jobs and opportunities

The following is a list of arts-related  volunteer opportunities in the region, including any open positions at RACC. These listings have been submitted by organizations and RACC has approved them for viewing. Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links. To submit a notice go to https://racc.org/resources/submit-an-opportunity.

Middle School Science Teacher

Deadline July 31, 2019

Middle School Science Teacher Northwest Academy is a progressive, independent middle school and high school located in downtown Portland. We emphasize creativity, student-centered classrooms, and high expectations. We value an inclusive, caring culture that supports and challenges students, that is sensitive to their developmental needs and challenges, and that ultimately guides students to celebrate their […]

Arts Event Coordinators for Siren Nation

Deadline August 01, 2019

Founded in 2005, Siren Nation is a nonprofit arts organization that promotes and showcases the original work of women artists in Portland and Vancouver by creating performance, exhibition, and educational opportunities. We are 100% staffed by volunteers who are passionate about creating safe and supportive space for creativity. The 13th annual Siren Nation Festival, which […]

Mural at Gateway Green Park! $3000 Compensation

Deadline August 13, 2019

Gateway Green Mural Background Gateway Green is East Portland’s newest park. Located on a parcel of land between I-205 and I-84, Gateway Green’s isolation and size has lent well to being a testing ground for off-road cycling within Portland city-limits. Gateway Green offers a truly unique nature experience to all visitors. The park is currently […]

Adjunct Photo Instructor

Deadline August 15, 2019

The Art Department at Pacific University is looking for an adjunct instructor to teach intro through advanced courses in Photography over the 2019/20 academic year. Courses cover both darkroom and digital techniques and emphasize understanding of the creative process. Courses are scheduled for fall, winter, and spring terms: Fall (August 26-December 2): 9:15 – 11:35) […]

Director of Special Events

Deadline August 15, 2019

The Salem Art Association seeks a talented individual with a passion for Salem’s local arts community to fill the Events Director position. This position oversees the planning and execution of all Salem Art Association fundraising events. The Events Director works directly with the Executive Director and is required to attend all staff and events committee […]

Piano Teaching Position

Deadline August 15, 2019

We are currently accepting applications for a new piano teacher to join our faculty! This position would begin training in late August, for a fall semester teaching start. To apply, please fill out the full application on our website at: Piano Instructor Job Summary: Piano Instructor Private & Group Lessons – Weekday and weekend hours […]

Events Director

Deadline August 17, 2019

The Salem Art Association seeks a talented individual with a passion for Salem’s local arts community to fill the Events Director position. This position oversees the planning and execution of all Salem Art Association fundraising events. The Events Director works directly with the Executive Director and is required to attend all staff and events committee […]

Director of Marketing and Communications

Deadline August 24, 2019

Oregon Ballet Theatre seeks a Director of Marketing and Communications Oregon Ballet Theatre (OBT) is a classically-based professional ballet company, established in 1989, in Portland, Oregon. The company performs an annual season of programs at the Keller Auditorium and Newmark Theatre while participating in many community events as well as regional and national touring. OBT […]

Volunteer for Art in the Pearl Art and Fine Craft Show

Deadline August 30, 2019

Art in the Pearl is one of the nations leading art and fine craft shows. Our Labor Day weekend event needs 100 or more volunteers and we hope that you’ll be one of them. Please go to www.artinthepearl.com/volunteer and SIGN UP today! Days and Times Friday, August 30, 2019 · Set- Up Day, Assist with […]

CAE School Program Coordinator

Deadline August 31, 2019

BACKGROUND Known for operating and hosting the annual Salem Art Fair & Festival, the Salem Art Association (SAA) is a 100 year-old 501c3 nonprofit arts organization committed to actively engage the community in the appreciation of the arts through contemporary art exhibits and events, and art education for youth and adults. SAA offers year round […]

Production Manager for Milagro

Deadline August 31, 2019

This support position will be responsible for assisting Milagro’s artistic director and staff in production operations.  Background in theatre production  Leadership ability  Excellent communication and organization skills  Ability to create agendas and meet deadlines  Ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel, Access Production Objectives: The Miracle Theatre Group aka Milagro strives […]

Fall Internship with Children’s Healing Art Project (CHAP)

Deadline August 31, 2019

Children’s Healing Art Project (CHAP) is accepting applications for Fall interns. Fall Internships are designed to give interns direct hands-on experience in CHAP studio art programs and/or special events. Interns will help plan, develop, and implement our Open Studio art-making program, monthly Art Clubs for children, and/or assist with all aspects of event planning for […]

Seeking Board members (treasurer) for local Chamber Orchestra

Deadline August 31, 2019

The Portland Chamber Orchestra is seeking board members and in particular a treasurer. As one of the country’s oldest chamber orchestras with a history of innovation and fantastic quality art in our community. Learn more here; http://portlandchamberorchestra.org/about-us Join our enthusiastic volunteer board and help encourage arts innovation in the Pacific Northwest.

Annual Fund Manager

Deadline August 31, 2019

ANNUAL FUND MANAGER Reports to – Managing Director FSLA Status – Exempt Salaried Hours – Regular, Full Time, 40 hours per week Role: The Annual Fund Manager is a key member of the Development team, and is responsible for the management of the annual fund program and corporate sponsors to achieve Artists Rep’s fundraising goals, […]

Private Studio Space at Radius Community Art Studio

Deadline August 31, 2019

*Please note this is an update and our other studio spaces we had open are now full. Thank you!* Radius has a private studio available at our main location, located at 322 SE Morrison st. This studio is only available to artists who’s work does not require excessive noise or fumes (sorry, no ceramics in […]

CAE School Program Coordinator

Deadline August 31, 2019

CAE SCHOOL PROGRAM COORDINATOR BACKGROUND Known for operating and hosting the annual Salem Art Fair & Festival, the Salem Art Association (SAA) is a 100 year-old 501c3 nonprofit arts organization committed to actively engage the community in the appreciation of the arts through contemporary art exhibits and events, and art education for youth and adults. […]

Work Study – NW Dance Project

Deadline August 31, 2019

Work Study Studio Assistants work a minimum of 5-8 hours per week in the studio and offices for unlimited classes at NW Dance Project. Our Work Study program provides an opportunity for students to take classes at the studio in exchange for working at the front desk and in our offices. Duties include customer services […]

Patron Services Coordinator

Deadline August 31, 2019

Portland Baroque Orchestra seeks a PATRON SERVICES COORDINATOR ORGANIZATION Founded in 1984, Portland Baroque Orchestra is the third-largest period performance orchestra in the United States. PBO specializes in works of the Baroque and Classical eras, but also explores the musical world outside of those time constraints, performing with period instruments or replicas of instruments that […]

Sales Associate

Deadline September 01, 2019

Hannah Naomi, LLC, a Portland-based jewelry company, is looking for a new face to join our growing team! This position is open for approximately 15+ hours per week with plenty of room to grow. You will be working from our cozy studio on SE Division Street so reliable transportation is necessary. We are open Monday […]

Music Teaching Artists

Deadline September 01, 2019

Vibe of Portland is a 501(c)3 which aims to provide access to arts and music education for all of Portland’s youth. We provide after school programming, limited in school programming, and camps/workshops. We offer classes throughout the school year AND summer, and are looking for teachers who can begin this month. We are looking for […]

Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links.