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

Search and apply for our latest volunteer opportunities.

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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“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

Museum and Gallery careers

We employ 179 staff, researching, preserving and celebrating our collections, providing great experiences for visitors and working with all our communities. To learn more, visit our Careers page or search the Leeds City Council Jobsite for current vacancies.

Current vacancies

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