical and electronic clinical resources and tests
  • Great team – we have an awesome team of Clinical Psychologists, Clinical Psychologist Registrars, and two experienced Speech Pathologists with a wealth of experience between us. Work alongside our MindBox Psychology team – our general practice for adults and children
  • Facilities and location – beautiful offices in a new building above a plaza in the hub of St Leonards and close to trains and buses

Clinical Psychology Registrar Program and Supervision Available

If you are a recent Masters graduate aspiring to undertake the competitive registrar program, we offer an exclusive Clinical Psychologist in-training position. This unique opportunity provides a great foundation for your career, allowing you to develop essential skills while benefiting from regular supervision and support from our experienced team.


If you are interested in becoming a part of the Selective Mutism Clinic team as a Clinical Psychologist or Speech Pathologist, we invite you to reach out for a confidential discussion. Your dedication and expertise can play a crucial role in helping individuals overcome communication challenges. Contact us today to explore the rewarding opportunities that await you at Selective Mutism Clinic.