Families with Elementary-Age Children—Expert Reviewers of FLE Resources

Search Institute
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Search Institute

We seek two or three Certified Family Life Educators to review and critique selected, existing resources for families and family educators to determine which, if any, would be particularly valuable to adapt and test for use with families with elementary-aged children (ages 6 to 12).


Strong candidates will be Certified Family Life Educators with specific expertise in (1) working with families from diverse backgrounds; (2) middle childhood development (age 6-12); and (3) producing family-oriented curricula and other resources. Expertise in addressing spiritual development across and beyond religious traditions is preferred but not required.

This is a one-time, remote contract work that is estimated to take between 12 and 16 hours and must be completed by November 30, 2021.

Organization Summary

Search Institute is a non-profit organization that partners with schools, youth programs, and other organizations to conduct and apply research that promotes positive child and youth development and advances equity. Search Institute generates new knowledge through mixed-methods studies and develops and delivers workshops, surveys, and other resources that enable practitioners and parents to understand and act on the science of child and youth development. Our vision is that all young people have what they need to thrive.

Job Overview

Job Type
Salary Information
Compensation will be $1,000 flat fee payable upon completion of final deliverables.

3001 Broadway Street Northeast, Suite 310
Minneapolis, MN 55413
United States

How to Apply

Email [email protected] your resume or CV; a cover letter (maximum two pages) that summarizes how your experience aligns with the needs of this project; and 1-2 samples of your writing or editing for family life educators or parents focused on middle childhood. In the cover letter, also confirm your availability to complete this project by November 30, 2021, should you be selected.

Application Deadline
A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled on or before November 1, 2021.