The Asian American Resource Center (AARC) offers a variety of ways for individuals, community groups and organizations to become involved. From collaborations to employment, take a look at how you can be a part of the AARC.
Our programs are initiated in response to community needs. Non-profits, community groups and individuals may suggest a program that is relevant to AARC and Parks and Recreation Department’s mission, values and audience. Collaborative programs must be offered to the public free of charge. If you have a program that meets the requirements, submit a Collaboration Request. We have also prepared a list of Frequently Asked Questions for your convenience.
Employment with the AARC
Thank you for your interest in employment with the AARC. Below are listings of current positions we are hiring for and their descriptions. If you would like to apply for any of the positions available, please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Resumes should list all relevant job and volunteer experience. All applicants must be able to work nights and weekends.
Under general supervision, safely transports passengers inside and outside the city limits to Activity Centers, appointments, and special events, including both one-day field trips and overnight out of town trips. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:Graduation from High School or equivalent plus one (1) year of work experience, six (6) months of which were spend operating vehicles to transport passengers, or equipment.
Public Event Worker
General help to maintain a safe and well-organized event. Must be available for weekend and evening hours. Flexible scheduling: up to 20 hours per week, depending on event bookings. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from high school or equivalent, plus 2 years of special events or hospitality experience. Preferred skills include audio/visual technology.
Cultural Arts Activity Specialist
The Activity Specialist – Cultural Arts is a temporary/seasonal staff position scheduled to work between 20 and 40 hours per week in a after school program setting. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Preferred Qualifications include experience with any of the following: Visual Arts; Performing Arts; Cultural Arts; Museum Studies; Anthropology; Urban Arts, Eco Arts & Installation Arts; Digital Arts (Animation, Illustration, Film)
Adult and Youth Educational Program Positions
The AARC accepts applications for youth and adult program instructors year round. The AARC is interested to hear from instructors specializing in the following areas: computers/technology, cultural crafts, fitness/wellness, dance, culinary arts, animation, game development, painting, drawing, and graphic design. We welcome proposals for other classes, workshops and programs we do not currently offer.
Please complete the following before submission:
Sample Lesson Plan (Instructors Only)
Resume listing all relevant job experience. Work history should include the number of months worked and whether it was part-time or full-time employment.
Volunteers work directly with the community and provide support in a number of ways. For those interested in becoming a volunteer, please call (512) 974-1700, e-mail us at email@example.com, or visit our GivePulse Volunteer Page for an up-to-date list of our volunteer needs.