at Dudley's

Date Posted:
26 May
London, GB
Head Barista
Job Type:
14.5 - 15.5
Salary Type:

Dudley’s is an independent café-restaurant in Walthamstow, East London. We are a proud neighbourhood spot serving speciality coffee and seasonal brunch during the day; and small plates, natural wines and craft beers in the evenings. We have indoor and outdoor spaces that are popular hangout spots for our locals. In the summer we do yoga classes. Bi-annually, we throw music events.

We are looking for a Head Barista who will be responsible for delivering our day to day coffee offering to the highest standard (speciality coffee barista experience is essential).

The candidate should be confident in their coffee knowledge, comfortable making coffee under pressure and be able to maintain standards when it gets busy.

You will be responsible for the care and maintenance of the coffee machine and grinders.

We’re looking for someone who likes to be customer facing and enjoys building relationships with customers and the local community.

You will be encouraged to bring creative and innovative ideas to support the ongoing development of our coffee offering whilst maintaining a close relationship with our coffee roaster.

Our pop-up series called ‘On Rotate’ brings together DJs and chefs for a day party full of good vibes, amazing food and soulful music. You’d be an integral part of its programming – a part of the job that allows your creativity to flourish and an opportunity to leave a lasting legacy within the community.

If you’re hardworking, creative and attentive with bags of personality and a love for food and music, this might just be the job role you’ve been waiting for!

  • Candidates should have speciality coffee experience
  • Be comfortable with making coffee to a high standard
  • Be able to maintain and care for all coffee equipment
  • Be able to work fast and maintain standards under pressure
  • Be able to work closely with our roastery
  • Be able to manage and control stock to reduce wastage
  • Uphold the values and standards of Dudley’s
  • Be personable

What we offer

  • A chance to grow organically in an ambitious company
  • Free brunch and coffee on shift
  • Free coffee on days off
  • Family discount at Dudley’s
  • Training and events with our roasters Assembly Coffee
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Pension contribution
  • A share of the service charge
  • Enrolment into our Dudley’s wellness program which includes discounted gym membership, free access to in-house yoga and sound baths hosted by the owners

If you are not familiar with Dudley’s and want to get a feel for the café check us out on instagram @dudleys & @onrotate. If you are interested please send a CV to [email protected]