WinterStorm Rock Weekender
In 2016 we put a call out shortly before the first event asking if anyone wanted to help out with a new rock weekend...
The response truly blew us away as did their commitment and professionalism during that very first fly-by-the-seat-of-the-pants weekend!
Sine then they have become know to our guests as "The 'StormTroopers" and they continue to deliver service and support way beyond the norm. And the best thing is that most have stayed with us on the journey returning year after year.
We are still looking for people to get involved in what we do both at WinterStorm and at other events during the year too and we wanted to explain a bit more about our ethos.
You can find more about what we are looking for and complete a quick application form here
The 'StormTroopers have become a team bringing together people with amazing skill sets and personalities. Everyone has different reasons for volunteering in general and that is the same for WinterStorm; for some it's the music, others its social, some may seek skills development.
We also remain profoundly aware that the volunteers can be seen as a "free labour scam". We are therefore committed to ensure that this is not a one way street where we receive "time" and give nothing back.
From our point of view as organisers we are trying harder to recognise the above and make the volunteer programme wider than simply a weekend and have been developing a WinterStorm Volunteer Dividend where we try to build on the reasons for volunteering and ensure that we can contribute to those needs with FREE professional training courses in areas such as personal licence, security, first aid, social media and more.
You can read more about our Volunteer Dividend Plans below
WinterStorm Rock Weekender
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WinterStorm Rock Weekender
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