Title: Barista

Location: Thame

Salary: up to £16k depending on experience in managing a team

I am seeking an experienced, passionate Barista for an inspiring deli, café and caterer based in the heart of Thame. My client offers a selection of freshy prepared produce along with exquisite coffee’s and home baked cakes in which the artisan food shop draws food connoisseurs from far and wide for a warm and friendly high-quality experience.

The role involves:

  • Preparing and serving coffee using blending skills to deliver the perfect cup
  • Training and supervising a small team of Baristas to ensure a high-quality customer expertise is delivered
  • Being commercial aware- sale promotions and incentives
  • Working across the deli and café areas
  • Till operation, stock take and replenishment, ensure the safe operation of equipment
  • Keeping the café in a presentable manner at all times
  • Supporting the manager with the smooth flow of the front of house area

The ideal candidate:

  • Must have experience and a keen interest in artisan coffee- understanding the art of coffee making
  • Passionate about hospitality and be eager to learn and develop skills in this area
  • Highly motivated, proactive and reliable with a can-do work attitude
  • Sound knowledge of food hygiene and health and safety
  • Work well in a team and lead by example
  • Punctual and be able to work early shifts 7am starts

In return my client is offering a basic salary of £16k per annum as well as the opportunity to be involved in catering and tasting events. Fantastic training regime.