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.

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

How to apply

To apply for any of the roles advertised on this page, simply download and complete an application form.

Completed application forms must be returned by email to volunteer@leeds.gov.uk.