We promote diversity and want a workforce that reflects the population of Leeds. Leeds City Council is ranked 70 on the Stonewall Equality Index 2022. We are also an Age friendly employer, a Mindful employer and a Disability Confident leader.

Candidates can be based anywhere but we encourage individuals based in the North of England to apply. We especially welcome applications from under-represented groups in the film exhibition and the arts sector. We seek to promote diversity and equality of opportunity - applications are welcome from all.

Volunteer Opportunities

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Apply to be a volunteer for Leeds International Film Festival 2023, one of the UK's leading film events that supports the work of new filmmakers from the UK and around the world. The festival will take place between 3 - 19 November. Volunteering with Leeds Film means being part of an incredible team, making new connections, developing your skills and seeing fantastic new films from around the world. Previous volunteers have go onto working within festivals, exhibition and distribution including paid roles within the LIFF team. 

We're currently taking applications for Venue Assistants and Festival TraineesVideographers, Video Coordinators, Edit Assistants, Photographers and Social Media Content Creators. 

Find out more and apply to be a volunteer