Volunteer vacancies in Leeds

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Dogs Trust. Here at Dogs Trust Leeds our volunteers are valued members of our team and work alongside the staff in a variety of roles to support the dogs in our care. 

Please note: You must be at least 18 years old for any of our volunteer roles. Also, it is with regret we are unable to provide any work experience or placements at Dogs Trust Leeds.

Current Vacancies

Dog foster carers needed in Leeds

We are looking for dedicated Foster Carers to help care for some of our dogs who prefer to be outside of kennel life for various reasons as part of our Home from Home fostering scheme.

We're particularly in need of people who live in a household with no children and have no other dogs or cats.

To apply you must meet the following criteria:

  • Over the age of 18
  • Able to travel to your local our rehoming centre regularly.

To find out more and to start your application contact our Home from Home coordinator:

Volunteer Laundry Assistant 

We are currently recruiting Volunteer Laundry Assistants to ensure our dogs have clean and fresh blankets/bedding available by supporting our Canine Carers in carrying out tasks associated with our on-site laundry. 

This role is to keep on top of the laundry pile that has a habit of building up, and to keep the laundry room in a safe and orderly manner. 

Find out more about the Volunteer Laundry Assistant role. 

Current vacancies: 

Saturday 9am-12pm 

Saturday 12pm-3pm 


How to apply

To apply for any of our volunteer vacancies simply:

Unfortunately, we're only able to accept volunteers aged over 18. Find out more about becoming a volunteer.