Redemption Roasters is a specialty coffee company with a difference.
At our roastery, at HMP The Mount, we train inmates in roasting and SCA level barista skills with the aim to reduce reoffending in the UK. We currently run our Barista Training Academy within 9 prisons across England and Wales, along with a Community Training Lab in East London, working with the graduates through their reintegration process and help broker employment in the coffee industry. Redemption Roasters is proud to maintain a minimum of 10% of our entire workforce to graduates from these academies.
In 2017 we opened our first coffee shop in Bloomsbury, since then we opened five more. We are a fast growing company with plenty of opportunities to come.
We are currently looking for a Barista Technician Trainer to join our Education team. We are looking for someone with barista experience, strong espresso machine/grinder familiarity, and an interest in training inmates at our first ever Barista Engineering Academy in HMP High Down.
What else… -experience with espresso machine equipment -an outgoing, strong demeanour and great attitude -proactive, a strong work ethic and willingness to pitch in whatever the task -enthusiasm for our social responsibility ethos
Responsibilities include but are not limited to -Delivering exceptional training on espresso machine and grinder install, cleaning and repair -Teaching soft skills including communication, time management, and customer service -Working with vulnerable groups of people within the HMP guidelines -Conducting assessments and maintaining individual learning plans -Working closely with Redemption’s Social Impact Officer/Employment Broker to place graduates appropriately in a supportive professional environment upon release
Hours: full time - approx 40 hours per week
Please apply through the Coffee Jobs site.
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