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Our volunteering team, the Students’ Union (LUU), academic departments and services provide a huge range of opportunities to develop your skills, broaden your life experience and make a difference to the community, the University and your employability. Search the database and log on to access full details. 

If you are from an organisation outside the University of Leeds and are interested in advertising an opportunity to our students, please contact volunteer@leeds.ac.uk

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Volunteer Cataloguing Assistant

Closing Date: 30 Jun
Place(s): 2

Are you in the Leeds area this summer and looking for experience in museums? Wakefield Museums & Castles need volunteers to help catalogue some of their social history collection. This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity to gain industry experience.

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Chapeltown Citizens Healthy Holiday Scheme Volunteer

Closing Date: 28 Jun
Place(s): 12

Are you in Leeds this summer and want to be a part of a fantastic healthy holiday scheme which makes a huge difference to young children's lives? A fun and rewarding volunteer role whilst gaining experience if you're thinking of a teaching career.

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Volunteer Guardian

Closing Date: 31 Jul
Place(s): 10

Would you like to provide some practical help to refugees and asylum seekers here in Leeds? A Volunteer Guardian will give friendly advice and support for service users to help them gain work in the UK.

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Volunteer Befriender/Mentor

Closing Date: 31 Jul
Place(s): 20

Would you be able to offer some regular support to a new migrant or refugees in Leeds? LASSN are looking for Volunteer Befrienders/Mentors to offer a listening ear and support the mentee to achieve their personal and professional goals.

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Festival Volunteer - Ilkley Literature Festival

Closing Date: 02 Aug
Place(s): 100

Gain valuable arts and events experience as a volunteer at one of the UK's top arts festivals. The Ilkley Literature Festival are currently recruiting volunteers in a wide variety of roles from late September.

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