Volunteer with us

Volunteer with Leeds Museums & Galleries

Joining our team as a volunteer is a great way to develop new skills and knowledge, meet new people and get exclusive behind-the-scenes access to each of our nine sites.

Current opportunities

Find and apply for our latest volunteer opportunities.

Under 18?

Other than our Youth Collective opportunity, our volunteer roles are only open to those over the age of 18. If you’re under 18 you can still get involved with our work through our youth groups.

Why volunteer with us?

  • Gain first hand experience of a museum or art gallery environment
  • Develop new skills for your CV
  • Use your own talents
  • Meet people from all walks of life
  • Work with knowledgeable staff
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Three people standing in Leeds Art Gallery

“My experience volunteering with Leeds Museums and Galleries has equipped me with the foundation skills necessary to apply for further museum work, such as object handling and visitor engagement.”


Leeds City Museum volunteer